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.

Wren’s Wood


Over 6 ha. of gardens, broadleaved woodland and valley meadow, with walks down shady paths, by streams and dry-stone walls, ancient Rath (ring fort) and majestic oaks. New areas are created yearly, with rare and unusual plants.

  • Name:Wren’s Wood
  • Address:Kiltimon, Ashford Co. Wicklow
  • Phone:(01) 2810274
  • Contact: Alexander & Lydia Mattei
  • Opening Times:Daily May 1st – Sept 1st from 9:30 am to 1:30pm or by appointment to individuals or groups. Admission €4.50.
  • Memberships:VWG