Bushmills is a unique, characteristic village in north Antrim, its foundations began as a simple fording place and settlement on the river Bush which later flourished during the revolution of water powered industries of the 1600s, to become one of the key commercial locations along the north coast. The village has over eighty listed building of architectural importance which reflect the towns rich built heritage , it is also a designated a conservation area.
Today the village provides the destination arrival hub for visitors to the Unesco World Heritage Site at the Giant's Causeway and is home to the Old Bushmills Whiskey Distillery founded in 1608. As a crossing point on the river Bush and located on the designated Causeway Coastal Route, the village provides a natural stopping point for travellers.
Throughout the village you will find twenty one plaques with QR Codes on them for you to scan and learn more about that particular building, location or artwork, the list of sites can be found in the qr menu. For a more comprehensive view of the village visit the website Causeway Coastal Route and look under Bushmills.