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Castle Ward (Downpatrick)
Ranked #1 of 50 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 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Ancient Ruins
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Ranked #3 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: History Museums
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Somme Heritage Centre (Newtownards)
Ranked #4 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: History Museums
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Grey Point Fort (Crawfordsburn)
Ranked #5 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites
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Scrabo Tower (Newtownards)
Ranked #6 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites
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Hillsborough Castle (Hillsborough)
Ranked #7 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Castles
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Dundrum Castle (Newcastle)
Ranked #8 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Mountains; Castles
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Inch Abbey (Downpatrick)
Ranked #9 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites
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Ranked #10 of 50 Cultural in County Down
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Bangor Abbey (Bangor)
Ranked #11 of 50 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 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Religious Sites; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #13 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #14 of 50 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 #15 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Government Buildings; Castles
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Newcastle Library (Newcastle)
Ranked #16 of 50 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 #17 of 50 Cultural in County Down
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Warrenpoint Library (Warrenpoint)
Ranked #18 of 50 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 #19 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #20 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites; Religious Sites
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Ranked #21 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites
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Mount Ida Pottery (Banbridge)
Ranked #22 of 50 Cultural in County Down
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Ballynahinch Library (Ballynahinch)
Ranked #23 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Owner description: Public Library. Ballynahinch Library Opening Hours: Monday: 10:00am - 5:00pm, Tuesday: 1:00pm - 8:00pm, Wednesday:... more » Owner description: Public Library. Ballynahinch 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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Dromore High Cross (Banbridge)
Ranked #24 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites
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Donaghadee Library (Donaghadee)
Ranked #25 of 50 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 #26 of 50 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 #27 of 50 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 #28 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Mysterious Sites; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Monuments/ Statues
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Comber Library (Comber)
Ranked #29 of 50 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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Tower House (Bangor)
Ranked #30 of 50 Cultural in County Down
Category: Historic Sites; Tourist/ Visitor Centers
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