Tullaghoge Fort

Northern Ireland Environment Agency owned property
Tullaghoge Fort was a royal power centre which came to historical prominence in the 11th Century when it was a dynastic centre for Cenel nEogain (later the O’Neills). It is an embanked enclosure, separated from an outer bank by a wide flat space and no ditch. From its hilltop position, it commands wide views of the area and is visible for miles around. The site was abandoned by 1622.

Disabled access is limited as entry is via a steep lane.

No unaccompanied children under the age of 16.

Opening times:

Open access all year round

Prices:

Free admission

The nearest Tourist Information Centre is:

Cookstown Tourist Information Centre

Location / Directions

In Ballymully Glebe townland, 2½ miles (4 km) south-south-east of Cookstown, east of the B162 Cookstown to Stewartstown road.

The entrance is on a difficult corner, with a small car-park at the foot of the hill, from which an uphill path leads to the site.
  • Parking Available
  • Free (parking charges may apply)
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