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Navan Centre & Fort

81 Killylea Road, Armagh BT60 4LD, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3752 9644
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Brilliant day out

We were staying in Armagh so visited here last Sunday. It was a very well run centre with lots to... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2017
Peter S
Belfast, United Kingdom
Very enjoyable

Visited as part of a group tour and thoroughly enjoyed it! Very friendly staff. Best scones I've... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
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81 Killylea Road, Armagh BT60 4LD, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3752 9644
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Reviewed 3 April 2017

We were staying in Armagh so visited here last Sunday. It was a very well run centre with lots to do. The best part was when they painted my 3 year old's face with war paint and a staff member in character took us to...More

Thank Peter S
NavanCentre, Public Relations Manager at Navan Centre & Fort, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our Centre. Delighted you had such a great time. When you visit again - don't forget your salt!

Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Visited as part of a group tour and thoroughly enjoyed it! Very friendly staff. Best scones I've ever eaten!!

Thank 167terrip
Reviewed 26 February 2017

On a wild and wet Sunday morning we arrived and were the only tourists there apart from a workshop of Celtic mindfulness! The two male staff more or less gave us a personal guided tour and put on the video exhibition in the main theatre...More

Thank Paula K
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Brilliant. Love the Navan Fort. Great place for the kids and brilliantly organised events.my son has autism and the staff where very aware of his needs and were accommodating. Highly recommended

Thank JoanneMcCracken
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I went to the Navan Centre at the weekend with my family, and it was an afternoon well spent. The staff went out of their way to make our visit enjoyable and the presentations were informative as well as entertaining. A lovely cup of tea...More

Thank Chrisi001
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

This is a gem of Irish history. The visitor center has fantastic presentations for all ages. Best to go there before visiting the Fort. You really need to know the story first. To visit the Fort is FREE but it is worth spending £5.45 to...More

Thank Frankie T
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Great place , informative but in a way that will keep children interested for an afternoon . The fort itself is stunning from the top

Thank donna c
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Not good at all. Very dull. Didn't learn much and the info screens didn't work. Staff are nice and the cafe is good too.

Thank Gill C
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Super place to visit as the mist rises above the surrounding countryside. The seat of the ancient kings of Ireland, there's nothing obtrusive or touristy about the visitor centre which is enclosed in a turf mound. Cleverly done and fascinating to read about Ireland's ancient...More

Thank KeithRobertson1958
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We enjoyed to visit to the Navan Center greatly (right down the road from Fairylands Country House where we stayed). Amanda gave us an interesting and insightful tour of the historical mound. And Fergal O'Donnel, from Armagh Ancestors, was very helpful with some Family history...More

Thank raleighwanderer
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