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Annesley Gardens & Castlewellan National Arboretum

  • 4.8

  • from 138 Google reviews

About the garden

The walled Annesley Garden dates back from 1740, provides a central focal point for the National Arboretum. This collection of trees and shrubs are set in beautiful surroundings, also incorporates fountains, ponds, ornamental greenhouses and broad sweeping vistas.

Opening times

All year round from 10am to dusk

Useful details

Garden area

100 Acres

Dog walking

Yes - Dogs on leads.

Cafe or restaurant

Food and drink facilities include a cafe/restaurant.



County Down, BT31 9BU

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Annesley Gardens & Castlewellan National Arboretum
County Down
BT31 9BU
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Google reviews

  • 4.8

  • from 138 Google reviews

John McCombe

3 months ago


Stunning scenery, great facilities

Gary conlon

a month ago


Beautiful scenery. Very recommended for family or walking dogs. There are a variety of walks one to suit everyone.

Radar R

7 months ago



Reece McDonnell

9 months ago


Good mountain bike spot

Expat Beard

3 months ago


You can't enter the castle, but the surroundings are nice as hell to hike.

Contact the garden

0300 013 2233

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