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Irish Agricultural Museum & Johnstown Castle Gardens

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Beautiful place

Friendly man on the gate.. charged only €5 for entry to the grounds. We had a lovely walk around... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Carol H
Wicklow, Ireland
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Visited while on holidays

Great place to bring young kids. Loads of walks. I especially enjoyed our walk around the big lake... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2018
David C
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With one of the most comprehensive displays of farming and rural life in the country, the Irish Agricultural Museum and Johnstown Castle Gardens make a wonderful day out for all the family - whatever the weather. The beautifully maintained...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Johnstown Castle Estate, Ireland
+353 53 918 4671
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All reviews beautiful grounds walled garden well worth a visit coffee shop potato famine peacocks wandering lovely walk around the lake a great place to bring tea room apple tart horse drawn we spent hours potatoes per adult lovely cafe lovely visit cakes
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Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Friendly man on the gate.. charged only €5 for entry to the grounds. We had a lovely walk around the lake which is stunning. Unfortunately the building is being restored so a lot of restricted areas right now. Tea rooms were lovely with coffee &...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

Great place to bring young kids. Loads of walks. I especially enjoyed our walk around the big lake. The views are only super. The walled garden is a great place to bring a picnic and lie on the grass the green are is great for...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

A wonderful place, beautiful grounds and so beautiful and peaceful. This is definitely worth a visit for anyone who has an interest in Agricultural history and machinery. A very good Famine display also. Lovely place for a walk and to learn a bit about history....More

Thank Dane T
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Arrived late-ish so decided to just get entry to the gardens. Spent a little over an hour wandering around. Nice. The Sunken Garden wasn't up to much and the Walled Garden was a bit overgrown (particularly the abandoned glass-house). But the lake was beautiful (perhaps...More

Thank michaelbO3354IY
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

This place with bringing the romantic anyone. Fairytale Style castle and stunning gardens complete with peacocks, a lake and swans. I just left but I’m already planning my next visit.

Thank 590gemmal
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

This place has lots of wood walks around There a lot of stuff here not just farming stuff in the museum You can walk around by yourself You will get a map My parents really enjoyed it as there were stuff there that reminded them...More

Thank freshokeeffe
Reviewed 23 February 2018

Johnstown Castle & Grounds were wonderful we went for a walk around the lake and the views looking over the lake were fantastic we took plenty of photos, there are peacocks walking around the open grounds & near the food court area.

Thank Brian J
Reviewed 6 February 2018

We happened upon this castle estate while exploring Wexford and decided to pop in. The estate was beautiful and we enjoyed walking around the castle and gardens. It is apparently scheduled to be restored and we will certainly return after that to see it in...More

Thank Nadia v
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

We were driving past and happened to stop in. We were blown away by the beauty of this castle! The views of the lake, gardens and castle are truly magnificent! We loved the untouched feel as if we were taken back a couple of centuries....More

Thank pokkels16
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

We visited today and we were very impressed. The gardens are so big and gorgeous! So peaceful and so clean. All the peacocks walking around added a lovely touch also. We stopped for some tea in the tea rooms and also had some home made...More

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3 August 2015|
Response from JohnstownCastle | Property representative |
Hi For the gardens and museum it's 8 per adult and 4 per child - 20 euro. For the gardens only it's 3 per adult and 1 per child - 7 euro. Thanks