Official tourism website for Northern Ireland
En

Rathlin Island Boathouse Visitor's Centre

The Boathouse Demesne, Rathlin Island, County Antrim, BT54 6RT
Rathlin Island Boathouse Visitor's Centre

Book Tickets Online

About

Spend time in the Boathouse Visitor Centre for a dip into Rathlin's history. The Boathouse houses a collection of displays, photographs, images and articles gathering the Island's past and present together. Worth a visit!

Wheelchair access limited.

History, photographs, artefacts, books, guides and souvenirs for sale.

Admission Free

Pre booking is advisable for the Rathlin/Ballycastle ferry. Bookings are available on www.rathlinballycastleferry.com or tel: 0282076 9299

Book Tickets

Facilities

Attraction Facilities

  • Gift Shop
  • Open Mondays
  • Open Sundays

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties

Payment Methods

  • All major credit/debit cards accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Free (parking charges may apply)

Add Rathlin Island Boathouse Visitor's Centre to your Itinerary

Close window

Call direct on:

Tel(0) 28 2076 0054

Tel(0) 28 2076 2024

Map & Directions

Opening Times

Season (1 Apr 2023 - 30 Sept 2023)
DayTimes
Monday - Sunday09:00 - 17:00

* Closed for lunch 1.00pm - 1.30pm
Seasonal Opening

What's Nearby

  1. Rathlin is Northern Ireland’s only inhabited off-shore island and is thought to come from…

    0 miles away
  2. Breakwater Studio on Rathlin Island is the Studio and Home of Yvonne Braithwaite. She is…

    0.17 miles away
  3. Amidst the rugged landscape of this isolated island, you can let your mind wander and…

    0.34 miles away
  4. Just six miles off County Antrim's north coast with must see views of Northern Ireland's…

    3.11 miles away
  5. Kinbane Castle is situated in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, on a long, narrow…

    5.68 miles away
  6. Ballycastle Beach offers stunning views of Rathlin Island and Fairhead ans is…

    6.02 miles away
  7. A lonely and mysterious Moorland Lake, sometimes called the 'Vanishing Lake'.

    6.17 miles away
  8. Carrick-a-rede Rope Bridge is currently closed until Tuesday December 27, 2022. The site…

    6.38 miles away
  9. Remains of Franciscan friary founded around 1500 by Rory MacQuillan. East range of…

    6.43 miles away
  10. Stunning coastal views from this headland in this Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty,…

    6.44 miles away
  11. We specialise in producing smoked foods naturally, in the picturesque coastal town of…

    6.72 miles away
  12. Ballintoy Harbour can be discovered in the picturesque village of Ballintoy. Known as a…

    7.22 miles away
  13. The spectacular beach forms a white arc between two headlands on the North Antrim coast.…

    9.07 miles away
  14. Five-mile drive through peatland forest with many fine views of Rathlin Island and…

    9.31 miles away
  15. The beautifully restored Old Church Centre offers arts & heritage events, exhibitions,…

    13.05 miles away
  16. This beautiful avenue of beech trees was planted by the Stuart family in the eighteenth…

    13.07 miles away

Virtual Tour

Map & Directions

Road Directions

Directions from Town:From Ballycastle take the ferry to Rathlin Island

Back to Top

Tourism Northern Ireland

Don't Miss