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.

Fairbrook House Gardens and Museum of Figurative Art


Situated at the river Dawn six acres of a former woollen mill have been changed into paradise.Ruins of the mill have been integrate in the design with many water features. A pool with reet beds recycling the water, a lily pond, topiary, maze, fernery, bonsai, lavender fields enclosed by white rose, Winchester Cathedral, 80 m fruit and wisteria walk and more. Water and woodland garden, historic mill pond. In the out house the Fairbrook Collection, a museum with magic realistic art.

  • Name:Fairbrook House Gardens and Museum of Figurative Art
  • Address:Fairbrook House Kilmeaden, Co. Waterford
  • Phone:051 384657
  • Website:
  • Contact:Mrs Clary Mastenbroek
  • Opening Times:1 May - 30 September, by appointment only. Closed Monday & Tuesday. Limited plants and seeds for sale, garden teas and refreshments by arrangement. Adult: € 7,00. No dogs, no young children.
  • Memberships:WatGT
  • Wheelchair Access:No