Northern Ireland

Truly breathtaking, from the legendary basalt columns of the Giant's Causeway to the haunting Fermanagh lakeland

Places to visit

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Murlough NNR beach

Beautiful beaches in Northern Ireland 

With fantastic beaches close to home pack a picnic and towel, or wellies and a rain coat, and go play on our golden sands.

Spring into summer

Where will you explore today?

Time for outdoor adventures

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Looking after nature in Northern Ireland

With your support we are looking after land in ways that give nature space to regenerate, allowing wildlife to return. Here’s a little of what we are doing…

News and conservation

Upcoming events

Mount Stewart

Car Bazaar

Sat 01 Jul 2017
09:00-12:00
Come along and sell your unwanted items or browse around the many stalls and pick up a few treasures.
Carrick-a-Rede

Go Wild with the Rangers

Sat 01 Jul 2017
10:00-12:00
Join our rangers for a morning of fun and adventure and we will will help you complete some of your '50 Things To Do' challenge.
Minnowburn

Portmuck Geology Walk

Sat 01 Jul 2017
14:00-16:00
Discover the fascinating geological features around Portmuck harbour and how they helped shape the history of the local area. Organised in partnership with Earth Science Ireland.
Portstewart Strand

Butterfly Safari

Sat 08 Jul 2017
10:00-12:00
A morning of fun and adventure with our Rangers.
Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

Kidz Farm at Hezlett House

Wed 12 Jul 2017
12:00-16:00
Kidz Farm will be joining us for an afternoon filled with all creatures great and small.
Mount Stewart

A stroll in a Summer Garden

Sat 22 Jul 2017
11:00-13:00
The gardens at Mount Stewart were recently described as one of the Top 10 Gardens in the World. Enjoy a tour of the gardens with our gardening experts. Booking Essential : Please contact Reception 028 42 788387

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