Glenshane provide low cost workspace, educational & training courses, Advice Service, migrant support, room hire, luncheon club for the elderly, and a drop in facility.
Glenmore Activity Centre includes a larger Main building, and a smaller fitness / squash building opposite. There are a wide range of activities taking place at the centre, including fitness, sports, dance, meetings and community activities. These are indoor and outdoor. Price Concessions: a buddy scheme is in place for customers requiring essential personal assistance whereby the assistant entry is waived. The Buddy Card is on an application basis. Contact the venue for more information.
The library has a wide range of lending services including books/audio books/ E books, DVDs and CDs and internet facility. A programme of events and activities throughout the year. Some concessions available. Services generally free.
Glen Rural Community centre offers facilities for hire, sports grounds and different community and social activities. The venue is open when activities take place.
Giants Causeway is an extensive outdoor attraction.
Accessible features include:
Visitor Centre is accessible
Accessible toilets and Changing Places facilities (key on request)
Grounds – partly accessible, grass, uneven, narrow, loose and hard gravel paths, steep slopes, steps, undulating terrain.
Some visitors may require assistance from their companion
While More General or Family Friendly Features include:
Interactive exhibition exploring the Giant’s Causeway
Outdoor audio guide availiable, providing information in nine languages. Audio guide for visually impaired visitors also available
Grab-and-go coffee shop
Local and unique gifts for sale in shop
Tourist Information Centre
Bureau de Change
Parking across three car parks and Park and Ride facility
Family & children
Pushchairs and baby back-carriers admitted
Accessible path for pushchairs
The Gasyard Development Trust is a vibrant centre used by a number of diverse organisations, community groups and individuals, to host arts, culture, leisure, training, education, after school, health and regeneration courses, services and projects. The accessible spaces within the building are the Arts Factory, Digi suite, Therapy suite, An Druma Mor, Children’s Center, Play Park and Cafe. For more information please contact 028 7126 2812. Opening times vary from day to day.
Garvagh Museum is located in a small building adjoining Garvagh Secondary School. The museum collection consists of artifacts, which trace the history of the Bann Valley. Open all year round for group visits so please contact the museum for details. There is a small entrance fee but no price concession for disabled people.
At the heart of the exhibition is a recreated railway station platform and within the displays visitors can find out about the various railway companies which once operated out of the city. This museum houses an exhibition of memorabilia of the ‘Golden Age’. The museum is also a family friendly attraction with a dedicated children’s play area in one of the old railway carriages. This is a non-guided facility with an opportunity to view the exhibits at your leisure. Recommended time for the facility is approximately thirty minutes. Admission is Free: www.derrycity.gov.uk/Museums/Foyle-Valley-Railway-Museum
Flowerfield Arts Centre aims to provide the borough of Coleraine’s residents and visitors with accessible creative arts and remarkable experiences, to unleash their creative potential and enhance quality of life. This is done through; Concerts & Events, Visual Art Exhibitions, Community Arts Venue Use, Community Arts Development & Outreach, Creative Learning, Craft development Projects and support for the Creative Industries. Access to the galleries is free. All activities are offered with a built in concession of at least 50%. Additional concessions are available on some events and courses. Mon, Tue and Wed for courses and other evenings and weekends for events.
Extensive National Trust property including historical house, courtyard and grounds. There are price concessions for disabled people and companion. Two manual wheelchairs and a powered wheelchair are available to access the grounds. A holiday cottage (Rose Cottage) is also available on site and has been adapted for disabled people. For opening times please check website.