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Useful Information for Group Bookings

Please note: For groups of 10 or more booking is required

Where is Seamus Heaney HomePlace?
45 Main Street Bellaghy
BT45 8HT

Bellaghy is 3 miles off the main route between Belfast and Derry and can be reached from either city in approximately 45minutes.

Dublin is 2hours 30 minutes’ drive via M1 to Belfast and M2 to Derry.

For details of public transport options and local taxis, please visit our web site or call or email our frontline staff.

Refreshments & Food
The HomePlace Café serves a selection of hot and cold food and drinks. For groups of 10 people or more we strongly advise you pre-book any refreshments. Due to capacity restrictions within the café, pre-booking will ensure a smooth and enjoyable experience. A group menu can be found on the next page.

Simply contact the HomePlace Café on
 +44 (0)28 7938 6808 or email thehomeplacecafe@gmail.com to make a booking and discuss your requirements.

Cancellation Policy
If you are no longer unable to make your booking we require at least 24 hours’ notice to avoid a cancellation fee. Less than 24 hours’ notice will result in a 25% cancellation fee.

Facilities & Wi-Fi
Coach and car parking, toilets, self-guided tour, interactive exhibition exploring the life and works of Seamus Heaney, meeting rooms, café, free Wi-Fi, gift shop, visitor information service.

Access & Accessibility
HomePlace is located over 2 floors which can be accessed by stairs or lift.

Toilet facilities are located on both floors and include facilities for people with disabilities on each level.

If your group has particular access needs, please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Length of visit
We recommend that tour groups allow 1hour 30minutes for their visit, giving sufficient time to enjoy the interactive exhibition and self-guided tour.

Parking
HomePlace has on-site car parking.
Coaches have a set-down and pick-up area and turning circle, with coach parking located on street.

Bus Driver Refreshments
Complimentary refreshments are available for your bus driver. Please ask at reception on arrival for further information.

Payment
Group bookings must be paid for in one transaction. Unfortunately, we cannot accept individual payments from groups.

For groups of 10 or more booking is required. Please contact Seamus Heaney HomePlace on +44(0)28 7938 7444 or email seamusheaneyhome@midulstercouncil.org