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  1. Newry

    Address

    Bagenal's Castle, Castle Street, Newry, Co Down, BT34 2BY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3031 3170

    Type

    Type:

    Archaeological sites

    Corliss Fort is one of the best-preserved bivallate raths in County Armagh.

  2. Ballymoney

    Address

    Queen Street, Ballymoney, County Antrim, BT53 6HY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2766 0230

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    This burial ground is the site of the ruins of the old parish church which was completed in 1637. The graveyard holds over 400 headstones, the oldest dating to 1610.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  3. Derry~Londonderry

    Address

    Ardmore Road, Derry~Londonderry, County Londonderry, BT47 3QP

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7134 9223

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Ashbrook has been family home of the Ash family since before 1595. The Honorable The Irish Society records the Ash family as one of only four 'native land owners' prior to the plantation.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  4. Omagh

    Address

    Crouk, Greencastle, Omagh, County Tyrone, BT79 9AF

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 8076 1112

    Type

    Type:

    Archaeological sites

    Dun Ruadh, meaning "Red Fort", is situated near the site of Crouk School, about 7km north of An Creagan. This is a large circular burial cairn surrounded by a ditch and bank.

  5. Holywood

    Address

    Brook Street, Holywood, County Down, BT18 9BB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Holywood Motte is an Anglo-Norman castle mound, which probably had a ditch round its base and a timber palisade round the summit.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  6. Cloughey

    Address

    Ardminnan Road, Cloughey, County Down, BT22 1QJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9182 6846

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    Within it are the ruins of a medieval church which is believed to be the Church of Ardmacossce or Ardmacaisse, mentioned in the Taxation of Pope Nicholas, 1306, along with an unusual cross-carved boulder.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  7. Belfast

    Address

    1a Clonard Gardens, Falls Road, Belfast, County Antrim, BT13 2RL

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9044 5950

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    Built in 1897 by the Naughton brothers of Randalstown, Clonard Monastery was designed in early French Gothic style by Ludwig Oppenheimer; Clonard is home to the Redemptorists, who were founded in Italy in 1732.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  8. Omagh

    Address

    Aghascrebagh Road, Greencastle, Omagh, County Tyrone, BT79 9AB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 8076 1112

    Type

    Type:

    Archaeological sites

    This is the only example of an Ogham Stone inscription in County Tyrone, situated 7km north of An Creggan. It is believed to have been a burial marker or commemorative inscription incised on the stone before 500AD.

  9. Coleraine

    Address

    The Diamond, Coleraine, County Londonderry, BT52 1DE

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7034 4723

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Coleraine Town Hall presides over the central shopping piazza in Coleraine. Designed by Thomas Turner, the Town Hall, which is of major historical significance, was built in 1859 by McLaughlin & Harvey for £4,147(over £7m today).

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  10. Comber

    Address

    St Mary's Parish Church, The Square, Comber, Co Down, BT23 5DU

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9187 3963

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    St Mary’s Parish Church stands on the site of a Cistercian Abbey built in 1199. It was of similar size and architecture to the one in Greyabbey and survived until 1543 when it was closed by order of Henry VIII. The present church dates from 1840.

  11. Ballymena

    Address

    Knockaholet Road, Loughguile, Ballymena, County Antrim, BT44 9JP

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2764 1132

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2020We're Good to Go

    This breathtaking venue combines the opulence of 1400 acres of private grounds and lakes with an exquisitely converted castle, courtyard and extensively landscaped ruins which boast a charming walk down to the side of one of the many lakes.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  12. Omagh

    Address

    Coolnharen Rd, Loughmacrory, Omagh, County Tyrone, BT79 9AB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 8076 1112

    Type

    Type:

    Archaeological sites

    Located 3km from An Creggan this is a burial chamber which has a front chamber and a doorway marked by 3 stones, with double walls made of large upright stones, and a roof constructed of flat stones called 'lintels'.

  13. Newtownstewart

    Address

    Townhall Street, Newtownstewart, County Tyrone, BT78 4AX

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Archaeological sites

    The power of the O’Neill chieftains in Tyrone came to an end in 1607. Defeated in battle by English forces and fearful for their future, Hugh O’Neill and his allies fled Ireland in what has become known as the Flight of the Earls.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  14. Larne

    Address

    Waterloo Bay, The Promenade, Larne, County Antrim, BT40 1AB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9335 8222

    Type

    Type:

    Archaeological sites

    Explore Waterloo Bay in Larne, the most accessible locality for fossil hunting and geological interest anywhere on the island of Ireland.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  15. Banbridge

    Address

    FE McWilliam Gallery & Studio, 200 Newry Road, Banbridge, County Down, BT32 3NB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 4062 3322

    Type

    Type:

    St Patrick's trail

    19th century high cross in the grounds of Donaghmore Church of Ireland in County Down.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  16. Ardboe

    Address

    Battery Road, Ardboe, County Tyrone, BT80 0HY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    A 10th Century Cross situated on a rocky height on the shores of Lough Neagh. It is a national monument which is believed to be the first High Cross of Ulster. The cross stands 18.5 feet high and 3.5 feet wide.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  17. Enniskillen

    Address

    565 Boa Island Road, Lusty Beg Island, Kesh, Enniskillen, Co Fermanagh, BT93 8AD

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    In Caldragh Cemetery on Boa Island, Lower lough Erne stand two unique stone carvings. The larger of these is a Janus figure

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  18. Dromore

    Address

    Mount Street, Dromore, County Down, BT25 1DQ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Archaeological sites

    Dromore Mound or Dromore Motte and Bailey as it is commonly known is the best preserved and most impressive Anglo-Norman motte and bailey structure in Ulster. It was built by Sir John de Courcy after the Norman Conquest in the 13th Century.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  19. Downpatrick

    Address

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

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 44612084

    Type

    Type:

    St Patrick's trail

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

  20. Bangor

    Address

    Castle Park Avenue, Bangor, County Down, BT20 4BT

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9127 0069

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Stroll through this beautiful wooded wonderland which is an exhilarating experience throughout the seasons.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
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