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  1. Bellaghy

    Address

    Castle Street, Bellaghy, County Londonderry, BT45 8LA

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    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Built around 1619 by Sir Baptist Jones, Bellaghy Bawn is a fortified house and bawn (the defensive wall surrounding an Irish tower house).

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • On site parking
  2. Derrygonnelly

    Address

    Loughshore Road, Tully, Derrygonnelly, County Fermanagh, BT93 6HP

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    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    This fortified house and bawn are set on Tully Point and were built for Sir John Hume who occupied the house until 1641 when it was attacked and burned on Christmas Eve by Rory Maguire and the inhabitants massacred. It was not lived in again.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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  3. Bangor

    Address

    Valentine Road, Castle Park, Bangor, County Down, BT20 4BN

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9127 0069

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    It is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the peace and quiet. Varieties of flowers, plants, fruit and vegetables mix with sculptures and a unique fountain with a tongue twister!

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    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

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  4. Belfast

    Address

    Donegall Square, Belfast, County Antrim, BT1 5GS

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9032 0202

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    Completed in 1906, Belfast City Hall is a magnificent Baroque Revival 'wedding cake' built to reflect Belfast's city status, granted by Queen Victoria in 1888. The grounds are also used for many events from continental markets to open air concerts.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • Wifi
  5. Downpatrick

    Address

    Inch Abbey Road, Downpatrick, County Down, BT30 9AX

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    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    Located on the north bank of the Quoile River, Inch Abbey was founded by John de Courcy in atonement for his destruction of Erenagah Abbey.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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  6. Greyabbey

    Address

    Main Street, Greyabbey, County Down, BT22 2NQ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    Churches & Sacred Sites

    Grey Abbey, a Cistercian Abbey church and its living quarters were founded in 1193 by Affreca wife of John de Courcy, the Anglo-Norman invader of East Ulster.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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  7. Enniskillen

    Address

    Devenish, Trory, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, BT94 2FE

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    Churches & Sacred Sites

    Famous for its perfect 12th-century round tower and ruined Augustinian abbey, Devenish Monastic Site was founded in the 6th century by Saint Molaise on one of Lough Erne’s many islands.

  8. Bangor

    Address

    1 St. Malachy's Way, Bangor, County Down, BT20 4JE

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9127 0069

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    Founded in 558AD the main body of the building dates from 1830's, the tower from 15th century and steeple dates around 1693. Interesting gravestones include a memorial to the assistant surgeon of the Titanic, local man John Edward Simpson.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • On site parking
  9. Strangford

    Address

    Downpatrick Road, Strangford, County Down, BT30 7BA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 4488 1204

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    The National Trust

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

    See the Gothic and Classic collide at Castle Ward, an eccentric 18th century mansion and estate looking out over the tranquil waters of Strangford Lough in County Down.

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  10. Newry

    Address

    38 Hill Street, Newry, Down, BT34 2BW

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3026 2586

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    This is undoubtedly the most commanding building in Newry and is arguably the most important work executed by Newry's greatest native architect, Thomas Duff. Built in 1829 of local granite at a cost of £8,000, it was the first Catholic Cathedral.

  11. Dungannon

    Address

    26 Market Square, Dungannon, County Tyrone, BT70 1AB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 8772 8600

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    Discover the history of the O’Neills, the Flight of the Earls and the Plantation of Ulster at the permanent, interactive exhibition in Ranfurly House Arts and Visitor Centre. Take a stroll on the Hill of the O’Neill and take in the excellent views.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • Wifi
  12. Newtownards

    Address

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

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    Scrabo Country Park is centred at the top of Scrabo Hill near Newtownards and boasts incredible views over Strangford Lough and the surrounding countryside.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • On site parking
  13. Newry

    Address

    Greencastle Pier Road, Newry, County Down, BT34 4LR

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    Commanding the mouth of Carlingford Lough, the Castle has an eventful history. It was built in the 13th century, taken by Edward Bruce in 1316, attacked at least twice by the Irish in the late 14th century and maintained as a garrison up to 1590.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • On site parking
  14. Dundrum

    Address

    Castle Road, Dundrum, County Down, BT33 0NF

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    Archaeological sites

    Believed to have been built in or around 1177, Dundrum Castle was built by John De Courcy as part of his coastal defence after he invaded Ulster. Dundrum Castle is located on a wooded hill north-west of Dundrum village near Newcastle.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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  15. Newtownards

    Address

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

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9182 3202

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    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.

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  16. Lisburn

    Address

    90-192 Grand Street, Lisburn, Lisburn, Co Antrim, BT27 4TY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9266 3863

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    Discover the magic of brewing by visiting Ireland's oldest independent brewery, in the 19th century courtyard of Hilden House, near Lisburn. Enjoy the best of award winning cuisine prepared using the finest local ingredients.

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  17. Helen's Bay

    Address

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

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    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.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • On site parking
  18. Belfast

    Address

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

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9052 1802

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

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • Wifi
  19. Bushmills

    Address

    2 Distillery Road, Bushmills, County Antrim, BT57 8XH

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2073 3218

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    Causeway Coastal Route

    Bushmills Irish Whiskey is made at the oldest working licenced distillery, set on the beautiful North Coast close to the Giant's Causeway. On your visit you will be shown round a working distillery with all the associated sights and smells.

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    • On site parking

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    • Wifi
  20. Lurgan

    Address

    Windsor Avenue, Lurgan, County Armagh, BT67 9BJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 7711 109 351

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

    Brownlow House is Located in the centre of Lurgan adjacent to Lurgan Public Park, a grade A listed building now open for viewing.

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    • Free (parking charges may apply)

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    • On site parking
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