|Opw - Altamont Gardens |
Large, beautiful old world garden, Robinsonian in style with a strong emphasis on the informal tradition of combining a good plant collection within the natural landscape of its environment. Lawns and clipped yews slope down to a lake surrounded by rare trees and shrubs and a profusion of roses, old and modern, and herbaceous plants scent the air. Guided Tours available on request.
Tullow, Co Carlow ( 0503 59444 )
|Opw - Heywood Gardens |
Completed in 1912, the property consists of gardens, lakes, woodland and architectural features. It was transferred to State ownership in November 1993 from the Salesian Fathers who had taken care of it since 1941.
Ballinakill, Co Laois ( 0502 33563 )
|Opw - Castletown House |
"This I believe the only house in Ireland to which the term palace can be applied". Richard Twiss, 1775. Castletown is Ireland's first, finest and most significant 18th century Palladian style mansion set amongst 120 acres of restored parklands along the banks of the River Liffey. As an Office of Public Works property we offer FREE school tours with a number of site specific educational modules to support the primary and secondary school curriculum outside of the school environment (Living History, Maths and Nature Trails). Read more about School Tours to Castletown House
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Celbridge Kildare ( 01 6288252 )
| We have 3 School Tours to choose from: Paddy Madden Interactive SESE Discovery Trail, Discover Primary Science & Maths Trail and a Regular School Tour. The Interactive Discovery Trail covers Horse museum, Stud Farm, Japanese Gardens, and St. Fiachra’s Garden. Discover Primary science & Maths Trail a Tour Guide takes the children around the Stud Farm, then the Teacher takes the children on a nature trail through St. Fiachra’s Garden. The regular tour is where the children are met by a Tour Guide and they are taken on a tour of the Stud Farm which is both educational & fun.|
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Tully, Kildare ( 045 521617 )
| Situated in the beautiful countryside of the Wicklow hills you can spend a whole day wandering around this family farm in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. With loads of attractions to check out, the day will be packed full of things to do and will keep the kids fully occupied. Visit two full sized mazes, three traditional farming museums, wild nature walks, ponds and abundant wild-life, farm animals, treasure hunts and a fairy tree walk for toddlers, kids playground, a craft shop and tea-rooms with home baking, this farm is a fantastic day out. The Irish Times designated it a Heritage Hot Spot stating that “it’s an antidote to urban living within easy reach of Dublin”.|
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Rathdrum Wicklow ( 0404 46000 )
|Athlone Castle Visitor Centre And Museum |
Athlone Castle Visitor Centre & Museum is a family friendly tourist attraction in the heart of Ireland. Filled with modern exhibitions, Athlone’s history, people, castle and battles are explored and brought to life. Child friendly multimedia displays and interactive games guide the visitor through the castle. The great Siege of Athlone is relived in a 360º cinematic experience transporting visitors to the centre of the 1691 battle. The social history of the people is explored through the array of artefacts on display here. Athlone Castle Visitor Centre & Museum is a treat for all ages, with an outdoor giant chess area, dress up activities, hands-on weapons as well as picturesque town views and courtyard picnic facilities.Athlone Castle is waiting for you to explore, engage and enjoy!
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Athlone Castle Visitor Centre, Castle Street, Athlone, Westmeath ( 09064 42130 )
| Lullymore Heritage & Discovery Park is set on a mineral island in the heart of Ireland’s largest peatland, the Bog of Allen in West Kildare. The Park is an ideal venue for families and tour groups. It offers visitors an opportunity to explore 60 acres of meandering trails through peatlands, lakes and ancient woodland while learning about the unique heritage and environment of the locality. The Park is also great for family fun offering excellent indoor / outdoor play areas, pet farm and train trips. Described by many as a true hidden gem, Lullymore is a great place to discover a truly educational and fun day out for all!|
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Rathangan Kildare ( 045 870238 )
| Express Bus offer a wide range of packages and destinations for your school tour. As part of School Tours this season we are running a very special promotion for the children who travel on each one of our Tours. The ‘FIND THE PANDA’ promotion for Schools gives each child a finger puppet with up to ten to collect. If a child finds the elusive ‘Pete the Panda Puppet’ they get all ten finger puppets.
Express Bus have a long track record in transporting children and child safety is paramount on our tour. Check out some of our amazing packages and destinations here|
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( 01 8221122 )
|Castletown House Celbridge, Co Kildare (01 6288252)|