Marlay Demesne


Grange Road
PO Code: Dublin 16
Republic of Ireland

Marlay Demesne or Park is one of several regional public parks in the Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown area of County Dublin. Found in Rathfarnham, Marlay is an extensive 100-hectare historic demesne which lies at the foothills of the Dublin Mountains. The demesne contains many important historic features, including a restored Georgian house, courtyards and regency walled gardens. It is also home to lawns, fine old trees and a number of large ponds fed by the Little Dargle River as it runs through the park.

Marlay Demesne caters for various sporting activities, including football, soccer, tennis, par-3 golf, cricket, orienteering and running. The demesne also includes children’s play facilities and hosts a range of events throughout the year.

Opening Times

September: 9.00am to 8.00pm | October: 9.00am to 6.00pm | November - January : 9.00am to 5.00pm | February – March: 9.00am to 6.00pm. | April: 9.00am to 9.00pm | May – August: 9.00am to 10.00pm.

Things To Do Nearby

Summer festivals
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