It was established as a castle in 1610, and was inhabited by various clans until the 19th Century.
Today, Lurgan is known for its architecture, wide streets, cottages, Brownlow House, and production of textiles - particularly cashmere.
People Born in Lurgan
Lurgan in People's Lives
Liam Neeson: I traveled here in 2008 to film scenes of the movie Five Minutes of Heaven.