About us/Mar Gheall Orainn


“Judged by the law of England, I know this crime entails upon me the penalty of death; but the history of Ireland explains that crime and justifies it.”                                                                             Thomas Francis Meagher

The Thomas Francis Meagher Association is a 501C3, non-profit, formally founded in Helena, Montana, USA, on the 26th of September, 2016.

Our objectives are:

  1. To honor the legacy of Thomas Francis Meagher through history, culture, and art.
  2. Celebrate the life of Thomas Francis Meagher.
  3. To advance the heritage of Thomas Francis Meagher by educating, entertaining, and informing the public about the sacrifices, contributions, and rich spirit of the Irish and their historical efforts and continuing passion for all of the children of Ireland across the globe.

For more information on the Thomas Francis Meagher Association or Meagherfest or to join our email list please email:


You can also contact us at


P.O. Box 1916

Helena, Montana 59624