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.

Kilkenny Castle


Open parkland, mature trees, formal rose garden, lake and playground.

  • Name:Kilkenny Castle
  • Address:The Parade, Co. Kilkenny
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  • Opening Times:Daily except Christmas Day. Times vary with daylight hours.
  • Memberships:OPW