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  1. Ballynahinch

    Address

    Spa Road, Ballynahinch, County Down, BT24 8PT

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9756 6100

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    • Five Star Quality Assurance
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    Visitor Centres & Museums

    Awards

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

    A mystical and enchanting estate, set in magnificent natural surroundings. Visitor experience includes access to the estate's beautiful gardens; historic walks and trails and an exciting play area where children can engage, explore and learn.

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    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  2. Newry

    Address

    Castle Street, Newry, County Down, BT34 2BY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 330 137 4034

    Gradings

    • Four Star Quality Assurance
    Four Star Quality Assurance

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    Visitor Centres & Museums

    Bagenal’s Castle located in historic Newry is a 16th century fortified house and adjoining 19th Century warehouse, and has been sympathetically restored to house Newry & Mourne Museum and Newry Visitor Information Centre.

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    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

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    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  3. Newry

    Address

    Bagenal's Castle, Castle Street, Newry, Co Down, BT34 2BY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3031 3170

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    This 18 arch viaduct, close to Newry, is a prominent feature of the south Armagh landscape.

  4. Warrenpoint

    Address

    Newry Road, Warrenpoint, County Down, BT34 3LE

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    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.

  5. Downpatrick

    Address

    Audleystown Road, Portloughan, Downpatrick, County Down, BT30 7LP

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    The castle dates probably from around the 15th century, but the early history is unknown. This site was used for filming a scene for Game of Thrones®.

  6. Downpatrick

    Address

    English Street, Downpatrick, County Down, BT30 6AB

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 4461 4922

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    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

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  7. Newcastle

    Address

    Carrigs Road, Newcastle, County Down, BT33 0JT

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Maghera Church and Round Tower is of major historical importance and is among many important heritage sites throughout County Down.

  8. Newry

    Address

    Kilnasaggart Road, Jonesborough, Newry, County Armagh, BT35 8JA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    South of the County Armagh village of Jonesborough lie the ruins of Moyry Castle, built in the 17th century to guard the strategic mountain pass known as Moyry Pass or the 'Gap of the North'.

  9. Newry

    Address

    Greencastle Pier Road, Newry, County Down, BT34 4LR

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Commanding the mouth of Carlingford Lough, the Castle has an eventful history. It was built in the 13th century, taken by Edward Bruce in 1316, attacked at least twice by the Irish in the late 14th century and maintained as a garrison up to 1590.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  10. Downpatrick

    Address

    Junction of Bucks Head Road & Loughinisland Road, Downpatrick, County Down, BT30 8JW

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Situated 8.8km south east of Ballynahinch, on the north east shore of Loughinisland Lake, within sight of Loughinisland Church. A slightly displaced capstone covers a rectangular chamber of which three side stones survive.

  11. Castlewellan

    Address

    Goward Road, Castlewellan, County Down, BT34 5YL

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

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    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Goward Dolmen is situated approx 0.4km south of the B8 Castlewellan/Hilltown road on the north west slopes of the Mourne Mountains and is a fine portal tomb surrounded by trees.

  12. 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.

  13. Bessbrook

    Address

    Camlough Road, Bessbrook, County Armagh, BT35 7EF

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 8778 4753

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Awards

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

    A National Trust Property, Derrymore House is an elegant thatched cottage that stands amid a picturesque landscape estate less than 2 miles from Newry.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  14. Dundrum

    Address

    Castle Road, Dundrum, County Down, BT33 0NF

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Visitor Centres & Museums

    Believed to have been built in or around 1177, Dundrum Castle was built by John De Courcy as part of his coastal defence after he invaded Ulster. Dundrum Castle is located on a wooded hill north-west of Dundrum village near Newcastle.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  15. Strangford

    Address

    Downpatrick Road, Strangford, County Down, BT30 7BA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 4488 1204

    Type

    Type:

    Visitor Centres & Museums

    Awards

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

    Discover a place of contrasts and creativity at Castle Ward, an eccentric 18th century mansion and estate looking out over the tranquil waters of Strangford Lough in County Down.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Facilities

    Leisure Facilities

    • Wifi
  16. Downpatrick

    Address

    Ardglass Road, Downpatrick, County Down, BT30 6RA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Struell Wells was built around a stream flowing through a secluded valley. It was a popular place of pilgrimage from the 1600s until the 1840s.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  17. Downpatrick

    Address

    The Railway Station, Market Street, Downpatrick, County Down, BT30 6LZ

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 7482 186 019

    Type

    Type:

    Visitor Centres & Museums

    Travel back to the past with real vintage steam trains through St. Patrick's Country, over the River Quoile and under the graceful Down Cathedral to peaceful ruins of Inch Abbey.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
  18. Newry

    Address

    Bagenal's Castle, Castle Street, Newry, Co Down, BT34 2BY

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3031 3170

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    The church on this site was probably founded with the arrival of the O’Neills around 1450, who built their castle at Glassdrummond.

  19. Whitecross

    Address

    Ballymoyer Road, Whitecross, County Armagh, BT60 2LA

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 3031 3170

    Type

    Type:

    Historic Sites, Houses, Castles & Buildings

    Ballymoyer Old Church, in the churchyard of St. Luke’s Church of Ireland parish, is a rare example of seventeeth century architecture and of particular interest are the heavy round-headed windows.

  20. Downpatrick

    Address

    Inch Abbey Road, Downpatrick, County Down, BT30 9AX

    Telephone

    +44 (0) 28 9082 3207

    Type

    Type:

    Public Park

    Located on the north bank of the Quoile River, Inch Abbey was founded by John de Courcy in atonement for his destruction of Erenagah Abbey.

    Facilities

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking
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