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  1. Comber

    Address

    Comber Square, Comber, County Down, BT23 5DX

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9182 6846

    Type

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Situated in The Square in Comber, it was erected in 1845 to commemorate the bravery of Major General Robert 'Rollo' Gillespie born in the town in 1766. A list of his battles can be found on the sides of the pillar.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  2. Lurgan

    Address

    Craigavon Museum Services, Lough Neagh Discovery Centre, Lurgan, County Armagh, BT66 6NJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3831 1669

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Restored 18th century lock-keeper's house and stables located on the Newry Canal. Contains a 'Life on the Canal' exhibition.Home to the Moneypenny's Blacksmith Workshop, which provides public metalworking classes. Situated along the Newry Canal path.

  3. Bellaghy

    Address

    Off Ballydermot Road, Bellaghy, County Londonderry, BT45 8LF

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    Church Island is a small island on Lough Beg - 1.5 miles from Bellaghy. On a visit to the island you will discover the ruins of an old church with no spire.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  4. Limavady

    Address

    Magilligan Point, Point Road, Limavady, County Londonderry, BT49 0LP

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    The Martello Tower at Magilligan is a well known landmark, built between 1812 and 1817 during the Napoleonic Wars, to guard against possible French invasion.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  5. Belfast

    Address

    Near Shaw's Bridge, Off Ballynahatty Road, Belfast, County Down, BT8 8LE

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Archaeological sites

    Refreshingly little is known about this prehistoric enclosure, over 600 ft in diameter, with an earthen bank 20 foot wide and 12 foot high and a dolmen in the centre.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  6. Ballymoney

    Address

    Queen Street, Ballymoney, County Antrim, BT53 6HY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2766 0230

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    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)
  7. Armagh

    Address

    Sovereign's House, The Mall, Armagh, County Armagh, BT61 9DL

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3752 2911

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    Ancestry / Tracing your routes

    The Museum collection covers the history of five regiments, all of which were raised in 1793. The Royal Irish Fusiliers served for almost 200 years and is known as the “Faughs” from their Battle Cry “Faugh-a-Ballagh”.

  8. Newtownards

    Address

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

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

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

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  9. Lisburn

    Address

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

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9266 3863

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    • Ungraded Quality Assurance

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    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.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Dogs accepted by arrangement

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  10. Lurgan

    Address

    Kinnego Marina, Oxford island, Lurgan, County Armagh, BT66 6NJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3832 7573

    Type

    Type:

    St Patrick's trail

    Lying 1km off shore from Maghery Country Park, this island is an exciting destination to be explored. The island has a rich history spanning many centuries, with evidence of human occupation dating back 8000 years BC.

  11. Ballymoney

    Address

    Bregagh Road, Stranocum, Ballymoney, County Antrim, BT53 8PX

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2766 0230

    Type

    Type:

    Causeway Coastal Route

    This beautiful avenue of beech trees was planted by the Stuart family in the eighteenth century and have become one of the most photographed natural phenomena in Northern Ireland.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  12. 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
  13. Derry~Londonderry

    Address

    London Street, Derry~Londonderry, Co Londonderry, BT48 6RQ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7126 7313

    Type

    Type:

    Ancestry / Tracing your routes

    Dominating the skyline on all approaches to the city of Londonderry is Saint Columb's Cathedral, which has stood on its prominent site inside the famous walls of Derry since 1633. Dedicated to the name of Saint Columba (Columb)

  14. 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
  15. 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)
  16. Belfast

    Address

    Nine Lanyon Place, Ground Floor, Belfast, County Antrim, BT1 3LF

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    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)
  17. Belfast

    Address

    41A Rosemary Street, Belfast, County Antrim, BT1 1QB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9024 6609

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    Thomas Andrews, who attended this delightful church with his wife Helen, must have loved its boat-like interior and beautiful woodwork. Dating from 1781, it is Belfast’s oldest place of worship.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  18. Hillsborough

    Address

    The Square, Hillsborough, County Down, BT26 6AG

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Take a step back in history and view this 17th century artillery fort, set in beautiful grounds.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  19. 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
  20. Ballycastle

    Address

    Off Ballycastle/Cushendall Coast Road, Ballycastle, County Antrim, BT54 6QP

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    Remains of Franciscan friary founded around 1500 by Rory MacQuillan. East range of cloister, gatehouse and church virtually complete except for roof. Open all year.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
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