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Castle Ward (Downpatrick)
Ranked #1 of 48 Cultural 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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Ranked #2 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Ancient Ruins
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Ranked #3 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: History Museums
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Hillsborough Castle (Hillsborough)
Ranked #4 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Castles
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Somme Heritage Centre (Newtownards)
Ranked #5 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: History Museums
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Grey Point Fort (Crawfordsburn)
Ranked #6 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites
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Dundrum Castle (Newcastle)
Ranked #7 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Mountains; Castles
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Scrabo Tower (Newtownards)
Ranked #8 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #9 of 48 Cultural in County Down
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Inch Abbey (Downpatrick)
Ranked #10 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites
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Bangor Abbey (Bangor)
Ranked #11 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites

The area around Bangor Abbey traces history back over 1600 years. One of the first monastries in Ireland was founded here in 563 AD. From Bangor, missionaries travelled across... more »

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Ranked #12 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Religious Sites; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #13 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Castles
Owner description: Narrow Water Castle is a truly magical venue for a wedding. Originally built in 1816, by Thomas Duff, a well known architect,... more » Owner description: Narrow Water Castle is a truly magical venue for a wedding. Originally built in 1816, by Thomas Duff, a well known architect, it is the home of the Hall family who have lived at Narrow Water since 1670. The estate extends to over 700 acres, and is a beautiful setting, overlooking Carlingford Lough and the Cooley Mountains. « less
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Bangor Castle (Bangor)
Ranked #14 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Government Buildings; Castles
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Warrenpoint Library (Warrenpoint)
Ranked #15 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Owner description: Public Library. Warrenpoint Library Opening Hours: Monday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Tuesday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Wednesday:... more » Owner description: Public Library. Warrenpoint Library Opening Hours: Monday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Tuesday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Wednesday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm, Thursday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Friday: 10:00am - 4:00pm, Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm « less
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Down Cathedral (Downpatrick)
Ranked #16 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #17 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites
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Newcastle Library (Newcastle)
Ranked #18 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Owner description: Public Library. Newcastle Library Opening Hours: Monday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Tuesday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm, Wednesday: 10:00am... more » Owner description: Public Library. Newcastle Library Opening Hours: Monday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Tuesday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm, Wednesday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Thursday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Friday: 10:00am - 4:00pm, Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm « less
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Ranked #19 of 48 Cultural in County Down
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Donaghadee Library (Donaghadee)
Ranked #20 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Owner description: Public Library. Donaghadee Library Opening Hours: Monday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Tuesday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Wednesday:... more » Owner description: Public Library. Donaghadee Library Opening Hours: Monday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Tuesday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Wednesday: 12:00pm - 8:00pm, Thursday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Friday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Saturday: 10:00am - 2:00pm « less
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Dromore Library (Dromore)
Ranked #21 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Owner description: Public Library. Dromore Library Opening Hours: Monday: Closed on Monday, Tuesday: 10:00am - 1:00pm and 1:30pm - 5:00pm,... more » Owner description: Public Library. Dromore Library Opening Hours: Monday: Closed on Monday, Tuesday: 10:00am - 1:00pm and 1:30pm - 5:00pm, Wednesday: 2:00pm - 8:00pm, Thursday: 10:00am - 1:00pm, Friday: 10:00am - 1:00pm and 1:30pm - 5:00pm, Saturday: 10:00am - 1:00pm « less
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Banbridge Library (Banbridge)
Ranked #22 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Owner description: Public Library. Banbridge Library Opening Hours: Monday: 9:30am - 5:00pm, Tuesday: 9:30am - 8:00pm, Wednesday: 9:30am -... more » Owner description: Public Library. Banbridge Library Opening Hours: Monday: 9:30am - 5:00pm, Tuesday: 9:30am - 8:00pm, Wednesday: 9:30am - 5:00pm, Thursday: 9:30am - 5:00pm, Friday: 9:30am - 5:00pm, Saturday: 9:30am - 5:00pm « less
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Ranked #23 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Mysterious Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Monuments/ Statues
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Comber Library (Comber)
Ranked #24 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Owner description: Public Library. Comber Library Opening Hours: Monday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Tuesday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm, Wednesday: 10:00am -... more » Owner description: Public Library. Comber Library Opening Hours: Monday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Tuesday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm, Wednesday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Thursday: 10:00am - 6:00pm, Friday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Saturday: 10:00am - 2:00pm « less
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Ranked #25 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites; Religious Sites
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Ranked #26 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites
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Tower House (Bangor)
Ranked #27 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites; Tourist/ Visitor Centers
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Drumena Cashel (Castlewellan)
Ranked #28 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites
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Saul Church (Downpatrick)
Ranked #29 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Owner description: This church was built on the site of St. Patrick's first church in 1932 to commemorate the 1500th anniversary of St.... more » Owner description: This church was built on the site of St. Patrick's first church in 1932 to commemorate the 1500th anniversary of St. Patrick's at the Slaney river. The site has some remnants of the monastic site which formed here after the Saint's death. There is parking available at the Saul Road entrance and public toilets are available. « less
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Down Arts Centre (Downpatrick)
Ranked #30 of 48 Cultural in County Down
Category: Art Galleries
Owner description: Based in the beautiful old Town Hall, Down Arts Centre features a vibrant programme that includes performances, exhibitions... more » Owner description: Based in the beautiful old Town Hall, Down Arts Centre features a vibrant programme that includes performances, exhibitions and workshops throughout the year. « less
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