Built in 1841, Carrickmacross Workhouse has been restored into a Community Resource,
Training and Heritage Centre (Not for Profit) by Farney Community Development Group Ltd.
On Thursday, 9th April 2015, composer and singer-songwriter, Sting
visited Carrickmacross Workhouse, Co. Monaghan, where his 3rd great grandmother,
Mary Murphy from Inniskeen, died in 1881.
Honorary Patron of Carrickmacross Workhouse:
Australian Ambassador to Ireland, Her Excellency, Dr. Ruth Adler