Maths & Physics

History, Maths and Mystery

Thursday 15–Friday 16 February, from 10.00am

Suitability: All Ages

90 minute sessions, last admission 2.30pm

Free with admission to Ulster American Folk Park

Hear the story of Irish emigration through our “History, Maths and Mystery” tour, incorporating history, magic tricks and mystery over the midterm break. Visit nine exhibits at the Folk Park, learning more about why people left Ireland, the hazardous Atlantic journey on the ship Brig Union and what awaited the emigrants in the New World. This unique, interactive adventure trail uses magic tricks and each visitor will receive a free booklet, explaining how to recreate the tricks at home.


Ulster American Folk Park
2 Mellon Road
Omagh BT78 5QU


National Museums Northern Ireland