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.

Lissadell House & Gardens


Immortalised by WB Yeats, childhood home of Countess Markievicz, Lissadell is the crucible of Ireland’s historic, literary & garden heritage. Beautifully restored Alpine garden and a Victorian walled garden within grounds.

  • Name:Lissadell House & Gardens
  • Address:Ballinfull, Co. Sligo
  • Phone:(071) 9163150
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  • Opening Times:Opening hours 10.00am to 6pm daily during the season. Please see website for further details. Free car+ coach parking. Visitors should note that the car park will close 15 minutes after shut down.