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  • Flame Gasworks
    Attractions | 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.

  • Saint Nicholas' Church, Carrickfergus
    Attraction | Attractions | Carrickfergus

    Established in 1182 by the Anglo Norman, John de Courcy, St Nicholas' has many historic features including a medieval porch, the Chichester memorial to Lord Donegall, a skew aisle, wonderful stained glass and a leper window.

  • Carrickfergus Museum
    Attraction | Attractions | Carrickfergus

    Local museum interpreting the long and distinguished history of the town and surrounding area, with artefacts of treasure excavated in Carrickfergus. There are multi-media and audio-visual presentations.

  • Carrickfergus Castle Visitor Information Centre
    Shopping | Visitor Information | Carrickfergus

    We offer a full range of services, including free maps and information leaflets, bus and rail times.

  • Arthur Cottage and Interpretative Centre
    Galgorm & Cullybackey | Attractions | Ballymena | Food Demonstrations

    Arthur Cottage, Cullybackey, is the Ancestral Home of the 21st President of the USA Chester Alan Arthur.

  • Larne Museum & Arts Centre
    Larne | Attraction | Attractions

    Housed in the historic former Carnegie Free Library building, Larne Museum and Arts Centre boasts permanent and temporary exhibitions reflecting the agricultural, industrial, military and maritime history of the area.

  • Larne Promenade
    Larne | Walking | Attraction | Attractions

    Enjoy a lovely walk along a one mile long stretch of Promenade running from Larne Leisure Centre, parallel with the Causeway Coastal route. Pass by Waterloo Bay, view lots of bird life and dramatic scenery or walk to Town Parks and the Coast Road.

  • Steam Trains Ireland
    Attraction | Attractions | Whitehead

    The RPSI maintains a museum at Whitehead and operates steam-hauled excursions over the present day Irish railway network for families and enthusiasts.

  • Bannside Craft Shop, Bethlehem Abbey
    Portglenone | Shopping

    Our Lady of Bethlehem Abbey is a Cistercian monastery in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. It was founded in 1948 and currently numbers 20 monks. The monks live a secluded, contemplative life in which prayer holds a central position.

  • Chaine Memorial Tower
    Larne | Attraction | Attractions

    This special memorial tower stands tall on the western side of Larne Lough, at the entrance to Larne harbour greeting visitors arriving by sea. It's an accurate replica of an Irish Round Tower and is known affectionately by locals as 'The Pencil.'

  • Olderfleet Castle
    Larne | Attraction | Attractions

    The ruins of Olderfleet Castle stand on the Curran Point facing Larne Lough. It is suggested that it was built by a Scottish family called Bissett of Glenarm circa 1250, others say it was built by the Vikings some 300 years earlier.

  • Kilcoan Gardens
    Gardens | Islandmagee | Larne | Attraction | Attractions | Crafting | Experience

    The gardens are situated within the peninsula of Islandmagee, with beautiful views over Larne Lough and include a cottage garden, orchard, vegetable area and herb garden.

Bellahill Cookery

Bellahill Cookery
Activities | Ballycarry | Food Demonstrations | Carrickfergus | Cookery Schools | Experience

Located only two minutes inland from the Causeway Coastal Route, visitors will be inspired by Arlene’s relaxed and friendly demonstrations, designed especially for small groups, who wish to enjoy a more interactive and personal experience.

Delta Force Paintball

Delta Force Paintball
Activities | Orienteering | Larne

Discover imaginative game zones with themed missions during a full day experience at the Belfast Paintball Centre. Trusted by thousands of players, Delta Force Paintball promises to deliver a premium service to ensure your day is full of action

Toast the Coast Food Tours

Toast the Coast Food Tours
Activities | Whitehead | Sightseeing

If you are delighted by the finest foods and drink, Portia Woods will endear the Glens of Antrim and the Causeway Coastal Route to you. Her intimate knowledge of the region’s food and her personal relationships with its exceptional bakers, chefs, bre

Ulster Whiskey

Ulster Whiskey
Activities | Food and Drink | Arts and Culture Tours | Glenarm | Tours and Itineraries | Experience

Irish Whiskey is the fastest growing drinks market in the world, more and more people are rediscovering this most wonderful of drinks. Join Marty McAuley and be guided through the dynamic and exciting world.

Trout Tours NI

Trout Tours NI
Activities | Coarse Fishing | Larne | Tours and Itineraries

Trout Tours NI are based in the seaport and market town of Larne, County Antrim. We have a passion for trout fishing and aim to provide the best fishing tours available in Northern Ireland.

Whitehead Guided Walk & Food Tastings

Whitehead Guided Walk & Food Tastings
Activities | Sightseeing | Guided Food Tours | Tours and Itineraries | Walking | Experience | Whitehead

Walk the Town with No Streets and enjoy the local food. Your guide will take you on a leisurely walk and food tasting experience in this beautiful town on the Causeway Coastal Route.

  • Bellahill Cookery
    Activities | Ballycarry | Food Demonstrations | Carrickfergus | Cookery Schools | Experience

    Located only two minutes inland from the Causeway Coastal Route, visitors will be inspired by Arlene’s relaxed and friendly demonstrations, designed especially for small groups, who wish to enjoy a more interactive and personal experience.

  • Delta Force Paintball
    Activities | Orienteering | Larne

    Discover imaginative game zones with themed missions during a full day experience at the Belfast Paintball Centre. Trusted by thousands of players, Delta Force Paintball promises to deliver a premium service to ensure your day is full of action

  • Toast the Coast Food Tours
    Activities | Whitehead | Sightseeing

    If you are delighted by the finest foods and drink, Portia Woods will endear the Glens of Antrim and the Causeway Coastal Route to you. Her intimate knowledge of the region’s food and her personal relationships with its exceptional bakers, chefs, bre

  • Ulster Whiskey
    Activities | Food and Drink | Arts and Culture Tours | Glenarm | Tours and Itineraries | Experience

    Irish Whiskey is the fastest growing drinks market in the world, more and more people are rediscovering this most wonderful of drinks. Join Marty McAuley and be guided through the dynamic and exciting world.

  • Trout Tours NI
    Activities | Coarse Fishing | Larne | Tours and Itineraries

    Trout Tours NI are based in the seaport and market town of Larne, County Antrim. We have a passion for trout fishing and aim to provide the best fishing tours available in Northern Ireland.

  • Whitehead Guided Walk & Food Tastings
    Activities | Sightseeing | Guided Food Tours | Tours and Itineraries | Walking | Experience | Whitehead

    Walk the Town with No Streets and enjoy the local food. Your guide will take you on a leisurely walk and food tasting experience in this beautiful town on the Causeway Coastal Route.