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  1. Craigavon

    Address

    Discovery Centre, Annaloist Road, Craigavon, Co Armagh, BT66 6NJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3832 2205

    Type

    Type:

    Ancestry / Tracing your routes

    The Lough Neagh Discovery and Conference Centre boasts 3 conference rooms, Tourist Info,footpaths, bird watching hides, woodland, ponds, wildflower meadows, picnic and play areas. Enjoy stunning, panoramic views of the Lough from the loughside café.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  2. 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
  3. Enniskillen

    Address

    Forthill Park, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, BT74 7BA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 6632 5000

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Pleasantly wooded town park with walks, shrub gardens and children's play area. Started in 1845, the monument took twelve years to complete. It is built in memory of Sir G Lowry Cole G.C.B.

  4. Larne

    Address

    28 Chaine Memorial Road, Larne, County Antrim, BT40 1AD

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9336 6666

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    This special memorial tower stands tall on the western side of Larne Lough, at the entrance to Larne harbour greeting visitors arriving by sea. It's an accurate replica of an Irish Round Tower and is known affectionately by locals as 'The Pencil.'

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  5. Newtownbutler

    Address

    Crom Estate, Newtownbutler, County Fermanagh, BT92 8AP

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 6773 8118

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    One of Ireland's most important conservation areas, Crom is home to a wealth of wildlife. Discover it whether you are fishing, woodland walking, butterfly spotting or bird watching.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  6. Warrenpoint

    Address

    Newry Road, Warrenpoint, County Down, BT34 3LE

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    These are the contact details for Narrow Water Castle which is located in Warrenpoint, County Down. The castle is not open to the public but occasional group visits can be organised by making an application in writing.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  7. Whitehead

    Address

    Railway Preservation Society of Ireland, Castleview Road, Whitehead, County Antrim, BT38 9NA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9337 3968

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    The RPSI maintains a museum at Whitehead and operates steam-hauled excursions over the present day Irish railway network for families and enthusiasts.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  8. Larne

    Address

    Tower Road, Larne, County Antrim, BT40 1AB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9335 8222

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Enjoy a lovely walk along a one mile long stretch of Promenade running from Larne Leisure Centre, parallel with the Causeway Coastal route. Pass by Waterloo Bay, view lots of bird life and dramatic scenery or walk to Town Parks and the Coast Road.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  9. Carnlough

    Address

    Harbour Road, Carnlough, County Antrim, BT44 0EU

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 288 86188

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Learn all about the development of Carnlough through the centuries, including its unique industrial heritage, by visiting the Heritage Hub in Carnlough Town Hall before going on an energetic walk to Cranny Falls via Carnlough Harbour.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  10. Lisnaskea

    Address

    Main Street, Lisnaskea, County Fermanagh, BT92 0JE

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Built in about 1618 by Sir James Balfour, a Scottish planter, the castle was in continuous occupation until the early 19th century.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  11. 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.

  12. Larne

    Address

    Coastguard Road, Larne, County Antrim, BT40 1AU

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    The ruins of Olderfleet Castle stand on the Curran Point facing Larne Lough. It is suggested that it was built by a Scottish family called Bissett of Glenarm circa 1250, others say it was built by the Vikings some 300 years earlier.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  13. Newry

    Address

    Ballintemple Road, Newry, County Down, BT35 8LQ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Archaeological sites

    This unusual megalithic monument is set on the eastern edge of a low ridge, overlooked by Slieve Gullion to the west and around 750m south of the badly disturbed remains of Clonlum court tomb.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  14. 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)
  15. Holywood

    Address

    High Street/Shore Street, Holywood, County Down, BT18 9AB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9127 0069

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Holywoods most well known feature is the towns Maypole, the only surviving in Ireland. Early maps show a Maypole has stood on the site since the 1620`s and today is still the focus of the May Day Celebrations and Fair in the town.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  16. Newry

    Address

    Annaghmare Road, Newry, County Down, BT35 9BJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Archaeological sites

    The court tomb at Annaghmare is one of the best preserved examples of its type, with many of its features preserved in good condition after they were first revealed during excavation in 1963-64.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  17. Downpatrick

    Address

    English Street, Downpatrick, County Down, BT30 6AB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 4461 4922

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Down Cathedral, a Cathedral of the Church of Ireland with magnificent stain glass windows, box pews and beautiful organ case was built in 1183 as a Benedictine Monastry. The patron saint, Patrick is believed to be buried in the nearby graveyard.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  18. Portadown

    Address

    15 Edward Street, Portadown, County Armagh, BT62 3LX

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3831 2400

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    A 1890 sophisticated three-storey brick building in the centre of Portadown.
    Facilities suitable for a range of performances such as concerts, musicals, dance and drama and private functions, exhibitions and weddings.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  19. Enniskillen

    Address

    Enniskillen Castle, Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, BT74 7HL

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 6632 5000

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Awards

    • Visit Britain We're Good to Go 2021We're Good to Go

    Situated beside the River Erne in County Fermanagh, was built almost 600 years ago by Gaelic Maguires. It was strategically important throughout its history. In the 17th century it became a garrison fort and later a military barracks.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  20. Rathfriland

    Address

    Church Hill Road, Drumballyroney, Rathfriland, County Down, BT34 5PH

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 4062 0232

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    The fertile land of County Down has been farming country for centuries. It was here that Patrick Brontë, father of Charlotte, Emily and Anne - the famous Brontë sisters, was born into a farming family on 17th March 1777.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
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