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Andrew Jackson Centre

Boneybefore, Carrickfergus BT38 7DG, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9336 6455
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Sean, I love him❤️

We had a list of places to visit whilst in Carrickfergus, this was on my husbands list as it also... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2017
Tinaballerina
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Australia
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Great place, wonderful guide!

I took my dad, 90 years of age, to the Andrew Jackson Centre as part of a little day trip. I... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
Peter D
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Boneybefore, Carrickfergus BT38 7DG, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We had a list of places to visit whilst in Carrickfergus, this was on my husbands list as it also houses the American Rangers Museum. Listening to Sean was one of the most interesting talks we have had on our trip, he can talk so...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

I took my dad, 90 years of age, to the Andrew Jackson Centre as part of a little day trip. I expected to spend around 30 minutes looking at the exhibits, but that was before we met Sean! Sean is the guide for the centre,...More

1  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Sean was a great guide! The history behind the cottage and the Rangers museum was really interesting. Sean took the time to talk to me about some of Australia's connection to Belfast through a mural and even followed up with an email of a photo...More

1  Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Sean (George) was great!! He explained us a lot he invites coffe and tea and he es an excelent guide in that beatiful place. Very interesting all what we learned here. Visit it!!!

1  Thank CapochaBuenosAires
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We had a great guide named Shawn. He was very informative and friendly. He also gave us alot of info about the area.

2  Thank Marty M
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Was recommended to come here by staff at carrickfergus castle, otherwise I'd never have heard of it! The guide was very friendly and knowledgeable, and provided free tea and coffee. There was much more to this centre than I expected.

1  Thank Richard M
Mid and East An... B, Manager at Andrew Jackson Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back to the centre again soon! The Andrew Jackson Centre Team

Reviewed 23 June 2017

I had no idea that Andrew Jackson has connections in Northern Ireland. The Jackson family history was interesting but for me the high light was seeing how the house would have looked in the past and it gave a good sense of what life was...More

1  Thank usacobbler
Mid and East An... B, Manager at Andrew Jackson Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back to the centre again soon! The Andrew Jackson Centre Team

Reviewed 16 May 2017

A very interesting building, occupied from around 1750 to 1979. Its now a museum dedicated to ancestors of US President Andrew Jackson, who lived in another building nearby which is gone. I'll skip comment on him, except to say I've been to either end of...More

1  Thank Steveodo
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Andrew Jackson cottage may be a bit of a misnomer in that a home similar to this one and in this area would have been inhabited by his parents before their move to America where Andrew was born (he had to be in order to...More

Thank jwhi2014
Mid and East An... B, Manager at Andrew Jackson Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit and will pass on your kind comments to David. We look forward to welcoming you back to the centre again soon! The Andrew Jackson Centre Team

Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

The house dedicated to Andrew Jackson (his family actually lived down the street) is interesting and a nice example of life 250 years ago. But my real interest was the US Army Ranger Centre. The Rangers of WWII began here in 1942. The Centre has...More

1  Thank rl6005
Mid and East An... B, Manager at Andrew Jackson Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review! We are so glad that you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to welcoming you back to the centre again soon! The Andrew Jackson Centre Team

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