Emigrants: Two Centuries of Emigration

Gallery: Ulster American Folk Park / Emigrants Exhibition

Follow the emigrant journey through these four sections.

People and Places - people came from all social classes and religious denominations.

Failure and Opportunity - why did they leave? - this section will offer some answers.

Transport and Migration - crossing 3,000 miles of the Atlantic Ocean was long and dangerous.

Survival and Prosperity - what was happening in America? - how did this impact the life of the emigrant.