Saint Columba Heritage Centre (Áras Cholmcille) and St Columba’s Church Long Tower

The Saint Columba’s Heritage Centre is located in the restored listed school building in the grounds of the Long Tower Church. The Saint Columba’s National School, known affectionately locally as the “Wee Nuns’ School”, dates from 1813 and after major restoration will provide the city with a centre to promote the heritage and history of Saint Columba, the city’s founding father.
NB. This map is based on the postcode and so may not reflect the exact location.

Opening times:

May - September
Monday - Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm
Saturday & Sunday 1pm - 4pm

October - April
Tuesday - Friday 9.30am - 4.30pm
Saturday 1pm - 4pm


Saint Columba Heritage Centre:
Adults £3
Concession £2
Children £1 (Under 5 free)

Group/Family Rates available

The nearest Tourist Information Centre is:

Derry/Londonderry Tourist Information Centre
  • Tea-room/Cafe onsite
  • Toilets
  • Guided Tours Available
  • Open Sundays
  • Accept Groups/Coach Parties
  • Euro Accepted
  • Parking Available
  • WiFi
  • Family Discount
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