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Canada AM at Carrickfergus Castle

Canada’s favourite national breakfast program, Canada AM, is broadcasting live from Northern Ireland today and tomorrow!

Historian Ken McElroy gives Jeff a bit of history on Carrickfergus Castle in the clip below:

Ken tells Jeff about Carrickfergus Castle's great history

Here Jeff meets some knights, and the Lord and Lady of the manor, and learns about falconry and archery at Carrickfergus Castle – watch the video below!

Jeff gets a lesson in jousting!

Also, at Carrickfergus Castle, Jeff talks to Historian Ken McElroy about Carrickfergus town’s connection to Titanic:

Ken McElroy tells us about Titanic's connection to Carrickfergus

Watch as Jeff attempts to cross Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge – rising 80 feet feet above a rocky shore and the sea!

Watch Jeff cross the 80ft-high Carrick-a-Rede Rope Bridge!

Jeff takes us on a tour of some of the top things to see on the world-famous Causeway Coastal Route!

Jeff takes us on a tour of the Causeway Coastal Route!

Watch Canada AM live tomorrow morning (6:00-9:00 EST) with Marci and Jeff as they explore all things Titanic at the new Titanic Belfast visitor centre in Northern Ireland’s capital city, Belfast!

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