Featured Destination

March 2020: West Norfolk

Welcome to West Norfolk, a truly special place of unspoilt charm and natural beauty, where tranquillity and relaxation are the order of the day.

Set against ...More
More Uk destinations

Attraction in Carrickfergus

Carrickfergus Castle
Marine Highway
County Antrim

BT38 7BG
Click for phone

Write a review

Carrickfergus Castle is one of Northern Irelandís most striking monuments with over 800 years of history behind it. Under the care of the NIEA it is open to the public for fun days out, or to those wishing to learn more about its history. Apart from its initial construction, there have been a number of alterations to the castle over the course of its history. Cannons from the 17th to 19th centuries are on show in the castle, while the keep houses historical and other displays.


Months Open: Daily 10.00am to 6.00pm
Last admission 30 minutes before closing
Groups/Parties Welcome: Yes - Please pre-book
Discount for Groups: Yes - 10+ £2 per person
Admission Price: Adult: £4
Children / Senior Citizens: £2
Family (2 adults, 2 children): £10

More Attractions nearby

Dunskey Garden (28.38 miles)

Logan Botanic Garden (33.22 miles)

Castle Kennedy Gardens (33.28 miles)

Glenwhan Gardens (36.40 miles)

Glenluce Abbey (39.64 miles)

Today's best hotels deals

This page viewed on 2,629 occasions since 16th May 2011

Brit Quote:
God hangs the greatest weights upon the smallest wires. - Sir Francis Bacon
More Quotes

On this day:
Thames Barrier Opens - 1984, The Loughgall Ambush - 1987, Telegraph Begins Publishing MP Expenses - 2009, Sir Alex Ferguson Announces Retirement - 2013
More dates from British history

click here to view all the British counties

County Pages