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Bronte Homeland Interpretative Centre Tour

Church Hill Road, Drumballyroney, Rathfriland, County Down, BT34 5PH
Bronte Homeland Interpretative Centre Tour


Follow the story of Patrick Bronte and his family through the interpretive centre and homeland drive. Housed in the old school house where Patrick, father of the novelist sisters, taught and in the church where he preached his first sermon, the centre chronicles the life of Patrick and his family. The remains of Patrick's birthplace cottage at Emdale can be seen on an eight mile self- guided drive which starts at the Centre and ends at Glascar Presbyterian Church.

The tour takes place on 5th and 6th August and 2nd and 3rd September. There are two tours each day.

Tickets must be booked in advance

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Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Adult£7.00 per ticket
Concession£5.00 per ticket

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Opening Times

Season (3 Sept 2022)
Saturday12:30 - 13:30
14:30 - 15:30

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