Come and enjoy our guided tours of historic Armagh City. Our qualified Blue Badge Guides will bring the history of this city, from its ancient Celtic beginnings to its current Georgian splendour to life! These tours will run throughout the Summer months Thursday – Sunday.
- Adult: £4.00
- Seniors and Children: £3.00
Tours start and finish at Armagh Visitor Information Centre, 40 English Street, Armagh, BT61 7BA.Tours last approximately 1.5 hours. Please wear suitable footwear. Tours may be cancelled due to inclement weather – we will advise of tour cancellations at the earliest possible convenience and full refunds will be made in these circumstances.
Information about the tours:
Two tours will run daily from Thursday to Saturday throughout covering two different parts of the historic City of Armagh. Thursday – Saturday: 11.00am & 2.00pm
- 11.00am – The Story of Armagh: Part 1
This tour will explore the following topics, Archbishops/Royalty/Macha/Angels and Gargoyles. Please be advised that this tour will involve walking up some hills.
- 2.00pm – The Story of Armagh: Part 2
This tour will explore the following topics, Architecture/Robinson/The Mall/Street Art/Georgian/Heritage. Please be advised that this tour will involve walking down some hills
For your information and to help you select the most appropriate tour for your needs, “The Story of Armagh Part 2” tour does not cover as many uphill climbs in the city centre. The route will take in College Street, The Mall, Russell Street and direct return to the Visitor Information Centre to conclude. Please be aware that “The Story of Armagh Part 1” has several more steep climbs. For further guidance, please contact Visitor Information Centre staff on +44(0) 28 3752 1800.
- Sunday Walking Tour – 2.30pm
This tour will explore the following topics, Archbishops, Royalty, Angels and Gargoyles, Robinson, Architecture, The Mall, Georgian, Heritage
SPECIAL OFFER FOR TOURS THURSDAY – SATURDAY:
To encourage you to undertake both tours and to ensure you get a full understanding of the history of this wonderful city, we are offering you a very special discounted rate!
Cost for Both Tours (11am & 2pm):
- Adult: £6.00
- Seniors and Children: £4.50
While you can book both tours on the same day, you do not have to! You can book each tour on days that are convenient for you! When you have selected your dates and made your booking for both tours, your discounted price will automatically be taken off your payment.