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Seamus Heaney Archive, Bellaghy, Magherafelt

Explore the history and background of the area that inspired Heaney's poetry. Visit the Bawn library devoted to his work and see the unique material from the poet, including a number of his manuscripts, books and old schoolbag.

Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry, Belfast

The Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry at Queen's is a focal point for writing, criticism and appreciation of modern literature. Its director is the internationally renowned poet,

Belfast Through Writers Eyes Exhibition, Belfast

Located in the Ulster hall, the Belfast Through Writers Eyes literary exhibition is a celebration of Belfast writing through the ages, featuring storyboards and information that will enable you to get to know our authors, playwrights and poets.

Bellaghy Bawn, Bellaghy, Magherafelt

Built around 1619 by Sir Baptist Jones, Bellaghy Bawn is a fortified house and bawn (the defensive wall surrounding an Irish tower house).

Armagh Public Library, Armagh

Established in 1771, Armagh Public Library is one of the oldest libraries in Ireland. There are many rare and valuable books housed here and it is also a registered museum which holds prints, ancient Irish artifacts, gems and coins.

Laurel Villa Townhouse, Magherafelt

Laurel Villa is Trip Advisor's No. 1 place to stay in the Magherafelt area and when you read our reviews it’s easy to see why.

We are ideally located within three quarters of an hour's drive from Belfast, Derry, the Giant's Causeway and ...

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