Visit the Heritage House in Abbeyleix

Calling all history lovers! Are you looking for something amazing to do on your next day off? If so, make sure to visit the Heritage House in Abbeyleix Co Laois, on your next day off! This museum is located inside the old North Boys School in Abbeyliex and was officially opened as a museum in 1997. Here, visitors can learn all about the history of the area, from pre-Christian times to the modern-day!

Where can I learn about my heritage in Ireland?

Thanks to the Irish Diaspora, many people around the world claim ancestry from the Island. One of the best places to explore this is the Heritage House in Abbeyleix Co Laois.

Visitors can learn all about the Abbeyleix Carpet Factory, which was once a massive industry in the area. You can see examples of carpets made by the factory, which were used onboard the Titanic. One of the highlights of the museum is the Research Room, where visitors can dig deep for information about Abbeyleix and the surrounding area! So, what are you waiting for? Make the most of your next day off and visit the fantastic Heritage House in Abbeyleix!

  • Self-guided tours start from €5.
  • Guided tours start from €7.
  • Great place to learn about family heritage.

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