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Timeless Tales at Carrick-a-Rede

Dramatic scenery, crashing waves, Scottish Islands, birds of prey - we have it all! Join us for an entertaining and insightful walk and talk, to hear some of the lesser well-known stories associated with the North Coast of Ireland

  • Booking advisable
  • Free event (admission applies)

Join Programming & Partnerships Officer, Keith, for an entertaining, insightful walk and talk at Carrick-a-Rede, and hear some traditional and lesser well-known stories associated with the North Coast of Ireland. To name a few -

The Sad Saga of the Children of Lir and their wicked stepmother; Massacres a plenty on Rathlin Island; The Cable Car on Larrybane Island; Half-Hanged McNaughton, the likable rogue!; A war time catapult on Benbane; Now you see it, now you don't! The Disappearing Island of Tiree

Tours will be running at 11:00am & 1:00pm.

National Trust Members and Local Pass Holders gain free access. Online booking is strongly recommended.

Ticket price includes the full Visitor Experience; reserved onsite parking, walks and talks illustrating the history of the site, access to all facilities, including restrooms and the café, and rope bridge crossing.

Discover the rich history and mythology of this special place, whilst taking in the breath-taking views from the coastal path, and cross the 20-metre chasm to the island of Carrick-a-Rede.



Event ticket prices

This event is free, but normal admission charges apply for the venue.

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The basics

Booking details

Call 02820731855


Suitable for families

Meeting point

Meet your tour guide Keith at the White Stones area.

What to bring and wear

Please wear comfortable clothing and appropriate footwear suitable for the event and for the weather non the day.


The guided walk will follow the 1km coastal path to the rope bridge, and includes steep steps and uneven ground before crossing the rope bridge to the island.


Dogs on leads are welcome, however, aren't permitted to cross the bridge.

Contact info

Carrick-a-Rede Booking Office

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Event summary

15 Mar 2024
08:30 to 09:30