Marble Arch Caves National Trust
Visit the beautiful ornamental walled garden and kitchen garden which have been restored to thie.
Marble arch caves national trust. The caves are still growing today but these colossal time periods are hard for ordinary people to imagine. Marble arch caves global geopark the marble arch caves global geopark straddles the border between northern ireland and the republic of ireland. Ranging from rugged uplands lakes and forests through to gently rolling drumlins the landscapes of the geopark represent a complex earth history dating back as far as 895 million years ago.
We also have a sign at this point. The marble arch caves global geopark contains some of the finest landscapes in the north of ireland. Discover magical moments in one of europe s finest show caves.
Opening times marble arch caves 2020 from the 3rd july marble arch caves visitor centre 10 00 17 00 7 days a week unlocking the hidden worlds of cladagh glen guided walking tour scheduled tours will run between 10 00 17 00 wednesday thursday saturday and sunday marble arch caves café 11 00 16 00 7 days a week from the 13th july marble arch caves guided cave. The caves are formed from three rivers draining off the northern slopes of cuilcagh mountain which. Arch house is 2 miles on this road and is on the right sign posted.
Turn right at posting for national trust property at florencecourt. It is centred on the marble arch caves and in 2001 it became one of the first geoparks to be designated in europe. Set in the heart of the marble arch caves unesco global geopark the marble arch caves pay homage to the fascinating secrets of a world of subterranean rivers winding passages lofty chambers and an array of delicate cave formations.
The marble arch caves are estimated to be at least one million years old. The cave system is 7 1miles 11km long with over 1mile 1 5km developed into a show cave. Florence court national trust.
Marble arch caves part of marble arch caves unesco global geopark. At 7 miles 11 5 kilometres marble arch caves are the longest cave system in northern ireland. Florence court national trust house is a splendid 18th century house and demesne set against the stunning backdrop of the cuilcagh mountains.