49 fun things to do in County Down

Welcome to County Down! With a long and varied history, you’ll never be stuck for something to do! Did you know that much of the smash-hit HBO TV show Game of Thrones filmed in the breathtakingly beautiful Mourne Mountains in County Down? Or that it was County Down man Harry Ferguson who invented the tractor?

If it’s the history you’re interested in, then make sure you check out some of the amazing Museums that County Down has to offer.

If you’re interested in nature, then County Down is the place for you! Perhaps you’re interested in one of the enjoyable Walks. There are plenty of beautiful Gardens that are definitely worth checking out. Or maybe the Animals and Wildlife or what you’re interested in!

You should definitely check out some of the delicious Food and Drink available. Or perhaps you want to let loose your creative side and try out one of the Creative Workshops, learning how to cook by yourself.

There are also lots of Free activities to do in County Down, so you’ll never be stuck for something to do. There are even lots of activities suitable for Stag & Hen parties too! If you’re looking for something to do as a family, then you’ll never get bored with all of the Family Friendly activities on offer!

Things to do in County Down

Calling all Climbers it’s now time to buckle up and take part in a range of climbing activities down at Cloughmore Extreme Adventure! Abseiling is a great high adrenaline-rushing activity for those who love the thrill …

There’s never been a better time than the present to take to the great outdoors and experience what the Mourne Mountains and eastern coastal region of Ireland have to offer. East Coast Adventure have a wide …

Fancy a round of golf? Then head on down to Scrabo Golf Course! Founded in 1907 Scrabo Golf Club is situated high above Newtownards Northern Ireland, 500ft above sea level overlooking Strangford Lough. Scrabo Golf Club …

Experience playing one of Northern Irelands hidden gems, set high in the hills of Holywood, Co Down. Enjoy your round on the golf course that helped shape one of the world’s greatest golfers, Rory McIlroy, as …