Autumn events


    Great NI Walk

    Great NI Walk campaign, 2014

    With the onset of autumn and winter, we want to encourage everyone to go walking. Grab your hiking boots, pull on your coziest knitted sweater and head out to explore the beautiful scenery of the Giant's Causeway and causeway coast.

    Read more about Great NI Walk or read our walking tips and download trail maps. 

  • Local kids singing carols as part of â¿¿Tuneful Tuesdaysâ¿¿ throughout December © Roisin McGinn

    Causeway Christmas Tuneful Tuesdays

    Carol singing in the Visitor Centre Tuesdays in December

    Details coming soon

  • Check our 'Things to see & do' page for all upcoming events © Steven McAuley

    Burns & Benandonner Weekend

    Saturday 24 &Sunday 25 January, 2015; 11am – 4pm

    Burns Night festivities last all weekend long at our family-friendly annual celebration of Scottish culture.

    Find the hairy haggis’ hidden in the Visitor Centre, solve the riddles and claim a prize. Enjoy the sound of skilfully played bagpipes and nibble on some Scottish-inspired specials in our café.

    Normal admission; National Trust members free. Book online for discounted tickets

  • Gavin Lapworth leading a guided tour for TIC staff © Alexandra Mehaffy

    Ongoing: Guided walking tours

    Take a tour of the causeway with the people who know it best... our Visitor Experience Rangers. Listen as they delight, entertain and inspire, retelling the facts, myths and legends that surround this natural phenomenon.

    Walking tours every hour on the hour during Visitor Centre opening times. 

  • Track wild animals © National Trust

    Ongoing: '50 things'

    Discover and explore landscaped gardens and parklands, outdoor play areas and acres of wild North Coast countryside. Continue to tick things off your '50 things to do before you're 11 3/4' list this autumn/winter. 

    Pick up your free scrapbook at any of our sites across the North Coast to get started. 

  • Volunteer Niamh putting some local products out on display in the causeway  © Roisin McGinn

    Ongoing: Volunteering

    We're a charity and much of what we do couldn't be done without our army of volunteers. From protecting wildlife habitats to welcoming visitors or helping in our shops and tea-rooms we've lots of opportunities to get involved. 

    To volunteer at the Giant's Causeway, contact Eleanor Killough

    To volunteer across the North Coast, contact James Milliken