Places to See | Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Beechmount House – Teach Ard na bhFeá
The original building is recorded on Taylor and Skinner’s maps of 1777 as belonging to Joseph Wallace.
Now a Belfast-based Irish Language development agency. The organisation’s main aim is to create socio-economic opportunities for the Irish speaking community of Belfast.
Forbairt Feirste is the Irish language development agency hosting the open day. Teach Ard na bhFeá itself is the headquarters of Coláiste Feirste the second largest Irish Medium Secondary School in Ireland.
For this year’s European Heritage Open Days they will be celebrating and showcasing the fascinating 240 year long story, with guided tours, talks, face-painting, story-telling and cameo re-enactments.
Address: 199 Falls Road, The Gaeltacht Quarter, Belfast BT12 6FB
Tel: +44 2890 438597