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Beaulieu House and Gardens
Drogheda, Co. Louth
Dog friendly
Family friendly
Rainy days
Free car parking
Discover Beaulieu House and Gardens, a beautiful estate on the banks of the River Boyne in County Louth. Take a guided tour of the 17th century stately home and after, stroll around the glorious gardens.

Beaulieu House is a rare example of 17th-century Irish domestic architecture. The elegant building has been home to two families, the Plunketts and the Tichbournes, for over 800 years and is an essential stop on a tour of picturesque County Louth.

Admire the splendid interior fittings, intricate wood carvings, famous paintings from Irish artists, and the stunning staircase and after, stroll around the gorgeous gardens and grassy terraces that remain true to their early design. The Beaulieu walled garden is a tranquil haven for plant lovers - spot the detailed herbaceous border.

Book a guided tour of Beaulieu House and Gardens to learn of the history and architecture of this postcard perfect place and visit during the summer months to see the gardens in full bloom.

Why we like it
  • See the glorious gardens.
  • Admire the 17th century architecture.
  • Take a guided tour.
Tips from locals

When you visit Beaulieu House, ask for a listing of the classical music concerts that are held in the grand hall on occasion. The setting is beautiful and the acoustics are incredible.

Contact details
Cross, Beaulieu, Drogheda, Co. Louth, A92 PD3R, Ireland
Visit duration

We recommend planning to spend 1 to 2 hours here.

More to discover at Beaulieu House and Gardens
On the waterThe River Boyne

The River Boyne rises near Carbury, County Kildare and flows northeast through County Meath, where it enters the Irish Sea right between County Meath and County Louth. The river and its tributaries hold extensive stock of wild brown trout.

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