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Super attraction

Well Worth the climb to take in the views of Enniskillen as an island town and the lougherne... read more

Reviewed August 8, 2017
excelse
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UK
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Surprisingly quiet

My wife and I discovered the way into Forthill Park when we stayed at the Enniskillen Hotel... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2017
keithsmith7mr
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Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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Aug 8, 2017
“Super attraction”
Aug 7, 2017
“Poor man's Nelson's Column”
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Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Well Worth the climb to take in the views of Enniskillen as an island town and the lougherne waterway. The guide was very knowledgeable and informative and was more than happy to explain the history of the monument and it's surroundings. As it is council...More

1  Thank excelse
Reviewed August 7, 2017

Up close, there is very little to see in the way of detail or inscriptions. The visitor is not given any idea who Cole was and why he mattered. There is nothing at the site to indicate when or if the monument is open. From...More

1  Thank geographyguy_11
Reviewed July 17, 2017

My wife and I discovered the way into Forthill Park when we stayed at the Enniskillen Hotel. Although it was mid July, around 10:00 the park was surprisingly empty. In fact we were the only people there. Although the grass was well mown, some of...More

1  Thank keithsmith7mr
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Beautyfull little Park in the center of enniskillen with a nice overview and a good place to have a little break

Thank Jürgen f
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Beautiful park,fabulous big old trees.Accessable ,in the centre of Enniskillen.My sister's and I spent lots of our childhood playing here.There is a great children's playground with different equipment.summer seats around the play area.

Thank carol K
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

The four of us took a nice stroll through this well kept and mature park. The weather was crispy and cold but dry and it was a lovely place for an autumnal walk with excellent colours. We made it to the monument!!

Thank BelfastFoodTravelMan
Reviewed September 18, 2016

Very close by and nice gardens .missed going up the steps as only open between 1 and 3pm. Aww Good wee spot.

Thank 262eileen
Reviewed June 30, 2016

The park where the Cole monument sits is Fort Hill Park. Beautiful well-kept park with very few visitors. Mature awesome trees. The monument sits in the center of fort hill, site of old defensive spot where the whole of a very, very extensive surrounding area...More

1  Thank yondershiningstar
Reviewed June 29, 2016

If you wish to see all over Enniskillen you have to go to the top of the monument !!! Open only a couple of days a week in the early afternoon. Amazing views !!!!!

Thank Ady1665
Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful park on one of the highest points around town. Beautiful mature specimen trees, lush lawns and smooth pathways make it easy to navigate. Some stairs here and there, as the park is on a hill. The monument is accessible but was closed at the...More

Thank PeterF_Syd
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