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.

Loughcrew Gardens


Landscape gardens with 17th Century Yew Walk, Lime Avenue, Herbaceous Border, water features, Lake walk, 600yr old yew walk, Loughcrew giant ants feature, Birthplace of St Oliver Plunkett (church and tower house), Peterre 17th century ruins of an Irish long house, 17th century canals & reature and Alice in Wonderland theme. Also Adventure Course with Zip Line, Witches Ropes Course, Crannog Challenge, Zorb Balls, Archery and Forest Crystal Maze. Pre Booking essential. Childrens playground and Coffee Shop open when the garden is open. Please pre book for large groups. The Coffee Shop holds the key for the Loughcrew Cairns, free for collection.

  • Name:Loughcrew Gardens
  • Address:Loughcrew Oldcastle, Co. Meath
  • Phone:049 8541356
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  • Opening Times:17 Mar-30 Sept, daily. 1 October - 17 March: Weekends only
  • Wheelchair Access:Yes