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  • Templecorran Church graveyard
    Attraction | Ballycarry

    Discover magnificent views and Ulster Scots heritage in Templecorran graveyard, Ballycarry.

  • Broughshane Waterfowl Park
    Attraction | Broughshane | Family Fun

    Special waterfowl pond and woodland in Broughshane, run by volunteers with lots of wildlife and outdoor fun for all the family. It's quite unique, being one of only two places in the world where all seven species of swan can be found.

  • Larne Town Parks
    Attraction | Family Fun | Larne | Walking

    Town Park and Chaine Park are delightful parks located on the Causeway Coastal route in Larne offering dramatic coastal views out to Scotland, pleasurable walks, unique heritage features and entertainment for all the family.

  • Ballymena's People’s Park
    Attraction | Ballymena | Family Fun | Walking

    45-acre urban park in the heart of Ballymena with something to do for all the family - you can check out the lake full of ducks, modern playground, urban art, sports facilities, delightful flowers and onsite community initiatives.

  • Carrickfergus Marine Gardens & Promenade
    Attraction | Carrickfergus | Family Fun | Walking

    Beautiful parkland on the waterfront of Carrickfergus within sight of the Castle featuring a maritime themed children's playground, special memorial area, gardens and picnic area.

  • World of Wonder
    Carrickfergus | Family Fun

    One of Northern Ireland's biggest and most modern indoor play centres located in Carrickfergus, giving you all the space you need for hours of family fun, whatever the weather.

  • Whitehead Golf Club Restaurant
    Food and Drink | Whitehead

    Situated on Muldersleigh Hill, on the outskirts of Whitehead, Whitehead Golf Club restaurant offers unrivalled views and a wide range of delicious dishes. Open to non-members.

  • the braid
    Ballymena | Shopping | Visitor Information

    Open all year. Wheelchair access. Provides a first class information service for visitors to Northern Ireland and local residents. Services available at this office include: free information on the local area- tourist attractions, where to eat, events, free information on holidays throughout Northern Ireland...

  • Walk
    Activities | Tours and Itineraries | Walking

    Enjoy the peace and tranquility of Antrim's hills and glens by taking a guided walk with WalkAntrimHills.com. Walks can also be organised for other areas such as the Mournes, Sperrins or Donegal. If you would prefer the freedom of self-guided walking, we can provide help with planning and transport.

  • Mid-Antrim Museum and Arts Centre at The Braid
    Attraction | Ballymena | Experience

    The Mid-Antrim Museum offers a fascinating experience for all the family. The museum boasts two large state of the art exhibition galleries. In the history gallery the story of the mid-Antrim area and its people is presented in a thoroughly contemporary way.

  • Flame Gasworks
    Attraction | Carrickfergus

    Carrickfergus boasts Ireland's sole surviving coal gasworks and is one of the only 3 left in Great Britain and Ireland. Opened in 1855, it supplied Carrickfergus with gas made from coal for over 100 years. Gas was produced until 1967 and the works closed in 1987. The site has been fully restored by Carrickfergus Gasworks Preservation Society and is now open as a visitor and educational attraction.

  • Dining at the Londonderry Arms Hotel
    Carnlough | Food and Drink

    This traditional Georgian hotel in Carnlough, located midway between Belfast and The Giant’s Causeway, offers elegant dining in the Frances Anne and Tapestry Room restaurant or casual dining in the cosy Coach House Bistro and Arkle Bar.

Carnfunnock Camping and Caravan Park

Carnfunnock Camping and Caravan Park
Accommodation | Larne

Carnfunnock Touring Caravan Park and Camp Site are nestled within the rural surroundings of Carnfunnock Country Park, which is uniquely positioned on a beautiful stretch of the Antrim Coastal route (A2).

Curran Court Hotel Restaurant

Curran Court Hotel Restaurant
Larne | Food and Drink

The restaurant at the 4 Star Curran Court Hotel is locally renowned for its well selected menu, home cooking and friendly professional staff.

The array of dishes on offer include snacks, Traditional Roast Dinners and classics with a Modern Twist.

Toast

Toast
Galgorm & Cullybackey | Food and Drink

“Toast” stands for Totally Original And Seriously Tasty and is a delightful café in the heart of Cullybackey, not far from historic Arthur Cottage, offering a range of delicious meals throughout the day.

The Glencloy Inn

The Glencloy Inn
Carnlough | Food and Drink

Historic family owned, traditional Irish bar and restaurant located in the picturesque village of Carnlough, offering great food, drink and hospitality on the Causeway Coastal Route.

Ecos Centre Nature Park

Ecos Centre Nature Park
Walking | Attraction | Ballymena

Ecos Nature Park is an oasis of wildlife, close to the heart of Ballymena town with 8 kilometres of flat footpaths leading visitors around 220 acres of parkland that includes maturing woodland, peaceful lake and ponds, grazed meadows and hay meadows.

The Glensway Tavern

The Glensway Tavern
Martinstown | Food and Drink

Located in the Glens of Antrim, the Glensway Tavern is an attractive 74 seater restaurant, lounge bar and traditional Irish bar with live music at the weekends and quality fresh produce on the menu, complemented by local beers and whiskeys.

  • Carnfunnock Camping and Caravan Park
    Accommodation | Larne

    Carnfunnock Touring Caravan Park and Camp Site are nestled within the rural surroundings of Carnfunnock Country Park, which is uniquely positioned on a beautiful stretch of the Antrim Coastal route (A2).

  • Curran Court Hotel Restaurant
    Larne | Food and Drink

    The restaurant at the 4 Star Curran Court Hotel is locally renowned for its well selected menu, home cooking and friendly professional staff.

    The array of dishes on offer include snacks, Traditional Roast Dinners and classics with a Modern Twist.

  • Toast
    Galgorm & Cullybackey | Food and Drink

    “Toast” stands for Totally Original And Seriously Tasty and is a delightful café in the heart of Cullybackey, not far from historic Arthur Cottage, offering a range of delicious meals throughout the day.

  • The Glencloy Inn
    Carnlough | Food and Drink

    Historic family owned, traditional Irish bar and restaurant located in the picturesque village of Carnlough, offering great food, drink and hospitality on the Causeway Coastal Route.

  • Ecos Centre Nature Park
    Walking | Attraction | Ballymena

    Ecos Nature Park is an oasis of wildlife, close to the heart of Ballymena town with 8 kilometres of flat footpaths leading visitors around 220 acres of parkland that includes maturing woodland, peaceful lake and ponds, grazed meadows and hay meadows.

  • The Glensway Tavern
    Martinstown | Food and Drink

    Located in the Glens of Antrim, the Glensway Tavern is an attractive 74 seater restaurant, lounge bar and traditional Irish bar with live music at the weekends and quality fresh produce on the menu, complemented by local beers and whiskeys.