A Land Shaped by
Sea & Stone
Explore a country shaped by elemental forces over aeons. Immerse yourself in a culture shaped by millennia of history. Plan your escape to Mid & East Antrim to discover a coast, a heritage, a life shaped by sea and stone.
Located less than a mile from the Town Centre, off the Larne Road, the Andrew Jackson Cottage is
The Gobbins is a unique coastal experience at Islandmagee, on the first part of the Causeway Coas
BowCrafty near Martinstown offers fun and educational two day classes in the art of bow making -
George McGrand has been guiding people over a spectacular sea cliff walk that clings to this epic coast since it was reimagined in 2015.
Whitehead Railway Museum
It's true that many visitors talk about the smell of the smoke and memories it brings back but thanks to Thomas the Tank Engine and Harry Potter and the Hogwarts Express you’d be amazed at the number of kids that love it here.
Galgorm Resort & Spa
Set amidst woodland on the banks of the plunging River Maine, Galgorm Resort & Spa, is a part of our heritage, part of our natural world, but just on a higher plane of indulgence! This internationally renowned spa hotel welcomes guests to wander its 163 acres, relax in wood-fired hot tubs overlooking the river or in tranquil garden settings.
Everything I produce is handmade and using the best local ingredients I can find. It’s so important to keep that tradition alive and it’s something visitors to this area love.
St. Nicholas Church
Built by Ulster Anglo-Norman conqueror John de Courcy in the late 12th century, it seems every invasion or change of power or tumultuous local event has left its imprint here.
The Hot Milk Forge
Eamonn Higgins is reviving the ancient craft of blacksmithing amidst the unspoilt beauty of Glenravel. Join him to take up your own anvil, forge and hammer to craft traditional blades or a longbow straight out of Game of Thrones.