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Nestled at the foot of Sliabh Gullion, in the heart of South Armagh, the Ti Chulainn Centre in An Mullach Bán is the starting point for our tours. The centre specialises in organising cultural events and activities which enable visitors to experience the rich heritage of the region.
Tí Chulainn has the Cuimhneamh Living History Project which has recorded memories of the conflict from across South Armagh, North Louth and South Monaghan. There is also a reference library which is an excellent resource for historians and genealogists.
The centre has excellent post-tour facilities, which include an audio visual theatre, conference rooms and workshop areas. The Tí Chulainn guest accommodation has been awarded the NITB 4 star grade.
Visit http://www.tichulainn.com for more information.
Coiste na nIarchimí
Coiste Na N-Iarchimi is the umbrella organisation of the former Republican political prisoner network throughout Ireland. Coiste Na N-Iarchimi have 12 formal groups based in various parts of the country, and a number of informal groups associated with them. The Coiste network employs 65 full-time workers and numerous volunteers. Coiste is funded through the European Peace fund, set up to address the legacy of the conflict here in Ireland.
Coistes' main areas of work include, conflict resolution, legacy, advocacy,youth, political tourism,support services and education, consortium (Former political activists)inter-community and inter-national engagements.
Main partners in this project are Community Foundation Northern Ireland. Coiste also interact and engage with other governmental, statutory, and community organisations accross the island of Ireland.
Visit http://www.coiste.ie/ for more information.
Free Derry Tours
The Bogside has been described as the "Crucible Of The Troubles" and is world famous for events including the outbreak of the Troubles in 1968, the battle of the Bogside and most notably Bloody Sunday in 1972. Free Derry Tours provide a range of tours in the area where you can learn about the conflict in Derry from the experts.
Visit http://www.freederrytours.net/ for more information.
Rebel Walking Tours
Dublin, the City that Fought an Empire. Follow in the footsteps of the Irish Rebel leaders Michael Collins, James Connolly and Pádraig Pearse. Hear the story of Ireland's fight for freedom as told by Irish Republicans.
Visit Rebel Walking Tours on Trip Advisor for more information.
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Crossmaglen & South Armagh Chamber of Commerce
The Crossmaglen and South Armagh Chamber of Commerce is an organisation established in 2008 and has great ambitions and aspirations for the region in terms of social and economic development. Its membership consists of business people from the Greater Crossmaglen area and surrounding towns and villages in South Armagh.
Visit http://www.visitsoutharmagh.com/ for more information.
Visit Newry & Mourne
Newry & Mourne Tourism website offering information about visitor attractions, accommodation and a host of other features and services available in the area.
Visit http://www.visitnewryandmourne.com/ for more information.
Gary McParland - Photographer
Gary is a Landscape Photographer from County Armagh. His Photography has showcased in Various Publications, won competitions and has been used in areas ranging from tourism to commercial applications and is a contributer to a number of online Photography communities. The background image for this website is based on Garys photograph of Ballymacdermot Court Tomb, the original can be viewed here.
Visit http://www.garymcparland.com/ for more information.