Forest Park Centre

Forest Park  & Center

Summer Operating Hours (April - September)


8:30am - 6pm


9am - 6pm

Sun10am - 6pm


Winter Operating Hours (October - March)


8:30am - 5pm


9am - 5pm

Sun10am - 5pm


Mona's Cafe

Mon-Fri9am - 4pm
Sat9am - 4pm

10am - 5pm

As well as being the administrative centre for the work of the Trust and the Golf Course, the Forest Park Centre is also the base for all educational visits to the Forest Park and is an environmental information point and location for talks and environmental art activities.

The Forest Park Centre provides:
  • Car Parking
  • Offices
  • Public Toilets & Disabled Toilet
  • Baby Changing
  • Gift Shop & Gruffalo Shop
  • Mona's Cafe
  • Information Panels
  • Trail maps
  • Conference Room Hire
  • Interactive Activities
  • Virtual Office Facilities
Room Hire

Colin Glen Forest Park visitor centre is the perfect place to host your function or event.  With over 50 car parking spaces, coach parking and a choice of room sizes we have the perfect location for any event.  We have catering facilities on site, our own receptionist and a choice of open space to hold anything from an open air exhibition, concert or even just a bouncy castle. Please Contact Us

Car Park

We have car parking available at the Forest Park Centre. The car park has the same opening hours as the Forest Park Centre. You can find driving directions to the Forest Park here.

Virtual Offices

We have a number of offices available to hire on any contract term.  The offices are single or multiple-occupancy.  We offer your business its own individual phone number, personalised receptionist services.  The premises is on one of the main arterial routes between Belfast and Lisburn (both Lisburn and Belfast council offices are less than 10 minutes drive away) and is only 2 minutes from the M1.  We offer security, car parking on site catering facilities, 24 hr access and are flexible on price.

Mona's Cafe

One of the most popular cafés on the Stewartstown Road, Mona’s is responsible for attracting hundreds of regular customers every week.  The staff are friendly and professional and they provide all types of excellent food.  Mona’s also provides catering for any events which take place in the Colin Glen Forest Park centre.

Booking for SKYTrek and require refreshments - Mona's Café who can provide finger buffet / soup & sandwiches / or feel free to order from their menu.

You can contact Mona's by ringing 028 90 614 115 Ext 504 - just ask to speak to the Mona team.