Family Friendly Fermanagh

Family-friendly Fermanagh

The perfect destination for a fun-filled break,
jam-packed with adventure and activities

Fermanagh is an ideal holiday destination for all the family, from adventure centres to scenic forest walks. Plan your perfect family break away in the Lakelands, we’ve got an excellent range of restaurants, museums, activity centres, parks and beautiful scenery throughout the county.

We’ve got all the inspiration you need in our Family Friendly Guide to keep the whole family entertained on your holiday, even on a rainy day! Whether you are looking for adventure, learning experiences, a fun day out or a bit of relaxation, you’ll find it all in the Fermanagh Lakelands.

Fun family events happening soon...

Festival Lough Erne

Enniskillen, 21 Sep - 22 Sep

The tranquil setting of Enniskillen Castle will see a hustle of families and foodie lovers sampling local produce and enjoying the tranquil setting of the River Erne.

Walking through History: Queen Anne Tour Castle Coole

Enniskillen, 25 Sep - 26 Sep

Learn more about Castle Coole and the history hidden beneath your feet! This guided tour includes the looking into the fascinating story of the Queen Anne house - which was built long before the current house.

Sustainable September - Demonstrations

Florence Court Demesne, Enniskillen, 07 Sep - 29 Sep

Throughout September we will be demonstrating the sustainability of Florence Court and how the estate is still one of the finest examples of a sustainable Irish estate with a Blacksmith's Forge, Carpenter's Shop and more.

Hidden Autumn Estate

Newtownbutler, Enniskillen, 26 Oct

Autumn is one of the most beautiful times of year to explore Crom with its golden woodlands, historic ruins and wildlife such as deer and red squirrels.

Hallowe'en Fest & Craft Fair

Florence Court Demesne, Enniskillen, 27 Oct

With lots of ghostly activities on offer like craft stalls, spooky trail, live music and face painting, come along and enjoy a fun filled family afternoon!

Scarecrow Fest

Florence Court, Florence Court Demesne, Enniskillen, 26 Oct - 28 Oct

Take part in our first Scarecrow Fest at Florence Court and get working on your creations at home, before bringing them in to be displayed at the front of the house, with some prizes up for grabs too!

Spooky Basement Experience

Florence Court, Florence Court Demesne, Enniskillen, 26 Oct - 28 Oct

With lots of ghostly activities happening at Florence Court over the Halloween weekend, why not head out on our spooky outdoor trail or go on our spooky basement experience too... if you dare!

Crom Deer Park Safari

Newtownbutler, Enniskillen, 02 Nov

Enjoy beautiful views of Crom estate and its resident fallow deer as you gain an insight into these stunning animals and how we care for them at Crom.


Fermanagh Lakelands boasts three outstanding National Trust properties and gardens, well worth a visit...
Come and explore Florence Court, Crom Estate and Castle Coole.

Plenty more to see and do in Fermanagh Lakelands..!

Explore the Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark

Marble Arch Caves Global Geopark is now one of 120 UNESCO sites across the globe and is the second of only two UNESCO designated sites in Northern Ireland.
It is host to one of the finest show caves in Europe. Visitors are guided through a fascinating natural underworld while stunningly beautiful cave formations glisten all around. Prepare to be awe inspired!


Fun-filled Family Activities

There's plenty of other activities you can try in Fermanagh Lakelands

Lakelands & Inland Waterways Fermanagh and Omagh District Council