Murlough National Nature Reserve

Important notice -

Please be aware the gates at the main car-park and Keel Point will shut at 7, allowing exit until 8pm only.

An extraordinarily beautiful dune landscape

Murlough National Nature Reserve

Things to see and do 

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Murlough National Nature Reserve

What's on 

Upcoming events

Jo's Walks - Estuary Birds

Sat 08 Sep 2018
14:00-16:00
Bring your binoculars and see what you can spot. Jo will share her unique knowledge of the site and which birds thrive along the coast in this special place.

MCS Beachwatch

Sat 15 Sep 2018
10:00-12:00
Lend a helping hand at Ireland's first National Nature Reserve, as the National Trust in conjunction with the Marine Conservation Society take part in the annual clean up of our shorelines. A great excuse to bring your family and friends along...
Murlough National Nature Reserve

History

Murlough National Nature Reserve

Wildlife

Murlough National Nature Reserve bumblebee feeding

Wonderful wildlife 

We're home to more that 600 species of butterfly and moths, rare birds and mammals and an array of stunning flora.

Murlough National Nature Reserve

Get involved

Volunteering at Murlough National Nature Reserve

Volunteering at Murlough National Nature Reserve 

Would you like to become part of the team at Murlough National Nature Reserve? There are lots of volunteering options available.