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The Navan Centre
Navan Centre
Navan Fort

The Navan Centre interprets one of Ireland’s most important ancient monuments, Navan Fort, the ancient capital and seat of the Kings of Ulster.

The Navan Centre offers visitors a unique appreciation of the history of the area through a stimulating exhibition packed full of information, artifacts and hands on activities for all the family. Enjoy the myths and legends of the Ulster Cycle in the vibrant audio visual show. Witness the Celtic Characters bring history to life in the Iron Age/Early Christian period dwelling with demonstrations of cooking, weaving, farming and much more… Finally, take a guided walk to the Navan Fort and be transported along the path of history.

For the Kids at Navan fun and laughter everyday. (Available April - September)

The Centre offers so much for children, its perfect for any age. You can:

•Dress up in Celtic costumes and get your face painted before experiencing life as a Celt

•Bring archaeology to life by digging in the archeo-pit to uncover bones, coins or maybe even teeth

•Complete the Navan Fort trail to get a prize at the end

•Enjoy the Archaeology Discovery Room and play in the outdoor activity area on the massive Wolfhound play piece

Exhibitions are multilingual.

**June 2014: The Navan Centre is delighted to have been awarded Family Visitor Attraction of the Year (Small) at the 2014 ni4kids Family Awards, as well as a Certificate of Excellence by Trip Advisor.

Opening times

Summer Opening: 1st April - 30th September, Monday - Sunday 10:00 - 18:30. Last admission 17:00.

Winter Opening: 1st October - 31st March, Monday - Sunday 10:00 - 16:00. Last admission 15.00.

Other times by arrangement for tour groups or educational visits.

Christmas and New Year Opening Times

The Navan Centre & Fort will be closed from Saturday 24th December to Sunday 1st January inclusive. Centre re-opens again on Monday 2nd January 2017

Price list

Winter 2016

Adult £5.45, Child £3.30, Family £15.90, Senior £4.05, Student £4.05

Summer 2016 (1st April - 30th September)

Adult £6.60, Child £4.40, Family £18, Senior £5.45, Student £5.45

Group: Adult / Senior / Student £5.25

Facilities

  • Family Discount
  • Baby Changing facilities
  • WiFi
  • Parking Available
  • Credit/Debit Cards Accepted
  • Euro Accepted
  • Picnic Area
  • Toilets
  • Gift Shop
  • Tea-room/Cafe onsite

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Facilities

Facilities

  • Family Discount
  • Baby Changing facilities
  • WiFi
  • Parking Available
  • Credit/Debit Cards Accepted
  • Euro Accepted
  • Picnic Area
  • Toilets
  • Gift Shop
  • Tea-room/Cafe onsite
  • Accept Groups/Coach Parties
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The Navan Centre

Address
81 Killylea Road
Armagh
County Armagh
BT60 4LD
Phone number
T: (028) 3752 9644
Email
Web Address
www.navan.com
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