Carnfunnock Country Park in Larne
Carnfunnock Country Park in Larne

Carnfunnock Country Park in Larne

Are you looking for an activity to add to your stack that will let the whole family feel included? Why not come along to Carnfunnock Country Park in Larne! With so much variety in activities and things to see, every member of the group will find something to do here on their visit!

Why should I visit Carnfunnock Country Park in Larne?

Carnfunnock Country Park is packed full of exciting and unusual attractions to see and do, with over 191 hectares of mixed woodland, colourful gardens, walking trails and coastline!

The walled garden at the country park, with its unique sundials and sculptures, is open all year round along with a maritime-themed outdoor adventure playground, golf driving range and academy, way-marked walks, orienteering course, geocaching, wildlife garden, public toilets and picnic sites!

From March/April to October, there are attractions to suit all ages of visitors at the park, including a maze in the shape of Northern Ireland, a family fun zone with a miniature railway, bouncy castle, bungee run, remote control boats and trucks, bungee trampolines, WOW balls and 18 hole mini-golf course; a children’s activity centre with snack stop, face painting, outdoor games including putting, table tennis and draughts; a touring caravan park and campsite; 9 hole golf course; barbeque areas and a modern visitor centre with a gift shop and cafe!

  • Park is open all year round
  • Entrance to the park is free for all visitors
  • Opening times from Monday to Thursday are 10 am to 6 pm
  • Opening times on Friday are 10 am to 9 pm
  • Opening times on weekends are £10 am to 7 pm
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