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The Coastal Zone, Portrush
BND 1 - Red Bay - 8.01.10 - G Burrows
CZ Maritime Heritage

Portrush Coastal Zone is the Department of the Environment's main coastal and marine centre. Discovery pools and tanks along with displays and activities give visitors the chance to learn more about Northern Ireland’s marine and coastal wildlife and heritage.

At the rear of the centre is a viewing platform which affords excellent views towards the sea. From here dolphins, seals and harbour porpoises can sometimes be seen.

* The visitor centre is open to 4th September.*

Opening times

The visitor centre is currently closed until further notice.

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Admisson Free.


  • Free (parking charges may apply)
  • Toilets

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  • Free (parking charges may apply)
  • Toilets
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The Coastal Zone, Portrush

8 Bath Road
County Antrim
BT56 8AP
Phone number
T: (028) 7082 3600
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