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“Our Story: Donegal and the Easter Rising” Donegal County Museum’s Touring Exhibition– A Resource for Communities


Donegal and the Easter Rising

Cllr James Pat Mc Daid , Judith Mc Carthy, Donegal County Museum, Cllr Gerry McMonagle , Mayor Letterkenny Municipal District,Cllr Marie-Therese Gallagher, Ireland 2016 Donegal Committee and Caroline Carr Donegal County Museum


Donegal County Museum has developed a touring exhibition entitled “Our Story: Donegal and the Easter Rising”. The exhibition consists of a series of pop‐up panels exploring the stories of Donegal people who played a role in the Easter Rising. It will act as a resource for community groups and venues throughout 2016.


It is currently on display in the Letterkenny Public Services Centre until 26 February. It then tours to the Sliabh Sneacht Centre, Inishowen for display during the month of March.


The exhibition is then available for loan out to community groups and community venues.


Donegal and the Easter Rising Judith Mc Carthy

Judith Mc Carthy in Letterkenny PSC presenting "Our Story: Donegal and the Easter Rising" exhibition


The exhibition forms part of the County Donegal 2016 Centenary Programme and was funded through the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht.


For bookings and details please contact 

Donegal County Museum, High Road, Letterkenny

T 074 9124613  E [email protected]



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