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#1 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Museums
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#2 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Golf Courses
Owner description: One of the oldest golf clubs in Ireland with traditions dating back 100 years, this 18-hole Championship Course is rated... more » Owner description: One of the oldest golf clubs in Ireland with traditions dating back 100 years, this 18-hole Championship Course is rated among the best in the world. « less
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Mount Stewart House (Newtownards)
#3 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas
Owner description: Remarkable 18th-century house and 98-acre garden that reflect the rich history of the Stewart family who played a leading... more » Owner description: Remarkable 18th-century house and 98-acre garden that reflect the rich history of the Stewart family who played a leading role in British social and political life. « less
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#4 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Gardens
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#5 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Dams

A beautiful, inexpensive day out in the open fresh air and away from the crowds.Great cafe and good selection of walks both short and some for the more experienced. more »

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#6 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Parks
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Ballynoe Stone Circle (Downpatrick)
#7 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Monuments/ Statues
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#8 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Parks
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Castle Ward (Downpatrick)
#9 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Historic Sites; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Architectural Buildings
Owner description: Castle Ward will take you on a journey of discovery. The 18th-century eccentric house with two distinctly different styles,... more » Owner description: Castle Ward will take you on a journey of discovery. The 18th-century eccentric house with two distinctly different styles, classical and Gothic, will entice you to explore further. This truly beautiful 332-hectare (820-acre) walled demesne, with walking trails, exotic garden, stunning vistas and picturesque farmyard, will unlock your imagination through family history, leisure pursuits, events and industrial heritage. A children's pastimes centre and laundry room are a short walk from the house in the stableyard, alongside a gift shop, second-hand bookshop and tea-room. « less
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#10 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Movie Theaters
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Slieve Donard (Newcastle)
#11 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Mountains
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#12 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Mountains; Nature/ Wildlife Areas

Murlough is fantastic walking country and a haven for bird watchers. A network of paths and boardwalks enables you to discover this amazing nature reserve. more »

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#13 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Ancient Ruins
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Grey Point Fort (Crawfordsburn)
#14 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Historic Sites
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Exploris Aquarium (Portaferry)
#15 of 122 attractions in County Down
#16 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Parks
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#17 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Specialty Museums
Owner description: The Downpatrick and County Down Railway runs through the drumlin countryside of County Down - St. Patrick's Country - over... more » Owner description: The Downpatrick and County Down Railway runs through the drumlin countryside of County Down - St. Patrick's Country - over the River Quoile and under the graceful Down Cathedral. With a mix of steam and diesel trains, and vintage carriages, there's plenty for train fans of all ages - from wee kids to "big kids". Run by volunteers, society membership entitles you to free travel. « less
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Somme Heritage Centre (Newtownards)
#18 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: History Museums
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#19 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Parks
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Kilbroney Park (Newcastle)
#20 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Parks
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#21 of 122 attractions in County Down
Owner description: The Rostrevor Mountain Bike Trails offer some of the most exhilarating mountain biking in all of Ireland. With a mouth... more » Owner description: The Rostrevor Mountain Bike Trails offer some of the most exhilarating mountain biking in all of Ireland. With a mouth watering 27km red trail, a hair-raising 19km black trail and not just one but two purpose-built downhill trails there’s no denying it… Rostrevor is a mountain bikers’ haven! « less
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#22 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Parks

a small and cheerful children's playpark next to Bangor Marina.  Floating swan boats , train ride The park has a cafeteria and paddling pool with playground adjacent....and... more »

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Dundrum Castle (Newcastle)
#23 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Mountains; Castles
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#24 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: History Museums
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Donaghadee Harbour (Donaghadee)
#25 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Bodies of Water
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#26 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Beaches
#27 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Parks
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Hillsborough Castle (Hillsborough)
#28 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Castles
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Down County Museum (Downpatrick)
#29 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: History Museums; Museums
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#30 of 122 attractions in County Down
Category: Game/ Entertainment Centers
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