Every Friday 1 May – 4 September
Limited spaces, pre-booking is highly recommended.
In the expert hands of a Birr Castle garden team member, explore the award-winning gardens and parklands on this breath-taking 120-acre (50-hectares) demesne. With a collection of over 4,000 trees and plants from the four corners of the world, this engaging tour shares insights into the history and management of this vast estate, including the maintenance of the world’s tallest box hedge! Breathe deep and feel the connection with nature within magical surroundings that celebrate the Parsons Family’s 400-year commitment to horticulture and botany. Free time following your tour allows you explore further this amazing demesne, science galleries, Great telescope and I-LOFAR. The tour guide will focus on best in season at the time of your tour.