Birr Castle Gardens & Science Centre

A castle on top of a grass covered field with Birr Castle in the background
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.
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Birr Castle Gardens & Science Centre Birr County Offaly GB R42 VO27

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    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

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