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Due to Covid-19 the Heritage Centre shall be closed to the public until the 31st January.

We are currently working from home so if you need to contact us please call us on (042) 937 3454 or email us at


Carlingford Heritage

Located in the heart of Carlingford in the North East of Ireland. Discover Carlingford’s heritage and experience the history of the region.

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The Carlingford Heritage Centre has been a vital part of the areas historical Landscape since the 13th century. We invite you to our centre to learn about the village from its foundation to its prosperous years and right through to modern day. Carlingford is located equidistantly between Dublin and Belfast.


Please note our daily tours are conducted in accordance with covid-19 protocols.

Contact us for tours on request - (042) 9373454

Enjoy a guided tour with us and discover Ireland’s medieval past. Carlingford is a fine example of a medieval walled town built at the time of the Normans in the 12th century.

Our guides will take you on a tour of the historic remains, including Carlingford Castle. We meet you at the Station House on the Greenore road along the seafront and we begin the tour at the Heritage Centre which offers a good introduction to our historic town.

Our Tours take place daily at 11am and 3pm. Come and see what our historic town has to offer.


Carlingford has a colourful history, from the landing of vikings through medieval times, to the industrial revolution and more.

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Carlingford Heritage Centre is the perfect venue for your wedding ceremony, catering for both intimate weddings of 6 to larger celebration of up to 150 guests.

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We regularly host a variety of concerts featuring traditional, classic and popular musical artists, we host talks, educational events and the annual Thomas Darcy McGee summer school.

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Wedding Ceremonies

Carlingford Heritage Centre is a beautiful, restored medieval church which has retained its original function as a place of assembly. It is the perfect venue for your special day!

Wedding ceremonies are very popular here at the Heritage Centre, not a surprise given it’s beautiful setting overlooking the old Medieval town of Carlingford and the natural beauty of Carlingford Lough with breath taking views of the Mourne Mountains.

Carlingford Heritage Centre has a reputation for being warm, comfortable and welcoming. The beautifully restored interior and surrounding views are perfect backdrops for your wedding photographs.




Carlingford Heritage Centre is the perfect venue for any type of corporate or ceremonial event. The buildings unique character adds a unique atmosphere to any gathering. Get in touch with our dedicated team today and see if we can work together.

One of The Town's Oldest Functioning Locations

The Carlingford Heritage Centre is full of character. It is one of the oldest locations in the area.

Great for lots of Events

The building is perfectly suited for lots of events, whether that is for a ceremony, business gathering or the arts. The Heritage centre can provide what is required and more.

Fully Integrated Service

Our team can provide everything you need to ensure your event goes off without a hitch. Our event production partners can deliver everything that is required.

Visit Our Centre Today

Come and say hello to our wonderful staff at Carlingford Heritage Centre and find out how we can make your visit that extra special.

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