Glencairn (also known as Glencairn Park)1444

Belfast, Northern Ireland

Brief Description

Glencairn is a house and demesne dating from the mid-19th century, with an oak avenue and some exotics.

History

Glencairn was one of four houses on the estate. For the first decades of the 20th century Glencairn was occupied by the Cunningham family. The house was damaged and abandoned during World War 2. The Belfast Corporation acquired the estate in 1962 and created the public park.

Visitor Facilities

The park is open from 7.30 daily. Closing times vary seasonally.
Features
Tree Avenue
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The park is open from 7.30 daily. Closing times vary seasonally.

Directions

On the north-west outskirts of Belfast, off the A52.
History

Period

  • Victorian (1837-1901)
Contact

Telephone

028 9056 9615

Official Website

Click Here

Other websites

Owners

  • Belfast City Council

    Belfast City Hall, Belfast, BT1 5GS
References