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Giant's Causeway Visitor Centre

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Giants Causeway Visitors Centre 44 Causeway Road, Bushmills BT57 8SU, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago

In my mind, mixing old and new, is sensable and artistic. The Giant’s Causeway Visitor Centre achieves both in bundles. The centre is comprehensive. There are educational displays, this is where you start a guided tour of the Causeway, there is a good cafe and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank FlyingTheCoop
Reviewed 5 days ago

What a rip off to park. Like 11 pounds per person. We parked down the street for six pounds and walked over an extra 200m. Still able to see everything and came up the Shepherd's Steps. Skipped the Vistor Center after a super bad experience...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank pawleyread
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolute rip off! The national trust did not pay to build this natural wonder and yet they see fit to charge you for the privilege to see it, and not just charge you but over charge you!

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 915stephenb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The opening of the Giant’s Causeway Visitor Centre has certainly led to a huge increase in total visitor numbers to the site. If you’re not a National Trust member however it can be quite expensive to take a large family in. Luckily we are members.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank olibot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last time i visited this attraction was 20 years ago. It was free then, so I was surprised when the car park attendant directed us inside to pay. €28.50 2 Adults, 1 Child. As it turns out, we didn't have to pay, it is free....More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Linda G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We traveled in late June and this was on our list of must-do activities. When we arrived at the center, we were put off by the price, so we left to get something to eat. While at the restaurant, a most lovely waitress told us...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sojoneser
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Made to pay £11per person each to park our car. Everything upsold and NT gangsters trying to sell memberships. Feel sorry for the real tourists. We only wanted a quiet walk along stones

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Craig C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We paid to park here and picked up an audio guide, which was great, as it had a lot of information. You can also join a guided group if you want. It is a tad expensive, but the displays are informative. The staff around are...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Tombow
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Being charged £ 69 by the National Trust to park a car with 6 people in it and then walk on a public right of way to see the Giants Causeway is something of a disappointment. Been here a number of times over the years...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 74NickS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The wind is very strong, by foot is free and by minibus is 1 lira each, for kids till 5 years is free.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Alexander W
29 April 2018|
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Response from Антон Г |
dear pleb, most of the visitors are being advised in a way which tricks people into assuming you have to pay, being a tourist a lot of people don't feel comfortable asking and just pay up, stewards at the entrance deliver... More
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George B
20 November 2017|
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Response from Beeseydave | Reviewed this property |
Hi George, If you're not driving, then a tour is the best way and they explain everything. Cost wise, it will be better as well. Enjoy.
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Kevin C
7 July 2017|
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Response from EMD100 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Kevin, I was not looking out for wheelchair access but I believe the point of the shuttle buses is to help those eg with disabilities reach the causeway, so I assume they are probably able to accommodate wheelchairs... More
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