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.

Tourin Gardens


Visitors welcome to Tourin House and Gardens situated five miles from both Lismore and Cappoquin in the heart of the beautiful Blackwater Valley. The original Tower House dates back to circa 1560, the Main House was finished in 1840 and the 20 acre garden includes a fine collection of mature trees, shrubs and a Walled Garden. Home to three Jameson sisters, including artist Andrea Jameson.

  • Name:Tourin Gardens
  • Address:Tourin Cappoquinn, Co. Waterford
  • Phone:(058) 54405
  • Website:
  • Contact: Kristin Jameson
  • Opening Times:April to September (Tuesday to Saturday inclusive), 5.00p.m. Other times and Groups by appointment. Refreshments available on request. Admission: House €5, Garden €5, OAPs and Children €3.50.
  • Memberships:WatGT, GoIT