Castles/Gardens in Antrim

Ireland is awash with beautiful Castles & Gardens, many on your doorstep and others only a short drive away. Below we've included some of the most popular ones. Click on a Castle/Garden venue below to get more information.

Antrim - Dunluce Castle

87 Dunluce Road, Bushmills, Antrim, BT57 8UY

Dunluce Castle
The spectacular castle-crowned crag, on the famous north Antrim coast, was shaped when the sea cut deep into the rock. Dunluce Castle, originally occupied by the MacQuillan family and later the MacDonnells was besieged by the British in the 16th Century There remains a dark hollow. Dunluc


Antrim - Carrickfergus Castle

Marine Highway, Carrickfergus, Co. Antrim

Carrickfergus Castle
A striking feature of the landscape from land, sea and air, Carrickfergus Castle greets all visitors with its strength and menace. It represents over 800 years of military might. Besieged in turn by the Scots, Irish, English and French, the Castle saw action right up to World War II. Carri



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