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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half term Halloween fun with the National Trust Northern Ireland

Half-term Hallowe'en fun in Northern Ireland 

Scare away the boredom this half-term with our spooktacular line-up of things to do with the family over the Hallowe’en holidays

Places to visit

Let's go walking

Time for outdoor adventures

News from Northern Ireland

Upcoming events

Giant's Causeway

Mexican Day of the Dead

Sat 29 Oct 2016
Join us for Hallowe'en festivities with a twist!
Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

Halloween at Downhill

Sat 29 Oct 2016
Something a little different this year....
Florence Court

Hallowe'en Fest

Sun 30 Oct 2016
Come along for an afternoon of family fun and capers. Take a spooky tour of the house if you dare! You never know who you'll meet around the next corner...
Mount Stewart

Monthly Birdwatching

Wed 02 Nov 2016
Mount Stewart and surrounds is an ornithologist's delight with a wide range of feathered friends calling it home throughout the year.
Rowallane Garden

Family Festive Film Fun

Sat 19 Nov 2016
Come along to a special film screening to get all the family in the festive spirit.
Castle Ward


Sat 26 Nov 2016
Start your festive season with a visit to Crafted at Castle Ward.
Florence court cobbling project draws to a close

Cobbling project at Florence Court draws to a close 

Work is coming to an end for the latest conservation project at Florence Court – the lifting, cleaning and relaying of the cobbles in the laundry yard.

Brent geese at Strangford Lough

Brent geese arrive at Strangford Lough 

The annual arrival of around 75% of the world’s population of Brent Geese onto the shores of Strangford Lough is a sight to behold.

Allotments at Springhill National Trust Northern Ireland

Harvest time on our allotments  

After months of hard work, the fruits of summer are ready to be picked on our allotments


Mount Stewart garden secrets

Neil Porteous, Head of Gardens, reveals more about his favourite place

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