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Best Caves and Mines In Belfast

We've rounded up the best caves and mines in Belfast in our quest to discover brilliant family attractions and places to visit near you. There are 0 Belfast caves and mines to pick from. Find the perfect places to go with your kids and get out on your next adventure!

All the caves and mines we list are rated according to the ages they are suitable for, facilities and whether they are suitable for rainy days or best when the sun is shining.

Many of the places we list are historic or educational in nature and would be suitable for class trips or as ways to keep the learning up whilst having fun over the school holidays.

Find your perfect day out

We're still waiting to list caves and mines in Belfast but there's still plenty of fun to be had – try one of these instead!

Giants Causeway and Visitors Centre

  • Bushmills
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • National Parks

The Giant's Causeway is a World Heritage site and National Nature Reserve maintained by the National Trust. A volcanic eruption over 60 million years...

Glenarm Castle

  • Glenarm
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Glenarm Castle features one of Ireland's oldest walled gardens and a wealth of immaculately landscaped themed counterparts including water features,...

Logan Botanic Garden

  • Stranraer
  • Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Logan lies at the south-western tip of Scotland, and it is unrivalled as the country's most exotic garden. Wonder at the groves of eucalypts and at t...

Carrickfergus Castle

  • Carrickfergus
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Militantly marinaded in 800 years of rich combative history, you won't run shy of adventure stories based around impressive Carrickfergus Castle! Reg...

Castle Kennedy Gardens

  • Stranraer
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Castle Kennedy Gardens are 75 acres of dramatic lochs, wild rambles and local wildlife, and all in the ruins of this once magnificent castle.   The g...

ECOS Millennium Environmental Centre

  • Ballymena
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The ECOS Centre was created amidst 150 acres of rich river flood plain to showcase environmental issues, which they do with an eye to it being aimed...

National Football Stadium at Windsor Park

  • Belfast
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Sports Stadiums

Learn about the history of Irish football from the 1880s till today with a tour of the National Football Stadium at Windsor Park. No football fan can...

Aunt Sandras Candy Factory

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

In 1953 the now legendary Aunt Sandra began making and selling candy in this very spot in Castlereagh Road...and it's still going today! The whole sh...



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Drumawhey Junction

  • Donaghadee
  • Outdoor
  • Railway and Transport Attractions

The Belfast and Co. Down Miniature Railway Society was established in 1991 by a group of enthusiastic miniature railway fans and it's still going str...

Castle Ward

  • Strangford
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Stately Homes and Gardens

Castle Ward is a unique 18th century house with a Gothic tone set in a stunning location overlooking Strangford Lough. Within the 820 acre walled lan...

Armagh Planetarium

  • Armagh
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At Armagh Planetarium, the whole family can use interactive displays to learn about the cosmos and watch the latest space news in real time. Activiti...

Cockle Row Cottages

  • Groomsport
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Cockle Row Cottages These lovingly restored fisherman's cottages have Guided Tours Available to explore their rich maritime heritage and history, whe...

W5

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

W5 is a literally staggering array of interactive exhibits, a really full day's worth and the kids will be pulling you along the whole way through th...

Titanic Belfast

  • Belfast
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Titanic Belfast extends over 9 impressive galleries, with multiple dimensions and angles to the exhibition's' presentation, with special effects, dar...

Ulster Museum at Botanic Gardens

  • Belfast
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Ulster Museum at Botanic Gardens is a fantastic museum that is open throughout the year, and free to visit, making it a great all weather attraction...

The Argory

  • Dungannon
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

The Argory is an atmospheric Irish gentry house surrounded by its 130 hectare (320 acre) wooded riverside estate. A tour of this Neo-classical master...

Ulster Folk and Transport Museum

  • Holywood
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

The Ulster Folk Museum has lovingly recreated an early 1900s town to allow your family to experience the lives and traditions of the north of Ireland...

Belfast Castle Visitors Centre

  • Belfast
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

They've labelled this Belfast Castle Visitors Centre rather than Belfast Castle because there's no real 'castle' to explore: the interior facilities...

Tayto Castle Factory

  • Tandragee
  • Indoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Don’t be a couch potato, but instead visit some real potatoes. Take your bite-sized kids (5+) to the Tayto Factory Tour, and see how crisps get so go...

Waterside Museum

  • Craigavon
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Waterside Museum is dedicated to preserving the social and industrial history of the Craigavon area. It is free to visit, and set on Oxford Island Na...

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