Things to see or do
- Directions: Ramelton is situated 7 miles north of Letterkenny on the R245. Donegal Ancestry is situated at the end of the quayside in the town.
- Opening Months: All year: Monday to Friday June, July & August: Monday to Sunday
Donegal AncestryRamelton Donegal - Ireland West
The Donegal Ancestry Centre is situated in a beautiful restored quayside building. It has an exhibition entitled 'The Ramelton Story' focusing on several themes including the geology and geography of the area, the early Christian and medieval period, the ruling Gaelic O’Donnell’s, the plantation of Ramelton, Georgian Ramelton. These themes are portrayed through Story Boards, Audio-Visual, Exhibits and Artefacts and a beautifully scaled model of Ramelton town. In the adjoining building is Donegal's county genealogy centre with a database of almost 750,000 records and trained researchers to help people trace their Donegal ancestors. Type of Research Reports: Preliminary Report - our researcher will carry out an assessment. Staged Report - our researcher advises on the relevant sources and the customer may commission research on a phased basis. Full Report - this exclusive and individually designed full family history report will explain the sources that are available for research.
ContactTelephone+353 (0)74 915 1266
Address: Donegal Ancestry Centre, The Quay, Ramelton, Co Donegal, Republic of Ireland