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  1. Bushmills

    Address

    44 Causeway Road, Bushmills, County Antrim, BT57 8SU

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2073 1855

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    • Five Star Quality Assurance
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    The National Trust

    Follow in the footsteps of giants at Northern Ireland's iconic UNESCO World Heritage Site. The basalt columns of the Causeway landscape were left by volcanic eruptions 60 million years ago.

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    • Wifi
  2. Belfast

    Address

    1 Olympic Way, Queen's Road, Belfast, County Antrim, BT3 9EP

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9076 6386

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    • Five Star Quality Assurance
    Five Star Quality Assurance

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    Titanic Attractions

    Titanic Belfast features nine interactive galleries that explore the sights, sounds, smells and stories of Titanic, as well as the City and people which made her - an unmissable experience which brings history to life in an unforgettable way!

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    • On site parking

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    • Wifi
  3. Belfast

    Address

    Alexandra Dock, Queen's Road, Belfast, County Antrim, BT3 9DT

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9045 4484

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    • Five Star Quality Assurance
    Five Star Quality Assurance

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Based in Belfast’s famous Titanic Quarter, HMS Caroline is a First World War-era warship now restored as a must-see floating museum with an amazing story to tell.

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    • On site parking

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    • Wifi
  4. Islandmagee

    Address

    The Gobbins Visitor Centre, 68 Middle Road, Islandmagee, County Antrim, BT40 3SL

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9337 2318

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    • Four Star Quality Assurance
    Four Star Quality Assurance

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    Causeway Coastal Route

    On the thrilling Gobbins Experience, nature isn’t content to just sit back and be admired. It completely engulfs you: from the all-enveloping Irish Sea winds and the dolphins dancing off the coastline.

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    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

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    • Wifi
  5. Hillsborough

    Address

    Main Street, Hillsborough, County Down, BT26 6AG

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 333 320 6000

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Hillsborough Castle is one of the most beautiful, and interesting historic properties in Northern Ireland. Hillsborough is the official residence of the Royal Family when they are in Northern Ireland.

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    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

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    • Wifi
  6. Belfast

    Address

    53 - 55 Crumlin Road, Belfast, County Antrim, BT14 6ST

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9074 1500

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    • Five Star Quality Assurance
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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    On the 31st March 1996 Crumlin Road Gaol slammed shut its doors for what many thought would be the final time, but, on the 19th November 2012 the chains fell off and HMP Belfast was reborn as one of Belfast's most popular visitor attractions.

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    • On site parking
  7. Ballynahinch

    Address

    Spa Road, Ballynahinch, County Down, BT24 8PT

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9756 6100

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    • Five Star Quality Assurance
    Five Star Quality Assurance

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    A mystical and enchanting estate, set in magnificent natural surroundings. Visitor experience includes access to the estate's beautiful gardens; historic walks and trails and an exciting play area where children can engage, explore and learn.

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    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

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    • On site parking

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    • Wifi
  8. Armagh

    Address

    43 Abbey Street, Armagh, County Armagh, BT61 7DY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3752 3142

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    • Four Star Quality Assurance
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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Established in 1771, Armagh Public Library is one of the oldest libraries in Ireland, holding rare and valuable books, ancient Irish artefacts, and print, gem and coin collections. Visitors and researchers, individuals and groups, are all welcome.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • On site parking

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    • Wifi
  9. Newtownards

    Address

    203A Scrabo Road, Newtownards, County Down, BT23 4SJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9181 1491

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    • Four Star Quality Assurance
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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    This charming park is situated around the upper slopes and top of Scrabo Hill, near the area of Newtownards. When visitors come and explore, they will be able to view the panoramic sights of Strangford Lough as well as the surrounding countryside.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • On site parking
  10. Belfast

    Address

    17 Donegall Square North, Belfast, County Antrim, BT1 5GB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9032 1707

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    • Four Star Quality Assurance
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    Ancestry / Tracing your routes

    Founded in 1788, Linen Hall Library is a truly unique institution. As the oldest library in Belfast and the last subscribing library in Ireland, it has an impressive Irish and Local Studies Collection and houses a significant genealogy section.

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    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • Wifi
  11. Newry

    Address

    Castle Street, Newry, County Down, BT34 2BY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 330 137 4034

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    • Four Star Quality Assurance
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    Ancestry / Tracing your routes

    Bagenal’s Castle located in historic Newry is a 16th century fortified house and adjoining 19th Century warehouse, and has been sympathetically restored to house Newry & Mourne Museum and Newry Visitor Information Centre.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

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    • Wifi
  12. Holywood

    Address

    153 Bangor Road, Cultra, Holywood, County Down, BT18 0EU

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9042 8428

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    • Four Star Quality Assurance
    Four Star Quality Assurance

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Step back in time and uncover a way of life from 100 years ago. Explore thatched cottages, farms, schools and shops as you wander through the beautiful parkland of the Ulster Folk Museum.

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    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

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    • On site parking
  13. Fermanagh

    Address

    Upper Lough Erne, Newtownbutler, Fermanagh, County Fermanagh, BT92 8AJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 6773 8118

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    • Four Star Quality Assurance
    Four Star Quality Assurance

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    The National Trust

    Set on the shores of Upper Lough Erne in County Fermanagh, Crom is one of Ireland's most important nature conservation areas.

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    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

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    • On site parking

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    • Wifi
  14. Belfast

    Address

    Donegall Street, Belfast, County Antrim, BT1 2HB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9032 8332

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    • Four Star Quality Assurance
    Four Star Quality Assurance

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    Titanic Attractions

    Belfast Cathedral, also known as the Cathedral Church of St. Anne, has stood for over 100 years as a place of Christian worship in the heart of Belfast. The foundation stone of the Cathedral was laid in 1899 and the building itself,

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    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

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    • Wifi
  15. Armagh

    Address

    5 Vicars' Hill, Armagh, County Armagh, BT61 7ED

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3752 3142

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    • Four Star Quality Assurance
    Four Star Quality Assurance

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Built in 1772 as the Diocesan Registry to hold records for the Church of Ireland Diocese, this Grade A listed building has been restored and was formally opened to the public in March 2011. Fully accessible. Interactive displays for all ages.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • On site parking
  16. Antrim

    Address

    Antrim Castle Gardens And Clotworthy House, Randalstown Road, Antrim, County Antrim, BT41 4LH

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9448 1338

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    • Four Star Quality Assurance
    Four Star Quality Assurance

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Antrim Castle Gardens is an absolute historical gem. You will find nothing like these 400 year old gardens anywhere else in Northern Ireland.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • On site parking

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    • Wifi
  17. Enniskillen

    Address

    Florencecourt, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, BT92 1DB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 6634 8249

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    • Four Star Quality Assurance
    Four Star Quality Assurance

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Florence Court is a truly welcoming home. The house, formerly the home of the Cole family, Earls of Enniskillen, is surrounded by a large area of parkland, garden and woodland, with breathtaking views to Benaughlin and the Cuilcagh Mountains.

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    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

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    • On site parking

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    • Wifi
  18. Armagh

    Address

    Cathedral Close, Armagh, Co Armagh, BT61 7DY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3752 3142

    Gradings

    • Four Star Quality Assurance
    Four Star Quality Assurance

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    Churches & Sacred Sites

    Saint Patrick founded his chief church here on the Hill of Armagh in 445AD, and there has been a Christian church on the site ever since. The present building dates from the 13th Century and was last restored in 1834.

  19. Glenarm

    Address

    Castle Demesne, Glenarm, County Antrim, BT44 0BD

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2884 1203

    Gradings

    • Four Star Quality Assurance
    Four Star Quality Assurance

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    With its own special place in local history, Glenarm Castle is a true national treasure. One of Ireland's oldest estates, and home to the Earls of Antrim, Glenarm Castle is a 'must see' destination and one of N.Ireland's top tourist attractions.

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    • On site parking

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    • Wifi
  20. Loughgall

    Address

    Sloan’s House, 84/86 Main Street, Loughgall, County Armagh, BT61 8HZ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3889 2048

    Gradings

    • Four Star Quality Assurance
    Four Star Quality Assurance

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Sloan’s House Museum holds a unique role in Irish history and has over the years accumulated many original artefacts from 1795, both from the Battle of the Diamond and from the very first meeting held in the Parlour.

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