|CARRICKFERGUS CASTLE||Castles & Historic Monuments|
|Marine Highway, Carrickfergus, County Antrim|
One of Irelands finest Medieval castles.
Construction began in 1180 by John de Courcy, conqueror of East Ulster and remained garrisoned until 1928.
Guided tour, information boards and models well as an audio visual display.
Shop, cafe and wheelchair access throughout the grounds.
Last admission 30 minutes before closing time.
|DUNLUCE CASTLE||Castles & Historic Monuments|
|87 Dunluce Rd, Bushmills, County Antrim BT57 8UY |
Dramatic ruins on a rocky headland. Most of the fortifications date from the 16th/17th centuries.
Visitor centre, shop, guided tours.
On A2 east of Portrush.