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Number of results: 29

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  1. Coleraine

    Address

    Mountsandel Road, Coleraine, County Londonderry, BT52 1TL

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Public Park

    Mountsandel Wood is the earliest known settlement of man in Ireland dating to between 7600 and 7900BC.
    Flint tools were found here, indicating that Stone Age hunters camped here to fish salmon in the natural weir.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  2. Limavady

    Address

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

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Nature and Wildlife

    A well preserved Martello Tower at Magilligan Point, an important historical site in Northern Ireland, built during the Napeolonic Wars marks the entrance to Lough Foyle.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  3. Bushmills

    Address

    44 Causeway Road, Bushmills, County Antrim, BT57 8SU

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2073 1855

    Gradings

    • Five Star Quality Assurance
    Five Star Quality Assurance

    Type

    Type:

    Visitor Attractions

    Awards

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

    Follow in the footsteps of giants at Northern Ireland's iconic UNESCO World Heritage Site. The basalt columns of the Causeway landscape were left by volcanic eruptions 60 million years ago.

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  4. Cushendall

    Address

    Layde Road, Cushendall, County Antrim, BT44 0NQ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    Located one mile from Cushendall are the delightful ruins of a 13th century Franciscan foundation. Chief burial place of the MacDonnell's after Bonamargy which has been built at least three times and served as a parish church.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  5. Limavady

    Address

    Limavady Visitor Information, Roe Valley Arts & Cultural Cetnre, Limavady, County Londonderry, BT49 0FJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7776 0650

    Type

    Type:

    Archaeological sites

    Rough Fort, on the Limavady to Ballykelly road, is a remarkable earthwork construction over 1000 years old. Known as a rath, it was originally used as a defended farmstead into which livestock could be driven in the times of emergency.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  6. Belfast

    Address

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

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Archaeological sites

    A megalithic tomb, dating to the Neolitic or New Stone Age (2000-4000) is found in Knockoneill. It gets its name from the semi-circular forecourt of upright stones that lead to a gallery.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  7. Dungiven

    Address

    Carnabane Road, Dungiven, County Londonderry, BT47 4SR

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    Banagher Church is an impressive ruin with the nave being built around 1100. The date 474 on the west door was carved in the 18th century and near by is a small house shaped tomb, which is said to be that of St. Muiredach O'Heney's.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  8. Limavady

    Address

    Irish Green Street, Limavady, County Londonderry, BT49 0AQ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7776 5438

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Opened in 1842, the Limavady Union Workhouse is reported to be one of the best preserved buildings of its type in the whole of Ireland.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  9. Ballycastle

    Address

    Ballycastle, off Whitepark Road, Ballycastle, County Antrim, BT54 6LP

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Nature and Wildlife

    Kinbane Castle is situated in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, on a long, narrow limestone headland projecting into the sea, approximately five km. from Ballycastle on the road to Ballintoy.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  10. Magilligan

    Address

    off Duncrun Road, Magilligan, County Londonderry, BT49 0JD

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7776 0650

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    An inscribed stone cross at Duncrun marks the site of St Patrick's Monastery and the Roman Catholic church there is dedicated to St Aidan (C6) whose tomb stands near the old church ruins.

    Facilities

    Provider Preferences

    • Free (parking charges may apply)
  11. Ballymena

    Address

    Knockaholet Road, Loughguile, Ballymena, County Antrim, BT44 9JP

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2764 1132

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Awards

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

    This breathtaking venue combines the opulence of 1400 acres of private grounds and lakes with an exquisitely converted castle, courtyard and extensively landscaped ruins which boast a charming walk down to the side of one of the many lakes.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  12. Bushmills

    Address

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

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2073 3218

    Type

    Type:

    Visitor Centres & Museums

    Awards

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

    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.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  13. Ballykelly

    Address

    Tully Road, Ballykelly, County Londonderry, BT49 9HW

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7776 0650

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    The ancient ruins of Tamlaght Finlagan Church and Graveyard are reputed to be the remains of an abbey founded by Columba in 585 AD. The remains of a Round Tower adjacent are said to have acted as a refuge from raiders.

  14. Ballymoney

    Address

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

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2766 0230

    Type

    Type:

    Nature and Wildlife

    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)
  15. Castlerock

    Address

    107 Sea Road, Castlerock, County Londonderry, BT51 4RP

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7084 8728

    Type

    Type:

    Nature and Wildlife

    Awards

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

    Mussenden Temple is located in the beautiful surroundings of Downhill Demesne near Castlerock in County Londonderry. Awe inspiring views, colourful gardens and woodland walks.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  16. Castlerock

    Address

    107 Sea Road, Castlerock, County Londonderry, BT51 4TW

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7084 8728

    Type

    Type:

    Visitor Centres & Museums

    Hezlett’s picturesque thatched cottage exterior hides a fascinating early timber frame dating from 1690, making it one of the oldest vernacular domestic buildings in Northern Ireland.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  17. Limavady

    Address

    24 Main Street, Limavady, Londonderry, BT49 0FJ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 7776 0650

    Type

    Type:

    Churches & Sacred Sites

    Small village on the main route from Limavady to Derry, Greysteel hosts The Vale Centre, which boasts both excellent recreational facilities and retail units in a charming courtyard setting. Nearby Faughanvale Old Church, dating from the ...

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  18. Ballycastle

    Address

    Rathlin Island, Ballycastle, County Antrim, BT54 6RT

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2076 0062

    Type

    Type:

    Visitor Centres & Museums

    Just six miles off County Antrim's north coast with must see views of Northern Ireland's largest seabird colony and a chance to explore Rathlin's unique 'upside down' lighthouse part of the Great Lighthouses of Ireland Trail.

  19. Ballymoney

    Address

    Queen Street, Ballymoney, County Antrim, BT53 6HY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 2766 0230

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    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)
  20. Dungiven

    Address

    56 Bovevagh Road, Dungiven, County Londonderry, BT47 4NR

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    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)
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