LOCAL ATTRACTIONS

Ulster American Folk Park

The Ulster American Folk Park is an open-air museum just outside Omagh, in County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. The museum tells the story of three centuries of Irish emigration.

028 8224 3292
2 Mellon Rd, Omagh BT78 5QU
http://nmni.com/uafp

Lifford Jail

Lifford Courthouse or Lifford Gaol, as it is sometimes referred to by locals, is a historic courthouse situated in the centre of Lifford, County Donegal, in Ulster, Ireland.

+353 74 914 1733
The Diamond, Lifford, Co. Donegal, Ireland
https://liffordoldcourthouse.com/

Giants Causeway

The Giant’s Causeway is an area of about 40,000 interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption. It is also known as Clochán an Aifir or Clochán na bhFomhórach in Irish and tha Giant’s Causey in Ulster-Scots.

028 2073 1855
44 Causeway Rd, Bushmills BT57 8SU
https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/giants-causeway

Derry Walls & Tower Museum

A walk around the walls in Derry~Londonderry reveals a splendid city crammed full of history, heritage, interest and a vibrant cultural scene. The award winning Tower Museum is located within the city’s historic walls. Throughout the year the museum also plays host to a range of other temporary exhibitions.

028 7137 2411
Union Hall Place, Londonderry BT48 6LU
http://www.derrystrabane.com/Subsites/Museums-and-Heritage/Tower-Museum

Brunswick Cinebowl

A leisure complex with 7-screen cinema, 10-pin bowling, play centre, pool tables and video arcade. Martha’s Vineyard is sure to surprise even the most discerning diner with its fabulous fresh food beautifully presented in a unique luxurious setting with unrivalled customer service.

028 7137 1999
Brunswick Lane, Pennyburn Industrial Estate, Londonderry BT48 0LU
http://www.brunswickmoviebowl.com/

The Alley Theatre

The Alley Theatre is a theatre based in the heart of Strabane, County Tyrone, Northern Ireland. The venue hosts an auditorium, art gallery, tourist information centre and the famous Irish statue “Where Dreams Go” by Martin Heron or known locally as “Ambrose the Pig”.

028 7188 4760
1A Railway St, Strabane BT82 8EF
http://www.alley-theatre.com/

Titanic Belfast

Titanic Belfast is a visitor attraction and a monument to Belfast’s maritime heritage on the site of the former Harland & Wolff shipyard in the city’s Titanic Quarter where the RMS Titanic was built.

028 9076 6386
1 Olympic Way, Queens Road, Titanic Quarter, Belfast BT3 9EP
http://titanicbelfast.com/

Paintballing

Combining the thrill of adrenaline-pumping action with teamwork, strategy, split-second timing and quick thinking – paintball is one of the most exciting and challenging group experiences money can buy.

079 7163 9932 / 077 4954 8452
Woodbrook House, Tyrone, Newtownstewart, BT78 4LB
http://actionextremeni.co.uk/

Surfing

Fin McCools Surf School is located at Rossnowlagh on scenic Donegal Bay. The beach is about 3 km long with safe surfing all along its length and especially at the southern end. There are many and varied enjoyable activities to make your stay in Rossnowlagh a pleasant and memorable experience. Just some of these are suggested below.

+353 (0) 71 98 59020
Rossnowlagh, Co. Donegal, Ireland
http://www.finmccoolsurfschool.com/

Water Sports – Kayaking & Canoeing

Inish Adventures boast over 20 water and land activities providing all safety gear, wetsuits and equipment. All you need is a towel and swimwear unless otherwise stated. Inish Adventures offer multiple training courses that are recognised by the BCU & RYA.

00353 87 2202 577
Shore Front, Moville, Donegal
http://www.inishadventures.com/

Horse Riding

Ash Lee Riding Centre is a friendly, quality Riding school we have been running the Riding School successfully since 1994, teaching a wide range of ages and abilities. Our aim is for you to enjoy your time spent with us and for you to learn and have fun at the same time

028 7188 0011
4 Carricklee Road, Strabane BT82 9SE
http://www.ashleeridingcentre.com/

Horse Riding (The Sperrins)

The Tyrone & Sperrins region is dominated by the heather-clad slopes of the Sperrin Mountains, Northern Ireland’s largest and least explored mountain range. Discover the region’s romantic landscapes, rich history and heritage, and wide range of outdoor activities.

https://www.discovernorthernireland.com/48-Hours-in-Tyrone-and-The-Sperrins-A2316

Oakfield Park

Oakfield Park – Gardens, Railway and Tea Rooms consists of a wonderful landscape of parkland, woodlands, lakes and formal gardens set around a restored 18th centaury deanery. The grounds include walled gardens, ponds, lakes, a lakeside Nymphaeum, Heritage trees, sculptures, extensive walks and trails and a 4.5km narrow gauge railway with a Diesel & Steam Train operating passenger trips each day.

+353 74 917 3068
Oakfield Demesne, Raphoe, Co. Donegal, Ireland
http://www.oakfieldpark.com/

Game of Thrones Locations

Game of Thrones® is filmed at various locations throughout Northern Ireland. Immerse yourself in all things Westeros by joining in on one of the fantastic experiences or tours. Visit the locations of Winterfell Castle, the Kingsroad or enjoy a themed afternoon tea or medieval banquet.

+44 (0)28 9023 1221
https://www.discovernorthernireland.com/gameofthrones/

Genealogy

Genealogy (from Greek: γενεά genea, “generation”; and λόγος logos, “knowledge”), also known as family history, is the study of families and the tracing of their lineages and history.

+353 74 914 0708
Monreagh Heritage, The Manse, Monreagh, Carrigans, County Donegal, Ireland
http://www.monreaghulsterscotscentre.com/

Archaeology / Geology / Geomorphology

Archaeology is the study of human activity through the recovery and analysis of material culture. Geology is an earth science comprising the study of solid Earth, the rocks of which it is composed, and the processes by which they change. Geomorphology is the study of the physical features of the surface of the earth and their relation to its geological structures.

Martin Bradley – 07926785706
martin839@btinternet.com

Grianan of Aileach Ancient Fort

The Stone Fort of Grianán of Aileach is sits on a hilltop in Inishowen County Donegal. 250m above sea level, the stone fort was probably first built on an earthen rath.

+353 74 9362600
Burt, Inishowen, Donegal, Ireland
http://www.discoverireland.ie/Arts-Culture-Heritage/grianan-of-aileach/73795

Birdwatching

There are many species of bird to be sighted on Inch Island.  The man-made lake, Inch Lake, is a fresh water lake using water run off from the dykes draining the surrounding lands of the Big Isle.  The lake has a large population of swans including Mute Swans, Bewick Swans and Whooper Swans, Mute Swans being the most prevalent.

Inch Island
http://www.welovedonegal.com/islands-inch-island.html

Selkie Sailing

We are an established instructor based company that offers tuition and practical guidance for sailing, kayaking, boat handling and watersports in general. Our Instructors have experience as well as a great passion for the sea. Come visit us for a fun day out!

T: (00353) 749532707 / M: (00353) 862223328
Stranacorchra, Derrybeg, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal, Eire
http://www.selkiesailing.com/

The Abingdon Collection

The Abingdon Collection represents over 45 years of passionate collecting and is divided into two very distinct areas of interest:  The first part concentrates on World War II and represents one of the largest collections in private ownership, with over 2,500 items on permanent display.

T: 028 8224 3373 / M: 07715 455170
16 Gortnagarn Road, Omagh, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland, BT78 5NW
http://theabingdoncollection.com/