Northern Ireland

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

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Mount Stewart lake

A landscape of colour in Northern Ireland 

There’s a palette of colours waiting to be uncovered across breath-taking landscapes at this time of year. Discover woodlands of golden leaves, meandering blue rivers and if you're lucky some red squirrels along the way.

Places to visit

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Mount Stewart

Muck in at Mount Stewart

Sun 25 Sep 2016
10:00-15:00
Mount Stewart is a really special place to visit for many families, but now we have a new way for your family to really help us look after this wonderful corner of County Down, all while having a great day learning, working and growing together.
Giant's Causeway

September face-painting with Krystle

Sun 25 Sep 2016
11:00-16:00
Resident face-painter, Krystle, returns to get creative with little tykes - and adults too!
Downhill Demesne and Hezlett House

Fungi Guided Walk

Sun 25 Sep 2016
14:00-16:00
Enjoy an exciting day of discovery at Downhill Demesne with our Rangers!
Mount Stewart

Jazz in the Gardens

Sun 25 Sep 2016
14:00-16:30
Bring your picnic and settle down on the lawn with your family and friends to enjoy an afternoon of jazz in the beautiful gardens at Mount Stewart.
Giant's Causeway

Free Community Open Day

Sat 01 Oct 2016
09:00-17:00
Visit for free today.
Florence Court

Red Squirrel Week

Sun 02 Oct 2016
14:00-16:00
The Fermanagh Red Squirrel Group will be at Florence Court to give you an insight into these special creatures and take us on a guided walk of the estate.
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Mount Stewart garden secrets

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

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