Just 45 minutes from Belfast, Castle Ward is based on the shores of Strangford Lough by Downpatrick Northern Ireland.
Please print the directions below in preparation for travelling to the centre.
Approximately 8 miles from Downpatrick, on the A25, turn left onto Park Road, at a sign posting for “Castle Ward” National Trust Grounds.
Follow road through gates into the estate, passing the Castle Ward mansion house on your right and wardens hut on your left.
Continue along the road, following signs for the car park.
When you reach the car park (on your left) continue straight on, along 1 way system, following signs for The Farmyard and Clearsky Adventure Centre.
You will go down a hill in a sharp U shape. At the bottom turn left and continue onto the 2 way system until you reach the bottom of hill and Farmyard/courtyard area.
Turn left through arched opening into courtyard next to big clock tower.
You have arrived