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.

Mount Congreve Garden


Mount Congreve has designated a ‘great garden of the world.’ The gardens consist of 70 acres of intensely planted woodland and a four acre walled garden. The collection consists of over 3,000 different trees and shrubs, more than 2,000 rhododendrons, 600 camellias, 300 Acer cultivars, 600 conifers, 250 climbers and 1500 plants, plus many more tender plants

  • Name:Mount Congreve Garden
  • Address:Kilmeaden, Co. Waterford
  • Phone:051 - 384511 / 051 - 384115
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  • Opening Times:March to May & September to December: Thur to Sun & Bank Holidays
    June, July & August: 7 days per week . €5 per person entry, children under 12 free. All proceeds go towards the upkeep of the gardens.
  • Memberships:WatGT