Fermanagh is home to Belleek Pottery, one of Northern Ireland's oldest and most fascinating attractions & winner of Best Visitor Experience, NI Tourism Awards (2014). Original and unique pieces are made using traditional methods passed down from generation to generation.
One of the two UNESCO designated sites in Northern Ireland, Marble Arch Caves – one of Europe's finest show caves allowing visitors to explore a fascinating, natural underworld of rivers, waterfalls, winding passages and lofty chambers. A ‘Game of Thrones’ film location.
For the historian in you, Fermanagh is home to numerous castles* for you to visit during your break including Enniskillen Castle, situated right in the heart of Enniskillen town, Tully Castle, Crom Castle and Castle Archdale. Enniskillen Castle, was built almost 600 years ago by Gaelic Maguires. Guarding one of the few passes into Ulster, it was strategically important throughout its history. This historic site houses two museums, Fermanagh County Museum and The Inniskillings Museum. (*Opening times vary please check with reception)
There are not many places where you can get a haircut and explore the golden age of steam travel at the same time - Headhunters! Located within walking distance of Belmore Court & Motel, it boasts one of the largest collections of Irish railway memorabilia on display. Admission to the Railway Museum is free and haircuts are optional.
A collection of art and craft studios, all housed in the restored early 19th Century dairy market, located in the heart of Enniskillen. Shop the work of artists, handmade pottery and jewellery design.
Experience the adventure that takes you from the thatched cottages of Ulster, on board a full scale emigrant sailing ship, to the log cabins of the American Frontier at the Ulster American Folk Park. Meet an array of costumed characters on your way with traditional crafts to show, tales to tell and food to share.
The indoor exhibition at the Ulster American Folk Park examines life in Ulster in the 18th and 19th centuries. It reveals the reasons behind the exodus and shows how the settlers adapted to and impacted on, a new and unfamiliar environment.
An ideal way to explore the region is to follow the Sperrins' four Scenic Driving Routes, which were included in the National Geographic's list of the world's top 101 scenic drives in 2012.