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Old Church Visitor Centre

Speenoge | Inishowen, Burt None, Ireland
+353 74 936 8900
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Little Gem!

Well worth a visit, I just glimpsed the sign while driving back from Grainen of Ailech and called... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
bigmac14758
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Derry, United Kingdom
Nonsense

We went there in order to learn more about the Grianan of Aileach, but this is the wrong place to... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Peter H
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Flensburg, Germany
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Speenoge | Inishowen, Burt None, Ireland
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+353 74 936 8900
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Well worth a visit, I just glimpsed the sign while driving back from Grainen of Ailech and called in while it is only a small visitor attached to An Grainen Hotel it was a treat, the cost is 3 euro or 5 euro (including Tea/coffee...More

Thank bigmac14758
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We went there in order to learn more about the Grianan of Aileach, but this is the wrong place to do so. Scones are OK though...

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Ate here and it was fabulous. I would highly recommend eating here as the food is delicious and the service here is great. The staff are very friendly and helpful and I am delighted with the service.

Thank shanedoyle123
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Located in an old church in Burt, this attraction is very entertaining. Talking characters appear out of hanging pictures to greet you and then move you on to the next attraction. It has to be seen to be appreciated. It displays the history of the...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit and if you are staying at the hotel the visit it is free. Very well done and so much history to brush up. Would recommend

Thank beachholidays08
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

The tour of centre is an interacyive tour amd is very interesting. There are samples of clothing,weapons etc. We went to see An Griannan fort which gives a brilloant high view of countryside and islands of the coast. Entry is free if you stayed in...More

Thank johnboy2357
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Very interesting place . The visitor centre has lots of information & a model of the nearby An Grianan Fort, both on display & interactive. Also variety of historical weaponry eg slingshots, & body armour on display. There is outdooor seating area, as well as...More

Thank Fran B
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Small church is lovely and the history of the area is great to read,the decor is nice and the upstairs part of the old church has been done up in a lovely fashion ,

Thank davey115
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We had a most wonderful walk around the ringfort of Grianan of Aileach and decided to stop at the visitor centre at the bottom of the hill before heading home. It was quite a disappointment. I was looking forward to learning something serious about the...More

Thank thrumpin
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I wanted to see the Grainnan of Aileach above on the hill behind the visitor centre and did it before I went here. I learnt alot about the local history and culture and also all about the myths and legends of not only the area...More

Thank C-N_BELFAST
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