Tyrone Guthrie Centre will be taking part in Heritage Week with guided tours of the historic house, art studios and dance studios on Saturday 29th August from 12pm to 4pm, booking essential.
The Tyrone Guthrie Centre is a centre for creative artists at Annaghmakerrig, Newbliss, County Monaghan, Ireland, founded in 1981. The house was the family home of theatrical director Sir Tyrone Guthrie, and it was his will that it be used as a retreat. His will read that he would leave:
...my said dwelling-house, furniture, pictures and chattels and the income of my residuary estate to be used for the purpose of providing a retreat for artists and other like persons ... so as to enable them to do or facilitate them in doing creative work.