Take a trip to the heritage centre in An Eachléim in County Mayo’s Gaeltacht (Irish speaking region). Examine the Assisted Emigration Exhibition and discover the stories of 19th-century emigrants to Canada and the US.
You will receive a hearty Irish welcome when you arrive at Ionad Deirbhile, Eachléim. Over a nice cup of tea we will give you all the necessary information about the area, historical sites, beautiful views, lovely beaches, local wildlife, adjacent islands and great walks. There is lots to see and do here. Drop into us for more information.
Ionad Deirbhile, Information & Heritage Centre, Eachléim, Blacksod, mark the “Assisted Emigration from Blacksod Bay” of the 1880s with a Family Fun Day & Re-enactment walk from Belmullet to Blacksod following the route the emigrants from Achill, Newport, Belmullet & Erris.
|Address||Eachléim, Béal an Mhuirthead, Co Mhaigh eo|
|Phone||+353 97 85727|
|Parish(es)||Kilmore (Mayo) Kilcommon Erris (Mayo)|
|Category (ies)||Heritage/Culture Local Organisation|