Birthplace of Thomas MacGreevy


Thomas MacGreevy (born McGreevy, 26 October 1893 – 16 March 1967) was a pivotal figure in the history of Irish literary modernism and was born here in Tarbert, the son of a policeman and a primary school teacher. The house remains in the use of the MacGreevy family to this day.

A plaque dedicated to the memory of Thomas MacGreevy sits on the external wall of the house. See also page on MacGreevy’s work here


MacGreevy House is NOT open to the public at this time



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