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Cockle Row Cottages


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The Harbour, Main Street, Groomsport, County Down, BT19 6JR
A photo of Cockle Row Cottages taken from a distance to include the seasonal paddling pool in shot on a bright sunny day

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Take a step back in time with a visit to Cockle Row Cottages in Groomsport. The cottages illustrate life for a fisherman and his family at the turn of the last century. Also houses a local Visitor Information Centre and shop. Open daily June, July and August. Summer programme of events, please call for full details.

These lovingly restored cottages also host an exciting entertainment programme every weekend from Easter Sunday to early September. Children will have the opportunity to join in on a range of activities including face painting, children’s crafts, balloon modelling and much more every weekend from 12pm to 4pm, whilst adults can enjoy live music, heritage and craft fairs.

Due to COVID, please check with Bangor Visitor Information Centre before planning your visit to ensure the cottages are open, 028 9127 0069. Opening has been limited. 


Attraction Facilities

  • Gift Shop
  • Guided Tours Available


  • Picnic Area

Establishment Features

  • Accept coach parties

Parking & Transport

  • On site parking

Payment Methods

  • All major credit/debit cards accepted

Provider Preferences

  • Free (parking charges may apply)

Guide Prices

No admission charge

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Tel+44 (0) 28 9127 2269

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Opening Times

* Open Saturdays and Sundays only during April and May 11:00-17:00

Open daily during June, July and August 11:00-17:00

Open for Easter and Halloween Fun Day (last Sunday in October)

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Directions from Town:Located off Main Street, Groomsport

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