Scrabo Tower (Down)

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    Built in 1857 and dramatically perched above the market town, the tower was built as a memorial to the Third Marquis of Londonderry. It stands in Scrabo Country Park surrounded by beautiful woodland walks and parkland. A climb of 122 steps will take visitors to the open viewing level which gives spectacular views across Strangford Lough, the Mourne Mountains, Belfast and beyond to Scotland.

    Attractions near here include:

    • Strangford Lough
    • North Down Heritage Centre
    • Mount Stewart House and Gardens
    • Millisle Beach
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