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Sep 8, 2014 - Omagh, Northern Ireland

On our way to our next stop, Donegal, we visited the Ulster-American Folk Park. To our great dismay, it was closed that day. However, the shop was open and when we told the manager of the park, Dorothy Crawford, that we had come all the way from America to see this park, she very graciously gave us a private tour and then opened the museum for us as well. That is what you call “Irish hospitality”! One of the best open-air museums of its kind, the Folk Park developed around the boyhood home of Thomas Mellon, famous founder of the Pittsburgh,...

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