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.

Tankardstown House


Set on an 80 acre estate, Tankardstown is a classic Georgian manor house. Visitors will enjoy exploring Tankardstown’s parkland, walled pleasure garden and kitchen garden, which grows many of the  vegetables, salads and herbs used by the chef in the hotel restaurants, open day and evening in the garden courtyard. The Cellar Restaurant offers afternoon tea.

  • Name:Tankardstown House
  • Address:Rathkenny Slane, Co. Meath
  • Phone:041 9824621
  • Website:
  • Contact: Brian and Patricia Conroy
  • Opening Times:By appointment.
  • Memberships:BVGT