The Old Manse near Carrigans

Poised gracefully amid the fertile lands of the Lagan Valley in East Donegal, near the banks of the River Foyle, approximately 8kms from the historical city of Derry / Londonderry is Monreagh Ulster Scots - Scots Irish Heritage & Education Centre. In the tranquil settings of a beautiful restored 19th century manse, visitors are taken on a journey through the mists of time, exploring the rich heritage of the Laggan district in West Ulster.

Gathering of the Clans 21st June 2014

Join us for a great day of family entertainment with special guests including the McFarlane Clan from the USA. The festival kicks off at 11am and finishes with a live cookery demo with celebrity chef Emmett McCourt at 4pm

The Donegal Diaspora Pobal Domhanda

The Donegal diaspora project has been set up to reach out and engage with Donegal’s global family, its “Pobal Domhanda”. This community is made up of people with a connection to or an interest in Donegal, no matter where they may be living. The Donegal diaspora project is focused on promoting Donegal, creating networks in culture, heritage, sport, community, education and business. Hundreds of people from all over the globe are connecting, join us at