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Birr Castle Gardens & Science Centre

A castle on top of a grass covered field with Birr Castle in the background
A castle on top of a grass covered field with Birr Castle in the background

Birr Castle by Ingrid helena. CC BY-SA 4.0

About the garden

Birr Castle is home to extensive formal gardens that are open to the public throughout the year. There are also great views of the castle and a number of walks that take in the multitude of plants and flowers. There is also a lake, rivers, and a waterfall.

Opening times

January 2nd to March 16th at 10am-4pm March 17th to October 27th at 9am-6pm October 28th to November 5th at 9am-4.30pm November 6th to December 24th at 10am-4pm December 27th to December 31st at 10am-4pm Last admission one hour before closing

Useful details

Cafe or restaurant

Food and drink facilities include a cafe/restaurant.



County Offaly, R42 VO27

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Birr Castle Gardens & Science Centre
County Offaly
R42 VO27
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00 353 57 91 20336

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