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If you're interested in visiting Downhill Demesne with a group please email or call us on 028 2073 3419. We're looking forward to seeing you.
Group visit information
- Minibus parking (no coaches) is available at the Lion's Gate car park. Coach parking and drop-off at the Bishop's Gate entrance, 400 yards from Lion's Gate car park or Hezlett House.
- Tea and coffee are available at Hezlett House.
- Average length of visit 2 hours.
- Group admission (15+) is £3.60 per person (includes joint ticket for Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House).
Special interest tours
With fabulous cliff-walks and sweeping views over Ireland's wild north coastal headland, the Downhill Demesne, once home to its flamboyant creator Earl Bishop Hervey, provides a dramatic setting for this enlightening tour.
The Bishop's Tour: Begin your journey by exploring the gardens at the Bishop's Gate. Continue with a walk through the Black Glens before reaching the Downhill ruins. From here the tour takes you to the stunning Mussenden Temple.
Tour cost £6 per person
Group size 15 to 25 (large groups can be accommodated)
Availability call 028 7084 8728 or email
Duration 1 hour 30 minutes