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Navan Fort

Killylea Road, Armagh BT60 4LD, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3752 9644
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A lovely afternoon

We came here as a group of 8 including adults and children we didn’t have any prior information on... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mcrtravelfamily
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belfast
via mobile
Excellent visit

What an amazing afternoon we spent at Navan Fort.The welcome we received by Ciaran was genuinely... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
arlenevw2018
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County Cork, Ireland
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Considered one of the most important ancient monuments in Northern Ireland, this historical structure is identified as Emain Macha, the seat of the ancient kings of Ulster, and named after the Princess Macha.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“an iron” (4 reviews)
“tour guide” (2 reviews)
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Killylea Road, Armagh BT60 4LD, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 3752 9644
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"an iron"
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"tour guide"
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"well worth a visit"
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"adults and children"
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"audio"
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"mound"
in 9 reviews
"centre"
in 21 reviews
"visitors"
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"hill"
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"cafe"
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"ireland"
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"age"
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"history"
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"life"
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"shop"
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"hut"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We came here as a group of 8 including adults and children we didn’t have any prior information on the place. Every member of staff we encountered were really lovely, from the receptionist, actors and tour guide. This place is really informative and talks about...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing afternoon we spent at Navan Fort.The welcome we received by Ciaran was genuinely warm and truely friendly.The girl in the cafe was also polite and made us feel very comfortable. We moved on to the outside hut and what a fabulous experience...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

We did not do the official visitor centre or tour, but just used the interpretive signs to climb to the top and admire the view (magnificent on a sunny day) and history.

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Reviewed 24 April 2018 via mobile

Arrived st this beautiful and interesting place. The setting is gorgeous. We visited with the two interesting and informative Druid women who showed us their living spaces and helped us make some local cloth. It was fun and the surroundings are what I think Ireland...More

Thank Joan R
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Excellent walking tour of the site by a lovely lady who explained the history and legends very well - just cannot recall her name - she had a Canadian accent. All in all an enjoyable experience for those interested in ancient history and the roots...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018

Very good museum space showing the history of Ireland, the views from the top of the fort are excellent, and the cafe is great for a meal afterwards.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

One of the ancient Royal sites of Ireland. Middle of winter, no tour guide, and the interpretive displays were closed for refurbishment …. so really just a mound on the hill !! Snow covered in this case !! There is are two audio visual options...More

1  Thank Almostgreynomad
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Went here to see Navan fort.lovely coffee shop.well priced and good variety available.live show was excellent with staff dressed in iron age clothing. Stayed in character throughout.very informative and learned a lot.kept teenage daughter occupied by saying she should be married at her age.fort is...More

Thank Martina C
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Great day out at Navan fort. Very interesting and informative. Plenty to keep your attention. Very good cafe on site, good quality food and beverages. Well worth a visit.

Thank GerardDev
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Navan Fort just on the outskirts of Armagh, is a a very pleasant surprise. Steeped in history and well worth a visit, ideal for adults and children . Great interactive centre and a visit to an iron age dwelling, which was fabulous, well presented by...More

1  Thank Gerrri99
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