Historic Houses and Castles
Houses, Castles and Gardens of Ireland
Houses, Castles and Gardens of Ireland represents a broad selection of architectural gems and beautiful gardens. As well as the great Georgian buildings of the 18th century for which Ireland is renowned, there are other treasures to be visited. Early castle strongholds, Gothic revival houses of the Victorian era, formal 17th century gardens, landscape parks of the 18th century, 20th century cottage gardens, town house gardens and botanic gardens and arboreta are all represented. There is also a specially selected listing of Country House Hotels with accommodation set amidst parkland or gardens. Get a copy of the free leaflet/map for opening times and seasons.