Education

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Birr Castle Clubs and Groups

Education

We aim to bring the story of the Parsons family to life and inspire students in their exploration of science, astronomy, engineering and biodiversity through a wide selection of curriculum-linked sessions. Discover our lively, interactive learning opportunities here at Birr Castle Demesne.

Primary


Primary Education @ Birr Castle

Post Primary


Post Primary Education @ Birr Castle

Clubs & Groups


Clubs and Groups Education

Tours


Education Tours @ Birr Castle

Plan Your Visit


Plan Your Visit to Birr Castle

Events


Events @ Birr Castle

What we offer:

  • A guided tour of the Science Galleries and the Great Telescope
  • A wide range of hands-on learning sessions
  • Programmes designed with teachers
  • Programmes closely aligned to the curriculum
  • Experienced and enthusiastic teaching staff
  • Free familiarisation pre-visit pass for teachers.
  • Full access to the demesne and playground on the day of your session