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  1. Belfast

    Address

    5-7 Corporation Square, Belfast, Belfast, Co Antrim, BT1 3AJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9031 9931

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Built in 1856 at a cost of £4,500 in memory of Mr John Sinclair.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  2. Derry

    Address

    44 Foyle Street, Derry, Co Londonderry, BT48 6AT

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7126 7284

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Shipquay Gate is one of the original four city gates with the present archway dating from 1805.

  3. Limavady

    Address

    Limavady Visitor Information, Roe Valley Arts & Cultural Cetnre, Limavady, County Londonderry, BT49 0FJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7776 0650

    Type

    Type:

    Archaeological sites

    Rough Fort, on the Limavady to Ballykelly road, is a remarkable earthwork construction over 1000 years old. Known as a rath, it was originally used as a defended farmstead into which livestock could be driven in the times of emergency.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  4. BELFAST

    Address

    Barnett Demesne, BELFAST, Co Antrim, BT9 5PB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9068 1246

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Malone House, located in Barnett Demesne in south Belfast, is a late Georgian mansion which dates from the 1820s.

  5. Armagh

    Address

    Cathedral Road, Armagh, County Armagh, BT61 7QY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3752 2813

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    This imposing cathedral, on an elevated site, was started in 1840, but work was suspended during the Great Famine of 1845-48 and recommenced in 1854 when J. J. McCarthy was appointed architect. It was dedicated for worship in 1873.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  6. Portaferry

    Address

    Tullymally Road, Portaferry, County Down, BT22 1JX

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    These ruined churches are situated one and a half miles north east of Portaferry on the Tullymally Road, east of the A2 to Cloughey and are signposted from Portaferry.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  7. Downpatrick

    Address

    Downpatrick, Down, BT30 6PE

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 4461 3101

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    Two miles outside Downpatrick is the replica of St Patrick's first church in Ireland. Close by, on the crest of Slieve Patrick is a massive statue of St Patrick. Bronze panels illustrate scenes from the life of Ireland's Patron Saint.

  8. Belfast

    Address

    Upper Newtownards Road, Belfast, County Antrim, BT4 3XX

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9052 1802

    Type

    Type:

    Public Park

    Parliament Buildings is home to the Northern Ireland Assembly, the legislative body for Northern Ireland established under the Belfast Agreement 1998 (Good Friday Agreement).

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  9. Dungiven

    Address

    56 Bovevagh Road, Dungiven, County Londonderry, BT47 4NR

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Bovevagh parish church was established in the late Middle Ages on the site of an early monastery, said to have been founded by Colm Cille in 557. Adamnan, Coolm Cille's biographer was reputedly patron here.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  10. Enniskillen

    Address

    Unit E Castle Keep, Castle Barracks, Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh, BT74 7HL

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 6632 3142

    Type

    Type:

    Visitor Centres & Museums

    A visit to The Inniskillings Museum at Enniskillen Castle is a journey through more than 300 years of world history as encountered by the town’s two famous regiments, the Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers and 5th Royal Inniskilling Dragoon Guards.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  11. Bangor

    Address

    Castle Park, Castle Park Avenue, Bangor, County Down, BT20 5ED

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 300 013 3333

    Type

    Type:

    Public Park

    This impressive building was built for the Hon Robert Edward Ward and his family in 1852. It is presently the headquarters of Ards and North Down Borough Council who use the mansions spectacular grand salon as the council chamber.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  12. Killinchy

    Address

    Sketrick Island, Killinchy, County Down, BT23 6QH

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Sketrick Castle is located on Sketrick Island which is reached by a causeway on the west coast of Strangford Lough. This large tower house was built in the mid 15th century and was actively involved in warfare during the 16th century.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  13. Benburb

    Address

    Main Street, Benburb, County Tyrone, BT71 7JZ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3214

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Benburb Castle is dramatically sited on the cliff edge above the River Blackwater in the grounds of Benburb Servite Priory. It was built by Sir Richard Wingfield in around 1615, on or near the site of a stronghold of Shane O’Neill.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  14. Downpatrick

    Address

    St.Patrick's Roman Catholic Church,, 54 St. Patrick's Avenue, Downpatrick, Down, BT30 6DN

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 44612084

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    The foundation stone of this church was laid by Bishop Dorrian in 1886.

  15. Newtownards

    Address

    233 Bangor Road, Newtownards, County Down, BT23 7PH

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9182 3202

    Type

    Type:

    Visitor Centres & Museums

    The Museum examines Ireland's role in the 1st World War with special reference to the cross-community involvement in the 3 local volunteer Divisions: the 10th and 16th (Irish) Divisions and the 36th (Ulster) Division.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  16. Helen's Bay

    Address

    Fort Road, Helen's Bay, County Down, BT19 1PU

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Visitor Centres & Museums

    Grey Point Fort is one of the best preserved early 20th century coastal forts anywhere in the British Isles. Situated in Helen's Bay, Grey Point Fort houses a most unusual hands-on military museum.

  17. Cushendall

    Address

    Garron Road, Glenarriff, Cushendall, County Antrim, BT44 0JT

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9081 9226

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    The ruins of Ardclinis Church and Graveyard occupy a beautiful setting overlooking Red Bay in the townland and civil parish of Ardclinis

  18. Newtownards

    Address

    Court Street, Newtownards, County Down, BT23 7NY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    At the south east edge of Newtownards these substantial remains of a Dominican (Black) Friary founded in 1244 may be viewed. They are the only ones of their type in Northern Ireland.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  19. Dungannon

    Address

    Castlecaulfield, Dungannon, County Tyrone, BT70 1AB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Ruins of mansion built by Sir Toby Caulfield in 1619. Gatehouse with murder-holes and Caulfield arms. Plaque to poet Charles Wolfe (1791-1823) at nearby Anglican church.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  20. Strangford

    Address

    Shore Road, Strangford, County Down, BT30 7NW

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Kilclief Castle was built between 1413 and 1441, reputedly by John Sely, bishop of Down. This makes it the earliest datable tower-house in County Down and is often used to date other tower-houses in the County.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
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