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Take a stroll along the Rampart Way and see the gates from on high and go down onto the road and look up!

This was one of the original gates into the 17th century city although the gate today was rebuilt... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
Sarah B
London, United Kingdom
One of the original four gates

We explored this gate as part of our tour of the city walls. This gate does not have separate... read more

Reviewed March 21, 2018
London, Canada
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Shipquay Street, Derry, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

The Old City of Derry is enclosed by four walls. The main gate, near the River Foyle, is the Shipquay Gate. The gate was smaller when the walls were first built, some 500 years ago, but now it is large enough to allow access by...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed August 29, 2018

This was one of the original gates into the 17th century city although the gate today was rebuilt at a later date. The river Foyle used to reach up to the foot of the city walls and this gate. Traders, merchants and ships used to...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

This gorgeous boutique hotel is right in the heart of Derry city also known as Londonderry in Northern Ireland. Rooms are small but adequate with king sized beds. Very tastefully decorated and well appointed. Plenty of amenities. We were greeted on arrival with Prosecco and...More

Thank Sinead L
Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

Food was excellent service excellent atmosphere excellent We were there celebrating or wedding anniversary so our experience was superb would highly recommend this hotel

Thank sjjpmoore
Reviewed June 12, 2018

been there took lots photos raily nice love it and views are stunning from up on the top there can look down in to the guild hall square

Thank derrycity22
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Its wonderful to see that the city gates have been well maintained and to learn the stories of each location. If the walls could talk.

Thank JAJAYtravellers
Reviewed May 21, 2018

Having ancestors who survived the seige of Londonderry in the 1600s, this brought family and Irish history alive for this descendant! We had a lunch stop in Londonderry during our Cosmos Irish Explorer tour in 2017. Great views of the city from atop the wall....More

Thank Ronald D
Reviewed March 21, 2018

We explored this gate as part of our tour of the city walls. This gate does not have separate pedestrian archways like some of the other gates, so you have to be mindful when crossing under this gate. There are also stairs off to the...More

1  Thank silverbrook
Reviewed March 21, 2018

When in the City don't just tour along the top of the walls as there are many varied and interesting gates along the route. This gate sits behind the Guild hall and has (as they all do) a notice board giving details about the individual...More

1  Thank Alan1Bangor
Reviewed February 28, 2018

You need to see this as part of the guided tour of the walls. It is so much better when an experienced person gives you the history.

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