The Maria Edgeworth Centre
Interactive history tour in Edgeworthstown: Discover one of Ireland’s best kept literary secrets in Ireland’s Hidden Heartlands.
Housed in one of the oldest schools in Ireland, built in 1840. The Maria Edgeworth Centre is an inspiring interpretive centre that is home to original exhibits dating back to the 18th century. Immerse yourself in this interactive experience available in seven languages, uncover the rich history of Ireland’s early education system and the role played by the Edgeworth Family. Feedback from visitors has listed this as one of the best things to do in Edgeworthstown.