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Bishop Gate

Bishop Street, Derry, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 7284
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A great place to start the wall walk

We stayed nearby which made for a easy location to start the wall walk. The history of this city is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
JAJAYtravellers
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Bathurst, Australia
One of the original four gates

Bishop's Gate is one of the original four gates of the city walls. It is a narrow gate, only... read more

Reviewed March 22, 2018
silverbrook
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London, Canada
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Bishop Street, Derry, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 7126 7284
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed nearby which made for a easy location to start the wall walk. The history of this city is incredible and we loved that each location you can learn more about the walled city and his history

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

Bishop's Gate is one of the original four gates of the city walls. It is a narrow gate, only allowing only one car at a time through. There are squared archeway on either side of the main opening to allow pedestrians to pass. There are...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018 via mobile

A surprisingly beautiful and relaxing walk at sunset. Every inch of it is full of history. It also has some amazing city views. A must!

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Reviewed 3 February 2018

Well while walking around this wonderful walled city we came across numerous gates. It tells you a little about the history and you wonder how many people have gone through this gate throughout the many years its stood.

Thank JimmyJackk
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

Well, Bishop Gate, I'm conflicted. Anything dating from 1789 is well worth a visit, but its a mess. The arch is rounded, and I do like a good rounded Romanesque arch, but above is a great square block with brutal cornicing. The river-god carved face...More

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Reviewed 31 August 2017

We loved all of the gated in Derry and made it a point to see each and every one of them since they all have there own story.

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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

6 afternoon teas. Food okay. Bland sandwiches not worth 18 pound each in comparison to anywhere else I have ate afternoon tea. Friends ordered also and their food arrived 25 minutes later with an apology from waiter advising "we are very busy" Left disappointed, decent...More

Thank Spadesaspaid
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Reviewed 10 December 2016

This place looks so amazing, had our final course of the Food Tour here and a wee glass of Prosecco. The surroundings in the hotel are so nice......

1  Thank fgalbraith
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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Bishops gate is a nice walk with unusual buildings and ruins dotted about the place. You can walk around them and sometimes inside them. Unfortunately there is no cafe which would have been a welcome stop after the walk. It is part of the National...More

Thank Ben M
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Reviewed 4 August 2016

We enjoyed a great "full Irish " breakfast at JAVA cafe right beside Bishops Gate. Then did the WALL WALK. It is the perfect place to start your historic tour of Derry. Buy your Walk Tickets at Java & get free tea or coffee when...More

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