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Joey Dunlop Memorial Garden

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Castle Street Ballymoney, Ballymoney BT53 6JR, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2766 0230
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Fabulous

A lasting tribute to two great motorcycle road racers. Garden is beautifully kept. Somewhere to sit... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2016
lizziedripping520
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Tremendous.

Now the Dunlop gardens as brother Roberts’ memorial stands along with Joeys’. Serene and beautiful... read more

Reviewed 26 May 2016
desi d
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  • Average3%
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Castle Street Ballymoney, Ballymoney BT53 6JR, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 2766 0230
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

A lasting tribute to two great motorcycle road racers. Garden is beautifully kept. Somewhere to sit and reflect on their achievements.

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Reviewed 26 May 2016

Now the Dunlop gardens as brother Roberts’ memorial stands along with Joeys’. Serene and beautiful as a standing tribute to people who changed road racing into the magnificent spectacle it is today! A place to stand and reflect at the marvelous achievements these guys reached...More

Thank desi d
Reviewed 18 May 2016

What can I say, no trip to Ballymoney would be complete without a visit to the legend that is Joey Dunlop's memorial garden.

Thank Mathew H
Reviewed 16 May 2016

I knew Joey Dunlop in his early racing days and had always wanted to see this memorial garden. Standing next to his bronze image and seeing his cheeky smiling face brought back a few memories and now I have a photograph taken with him. A...More

Thank Doffydel
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

We will always remember Joey as the most famous motorbike racers in the world. He was probably one of the most endearing personalities you could ever meet and he is sorely missed. Whether or not people discuss this memorial as fitting or not, I feel...More

Thank JaygirlF
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

A fitting tribute to The King of the road Sir Joey. Always busy when there is a road race on locally like The NW 200 or The Ulster Grand Prix

Thank Bids M
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Wonderful memorial to Ballymoneys greatest son. Joey was a multi World Motorcycling Champ and had the honour of both MBE and OBE bestowed upon him. This garden and the one next it in memory of his brother Robert are the no.1 attractions in Ballymoneys and...More

Thank 777Bogeyman777
Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

when I was a child I would watch Joey race on the Ulster road race circuits. He was indeed the King of the road and sadly with his untimely death we have a fitting memorial to remember a sporting great a quiet unassuming man who...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 7 November 2015

The most amazing men. When I walked into here the sense of pride overtook any feelings of a Memorial Garden. Joey and Robert where an amazing talent and their surviving families are held with the upmost regard in Northern Ireland. I watched the guys race...More

1  Thank NIholidayreviews
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Even as someone not particularly interested in motor cycle racing, one could not help but be impressed by the achievements listed on these memorials. Neat, tidy and well maintained this small park pays rightful credit to two remarkable men who, sadly, gave all for their...More

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