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The Argory


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144 Derrycaw Road, Moy, County Armagh, BT71 6NA
The Argory

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The Argory was built in the 1820s and its hillside location has wonderful views over the gardens and 320 acre wooded estate bordering the River Blackwater. This former home of the MacGeough–Bond family has a splendid stable yard with horse carriages, harness room, acetylene gas plant and laundry. Take a stroll around the delightful gardens or for the more energetic along the woodland and riverside way-marked trails.

Fascinating courtyard displays
Garden, woodland and riverside walks with wonderful sweeping views
Snowdrop walks and superb spring bulbs
Adventure playground and environmental sculpture trail
Enjoy afternoon tea and award winning scones in Lady Ada’s tea room

Visitor facilities –
Historic house: Garden: Countryside: Shop: Refreshments: Guided tours: Suitable for picnics: Country walk: Programme of events: Access for visitors with disability: Facilities for families: Learning: Dogs welcome on leads in grounds/garden only: Available for functions.

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Attraction Facilities

  • Gift Shop
  • Guided Tours Available
  • Open Sundays


  • Picnic Area
  • Tea-room/Cafe onsite

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing facilities

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties
  • Toilets

Leisure Facilities

  • Wifi

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • All major credit/debit cards accepted
  • Euros accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Dogs accepted by arrangement

Guide Prices

Gift Aid Standard
Adult £7.00 £6.36
Child £3.50 £3.18
Family £17.50 £15.90

Standard price:
Gift Aid Standard
Adult £6.00 £5.45
Child £2.50 £2.27
Family £14.50 £13.18

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Opening Times

* House, Café and Shop:
02 Feb - 24 Feb Sat- Sun 11:00 - 17:00
09 Mar - 14 Apr Thurs, Fri, Sat, Sun 11:00- 17:00
15 Arp - 28 Apr Mon, Tues, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat, Sun 11:00- 17:00
02 May - 31 May Thur, Fri, Sat, Sun 11:00 - 17:00
01 Jun - 30 Jun Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat, Sun 11:00 - 17:00
01 Jul - 31 Aug Mon, Tues, Wed, Thur, Fri, Sat, Sun 11:00-17:00
01 Sep- 29 Sep Thur, Fri, Sat, Sun 11:00- 17:00
05 Oct - 27 Oct Sat, Sun 11:00 - 16:00
28 Oct - 03 Nov Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri Sat, Sun 11:00- 16:00

Open all year Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat and Sun 10:00 - 17:00

Please note that throughout June the coffee shop, gift shop and house are open Wednesday until Sunday from 12:00 - 17:00.

The grounds (for walks) are open daily from 10:00 - 17:00. House: admission by guided tour, last tour one hour before closing.

Open Bank Holiday Mondays and all other public holidays in Northern Ireland. Courtyard café and shop open 12:00 - 17:00, half-term (16-17 February). Closed 25, 26 December and 01 January 2020.

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Map & Directions

Road Directions

Directions from Town:
Cycle: The Ulster Canal Cycle Trail pasess the property. Car: On Derrycaw Road, 4 miles from Moy, 3 miles from M1 exit 13 or 14 (coaches exit 13). Drive time: Belfast 40 minutes.

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