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National Botanic Gardens, Kilmacurragh

Kilmacurragh, Ireland
+353 1 857 0909
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Free and good provisions

Lovely gardens in Co. Wicklow for the whole family to enjoy. Plants are named and the trails are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
fairy087
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Delgany, Ireland
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Very nice place for a relaxing afternoon

Nice gardens, they are still a work in progress but they are very interesting. Guided tours daily... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
VLLVBelgium
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Belgium
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“coffee shop” (9 reviews)
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Kilmacurragh, Ireland
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+353 1 857 0909

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely gardens in Co. Wicklow for the whole family to enjoy. Plants are named and the trails are not too steep and wheelchair friendly. They give free guided walks, their are good facilities and there is a cafe there. Cant comment on this as we...More

Thank fairy087
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice gardens, they are still a work in progress but they are very interesting. Guided tours daily. Nice coffee shop and picnic area. Dogs allowed which is nice.

Thank VLLVBelgium
Reviewed July 24, 2017

Beautiful garden to dander around. We picked one of the hottest days to visit so got to see it at its best. As it was a Monday it wasn't too busy. Free entry and a safe car park was also a bonus. A must for...More

Thank Jane Q
Reviewed July 14, 2017

We live close to the Dublin Botanical Gardens. We happened to see signs for this on the way home and popped in. Lovely coffee shop on site and we were early so not too busy. I'm not a fan of the Brambles franchise but this...More

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Tramore, Ireland
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Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

We visited these botanic gardens after a stay in Avoca. Unfortunately the weather was not great, cold windy and wet. Although thankfully it stayed mostly dry during our stroll around the grounds. And our experience was wonderful. We had the place to ourselves (probably due...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2017

Lovely gardens on an old estate ,now being used to conserve and protect selected native and foreign plants.A short walk with a truly expert guide ( Claire),a yummy lunch of scones with jam and cream and clean ,spacious toilets.No obvious information pamphlets with donation box...More

Thank Robyn C
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Lovely old gardens, a Victorian collection plants from all over the World in gardens which are being brought back from a overgrown wilderness. Lovely old walks through grounds, some up the hill behind the ruined house are Not wheelchair accessible but the ones out the...More

Thank petervsheehan
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Beautiful gardens to walk around especially in April May. The restaurant is small but the food is good and staff very friendly and helpful

Thank macbridee
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

Gardens need a bit of love and attention but nice walk. However small cafe is great. Food well presented and service was a delight.

Thank Garry H
Reviewed May 17, 2017

If you're a garden lover, especially of old growth well established gardens....don't miss this one. Can easily spend hours here......worth driving out of your way for.

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snowythecat
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Response from HDarvitt | Reviewed this property |
We got married here on the 5th of May 2005, I think the Rhododendrons were at their best at this time that year. We regularly go back as we are from Wicklow, but always feel that the flowers have peaked towards the start of... More
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