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We really enjoyed our day out here. ~We took all the attractions in while we were here as there was... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2012
Teresaaine
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Newry, United Kingdom
Craftswirl and the Amagh Visitor Information Centre.

St Patrick's Trian originally opened many years ago, in the 1990s, I think. It was great at the... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2015
CiaraSlevin
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Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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31 Dec 2015
“Craftswirl and the Amagh Visitor Information Centre.”
30 Sep 2014
“Interesting”
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Complex comprised of three exhibitions: The Armagh Story, tracing the history of Armagh from prehistory to present-day; Patrick’s Testament, a look at the county’s patron Saint; and The Land of Lilliput, a glimpse into “Gulliver’s Travels.”
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40 Upper English Street, Armagh BT61 7BA, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3752 1801
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Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

St Patrick's Trian originally opened many years ago, in the 1990s, I think. It was great at the time and originally incorporated a cafe, tourist information point and a three stage visitor attraction including the History of Armagh, St Patrick's Book of Armagh and The...More

1  Thank CiaraSlevin
Reviewed 30 September 2014

The story of Armagh is interesting but the lack of a coffee house or restaurant is a big loss to the attraction. At times there are art exhibitions and there is a small shop for souvenirs. They also cater for training events and it is...More

1  Thank markusTyrone
Reviewed 9 August 2014

The Gulliver section is fine for younger children (7,5,3,1) but really needs to be updated. Don't think it has been modernised in any way since it opened decades ago. Had to search for staff & then paid & were abandoned to our own devices. No...More

Thank 1972pookie4
Reviewed 28 August 2012

Very friedly welcome. We purchased tickets for the Gullivers section and were advised for an extra 4 pounds we could also take in the Story of Armagh, so we did. The total paid for a family ticket was 16.50. Following an introduction from the guide...More

3  Thank Mr O
Reviewed 16 August 2012

Ideal for families. This place although not as popular or known is a great place to visit if in Armagh. Alot of interesting facts to learn

2  Thank Swimfan93
Reviewed 29 July 2012

Kids enjoyed the gullivers travel section of the tour and the land of the lilliput. The story of Armagh made the walk around the city more interesting and the staff were very helpful with extra tips.

Thank lor0
Reviewed 9 July 2012

An excellent place, well worth visiting, especially the Gulliver's World. Afterwards you can try your hand at being a scribe with the old quill pens. Excellent attraction, especially for a rainy day.

1  Thank darcyfarrow
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Nice place, free bits all good. Paid to see the Armagh story and found it a bit dissapointing. The presentation was very engaging and generally of good quality, but necessarily designed to be suitable for all ages, so for a group of fairly well educated...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 6 June 2012

Situated in the historic heart of the city , Marian our tour guide gave us an excellent tour and insight in to the history of Armagh City ,there is a film also . Good for children is the story of Lilliput from Guillivers tales and...More

1  Thank maryj13
Reviewed 14 April 2012

We really enjoyed our day out here. ~We took all the attractions in while we were here as there was not enough for a full day to do here

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