Gardens Open

It takes a generous person to open their garden to the public for the enjoyment of others. Here lists about 300 gardens open for visiting, some year-round, others by appointment, and be sure to phone ahead.

Derrymore House


Derrymore House is an eighteenth century, cottage-style house and demesne now owned by the National Trust. You can walk along the driveway towards the yellow, thatched cottage and along tracks within the demesne. Pass between grassy pastures and the beautiful planted woodland of the estate grounds.

  • Name:Derrymore House
  • Address:Derrymore, Camlough Road, Bessbrook, Newry, Co. Down BT35 7EF
  • Phone:(048)/ (028) 87784753
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  • Opening Times:Grounds are open Dawn to Dusk all year round.
    Drawing Room is open from 2-5pm the last Saturday of every month from March to September.
    Last admission 45 minutes before closing.
  • Memberships:NatT
  • Wheelchair Access:Yes (with assistance)