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Derrymore House

A National Trust Property, Derrymore House is an elegant thatched cottage that stands amid a picturesque landscape estate less than 2 miles from Newry.

The property makes a perfect stopping point between Belfast and Dublin, with scenic walks. This is where the Act of Union between Great Britain and Ireland was drafted. The Treaty Room is open for tours on very limited dates only, please phone or check the National Trust website for details.

Dogs on leads, and only in grounds.

Opening times

Grounds open daily all year (for walks), dawn to dusk.

2014 House Opening Dates:

5 & 26 May, 12 & 13 July, 25 August, from 2 to 17:30. Last admission 45 minutes before closing.

2015 House Opening Dates:

4 & 25 May, 12 & 13 July, 31 August, from 2 to 5:30pm. Last admission 45 minutes before closing.

Price list

2014/2015 Admission (Gift Aid on Entry):

Treaty Room

Adult £2

Child £1

Family £5


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Derrymore House

Camlough Road Bessbrook
County Armagh
BT35 7EF
Phone number
T: (028) 8778 4753
Web Address

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