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Visit Derry - Visitor Information Centre

44 Foyle Street, Derry BT48 6AT, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7126 7284
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Good for info and possible purchases

We had heard that the visitor informatiion centre was worthwhile, but we found nothing special. My... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bruce J
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Melbourne, Australia
Derry vs. Londonderry

After somewhat aimlessly wandering around the city for the morning my mother, brother and I came... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
quinni_224
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Cowra, Australia
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“walking tour” (43 reviews)
“info centre” (4 reviews)
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44 Foyle Street, Derry BT48 6AT, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 7126 7284
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"martin mccrossan"
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"walking tour"
in 43 reviews
"info centre"
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"free coffee"
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"very helpful staff"
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"tourist centre"
in 5 reviews
"walled city"
in 14 reviews
"starting point"
in 4 reviews
"visit derry"
in 5 reviews
"bloody sunday"
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"tours"
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"guide"
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"history"
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"walls"
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"souvenirs"
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"insight"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had heard that the visitor informatiion centre was worthwhile, but we found nothing special. My wife picked up some travel brochures for other places in Ireland that will be helpful to us, and we bought a couple of fridge magnets, but I would not...More

1  Thank Bruce J
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After somewhat aimlessly wandering around the city for the morning my mother, brother and I came across the Derry Visitor Centre. I am glad we did, the information and maps of the area we were given were extremely helpful in helping us determine what we...More

2  Thank quinni_224
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We asked what was going on in and around Derry and bus transfer. The young lady gave us a bus timetable to a couple of destinations, first of all she was reading the timetable incorrectly, until I suggested the way to read it. She had...More

Thank DameElizabethH
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went on bus tour round city which had good sound through headphones. Very interesting as we visited the sites which we had read about in the papers .Bloody Sunday came to life.

Thank kenforsdyke0
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Able to direct us to accomodation and tours. Pleasant staff. Easy to find building on the edge of the city centre

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Park at Foyleside East Carpark for a quick walk over the the Visitor Centre. There are lots of brochures and pleasant staff. We told them that we had a car so where did they suggest that we go, they instantly said Ineshowen so the headed...More

Thank Susan E
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AskVisitDerry, Manager at Visit Derry - Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Hi Susan, Shame about the umbrella, we hope you weren't too wind swept but we are so glad that you had a great time in the City and Inishowen and we hope that you will be back again soon!

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Very Helpful. Friendly Staff. They directed us to the lcoal sites. Plenty of information available to tourists.

1  Thank Dubliner1950
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AskVisitDerry, Manager at Visit Derry - Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2018

Thanks for the review. We hope you had a lovely time in the city and will be back again soon!

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Knowledgable, helpful, patient, total customer focus. We made good use of their skills & brains! Both really grateful for their time and explaining things - definitely added value to our trip & helped us with things we otherwise wouldn’t have known about / found /...More

Thank HelsR76
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AskVisitDerry, Manager at Visit Derry - Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to write this great review. We hope you had a lovely trip and will be back to see us again soon.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

A wealth of information on Derry and very knowledgeable staff. Free visitor map is excellent and well laid out - perfect for a walk around the city and well.

Thank jcgdublin
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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

When I visit a new place I look for any information that might add tiny experience of it. Halloween in Derry is not to be missed with it’s marvellous parade, incredible firework display and a Mardi Gras atmosphere. I receive information on this at the...More

Thank Madeline M
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Carmel C
11 April 2018|
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Response from HelsR76 | Reviewed this property |
I did City Walking Tour with Matin McCrossen’s company. They were fast paced, included humour & friendly - I think would prob work for young people.
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Carmel C
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Response from geoffviking | Reviewed this property |
When we walked the walls we did it independently so cannot advise on which is the cheapest tour or the best value. I would suggest you contact the Derry/ Londonderry tourist board by googling it and although they will not... More
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