Bushmills is a unique and characteristic village in north Antrim, its foundations began as a simple fording place on the river Bush which flourished during the revolution of water powered industries during 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 reflects the towns rich built heritage.
Today the village is the destination arrival hub and park & ride for visitors to the Unesco World Heritage Site at the Giant's Causeway, it is also 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.
To find out more about the village follow the Bushmills History link in the menu above.