One of our core objectives is to share these wonderful properties in new and exciting ways through participation and learning. Here you will discover the breadth of our work and how we are exploring new ways of working.

Bringing Places to Life

John the Magnificent Smith Barry Fota House Christmas Magic of Santa The Irish Heritage Trust Authentic Christmas

What was Christmas in the past really like?

We are so lucky at the Trust to have properties where traces of Christmas past still remain ...

Minister Heather Humphreys Jim Callery Strokestown Park House Irish Heritage Trust

MINISTER HUMPHREYS VISITS STROKESTOWN

The Minister for Arts, Heritage, Regional, Rural and Gaeltacht Affairs, Heather Humphreys TD, joined...

Museum Standards Fota House Irish Heritage Trust

FOTA HOUSE AWARDED MUSEUM ACCREDITATION

We were honoured to receive official Museum Accreditation for Fota House during the summer. This is...

Johnstown Castle Teagasc Irish Heritage Trust

OPEN DAYS AT JOHNSTOWN CASTLE

We were delighted to host the “Johnstown Open Days” with Teagasc and the Irish Agricultural...

Conference Jim Callery

The Irish Famine Summer School

The Irish Famine Summer School is an unique event in a very special place. It attracts scholars from...

8 Independent Objects Strokestown

8 Independent Objects at Strokestown

At Strokestown Park we commemorated the centenary of 1916 with an exhibition of objects that belong...

School Trips Irish Heritage Trust

Making School Trips Brilliant

Every time a school visits one of our properties we aim to make it a brilliant and memorable day...