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The Causeway Coast Discovery Centre

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Lovely establishment. Greeted by the owner. Had lovely tea and scones (the best I’ve had since... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
sharonhergy
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Whitefish Bay, Wisconsin
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We booked this with our CIE Tours. We had an excellent time. We enjoyed tea and homemade scones... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Kadee49
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Racine, Wisconsin
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38 Coolkeeran Road | Armoy, Armoy BT53 8XL, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely establishment. Greeted by the owner. Had lovely tea and scones (the best I’ve had since visiting Ireland). Each family member stopped at our table for a little conversations. We were taken on a tour of the farm. Had the opportunity to dig/cut peat and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

We booked this with our CIE Tours. We had an excellent time. We enjoyed tea and homemade scones with homemade jam. The owners wife even shared her recipe with us! It was educational as well as hands on fun. Learning about peat cutting helped us...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kadee49
Reviewed 25 July 2018

We were served us the best scones; our hosts made a point of speaking personally to each of our group members. Informative talk on the history of the farm/area before we proceeded to the peat cutting. We were treated to an impromptu demonstration of hurling...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Very interesting huge basalt columns formed over 60 million years ago. Spectacular views. Lots of climbing & walking A must see to appreciate

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 25 April 2018

People were extremely friendly, informative, humorous and helpful. Told me about my ancestors surname and a brief history of where they were from, explains my nordic and Spanish DNA. Served great scones and tea. Learned some history of the local area. Got to shovel peat...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

What a fun and exciting experience. The owners had us for tea and scones before heading to the top of the mountain to cut the peat and get info on the area. Beautiful farm, stables and extremely kind and friendly staff. Would totally give this...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

My husband and I recently returned from a CIE tour of Ireland and Scotland. We visited the Causeway Coast Discovery Centre and loved it. Unfortunately for us we couldn't enjoy all of the activities because of heavy rain. However, it was still a highlight of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Miriam S
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The family were so friendly and informative. Besides, they are McKinley 's. They served us delicious tea and scones. Trip to top of property was fun & hands on cutting peat from a bog. One of the sheep farms we visited was too commercialized. This...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank mtgoatygirl
Reviewed 3 July 2017

A steep walk down to the Causeway from the car park which takes about 20 mins. We caught the available bus in both directions and we're pleased that we did. The charge was £1 each way. It is free to visit the Causeway itself but...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Millicant
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Danny and Mary run one of the most interesting information centers. They customize activities that you are interested in. My wife and I came away from our time visiting with an appreciation for the people who live in this area from ancient to modern times....More

Date of experience: June 2017
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