County Londonderry Museums and Galleries
The Claragh Heritage Centre
Tom Graham, Moneydig Road, Kilrea
Visits by prior appointment only, please telephone to confirm. Free admission, donations welcome. Claragh Heritage Centre is situated in the lower Bann valley in the townland of Claragh. Set in 3.5 acres of garden, this private museum is one of the area's best kept secrets. On your guided tour there is much of interest. Almost all aspects of rural life over two centuries are covered from the farm kitchen to implements of all description that were used before and during mechanisation on the farm.
Springhill House And Costume Collection
20 Springhill Road, Moneymore, County
Londonderry, BT45 7NQ
A charming 17th century house with a rich and
fascinating history, now run by The National
Trust. The guided tour includes the history of
the house and its family, the resident ghost and
also the first-class and colourful costume
collection. There are beautiful walled gardens,
estate walks and a tea-room. The rustic 'Barn'
is available for private functions all year
round. Only 1 hour from Belfast. Open April -
Amelia Earhart Centre And Wildlife Sanctuary
Ballyarnet County Park, Derry, County
Londonderry, BT48 7UF
This exhibition centre was erected to commemorate the unexpected landing of Amelia Earhart on her historic solo flight across the Atlantic on 21 May 1932. Museum guide available for tour of centre, who will show where Amelia Earhart landed and ready to answer any questions on the event, the centre is located in the north of the city in Ballyarnet.