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Giant's Causeway Visitor Centre

Giants Causeway Visitors Centre 44 Causeway Road, Bushmills BT57 8SU, Northern Ireland
+44 28 2073 1855
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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Giants Causeway Visitors Centre 44 Causeway Road, Bushmills BT57 8SU, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 2073 1855
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Reviewed yesterday

There is a parking and the Visitor Centre has a good introduction of the Giant`s Causeway that you will visit later.

Thank massimoswitz
Reviewed 3 days ago

Enjoy the video and exhibits in the visitor center. They are worth the extra time to read and explore. We viewed the Causeway first, but in retrospect I think we would have enjoyed it more with the background information that the visitor center provided.

Thank heidio369
Reviewed 6 days ago

The displays in the visitor center are reasonably interesting. However, the audio guide was far more informative regarding the formation of the Giant's Causeway.

1  Thank DerAlteBach
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What was my turnoff to this place? Lack of signage; so many people; sporadically unhelpful personnel? If you're going with a group to socialize, a school trip, this could be a fun place. But having to ask to figure out the lay of the land...More

1  Thank fisherdoc
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just wanted to park, and you still need to pay the full price of the entrance ticket and all the stuff inside! Its a rip-off! I just bought one ticket so that I don't have to park far away. Too expensive for the price.

1  Thank HuziMitthu
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were expecting something much larger when the tour guide told us the Giant's Causeway looked like spectacular cigarettes being offered to the gods. It was a bit of a letdown after having experienced the Cliffs of Moher.

Thank GourmetGalleryK
Reviewed 1 week ago

Avoid this centre, park on the road and walk on the public footpaths to the Giant's Causeway to avoid the scandalous £10.50 charge they want for this white elephant.

1  Thank Nicholas F
Reviewed 1 week ago

The visitors centre is well worth spending some time o soak up some of the legend and history behind the causeway, the staff are helpful the information is free and fun for the kids. Plus you are helping the National trust in keeping such places...More

Thank andrewprunty53
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely modern building with very pleasant staff. Nice little cafe area. Lots of National Trust souveniers as this is one of their sites. The Giants Causeway is free to enter as long as you do not use any of the National Trust amenities if...More

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Without this huge visitor center, the actual site itself would be overflowing with tourists. There are a few displays of interest and a decent (but too short) film, but the biggest draws seem to be the huge gift shop and restrooms. One's ticket must be...More

Thank Kairho1
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minmin828
Hi is it pushchair accessible down to the stones? how long for walking to the stones from the visitor center? Thanks in advanced.
25 October 2016|
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Response from happytraveler4209 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know what I can add to the answer you have received as I agree with the other reviewer. I would NOT want to push a wheelchair down nor up that slope. But the bus is a wonderful alternative. I believe the beauty and... More
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LouLouS1
How much time would you recommend we give ourselves to visit the Giant's Causeway?
6 March 2016|
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Response from nibloke2013 |
Best to give yourselves 4-5 hours to really experience everything there is, including the visitors centre.
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Kingeck
Are the bathrooms and cafe here open to only those who buy a ticket? Or are they also open to the public?
18 April 2015|
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Response from 14droad | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It seemed that way to me. I paid for the experienced and discovered that you could get in free on the right hand side of the centre. I left the tour group after ten minutes as I was cringing...my friend stayed and loved... More
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