Opening TimesOpen All Year

16 Mar to 31 Oct
0900hrs - 1800hrs

1 Nov to 15 Mar
1000hrs - 1600hrs


The Castle Courtyard Café
April ~ October

The Discovery Gift Shop
Open every day of year

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Birr Castle Demesne
Birr, Co. Offaly,

Phone: +353 57 91 20336
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2015 Programme of Events


The Earl & Countess of Rosse, with Dundalk IT Ceol Oirghealla, wish to invite you to an Evening of Music for Bealtaine. The Sweets of May takes place in Birr Castle on Sunday 24th May 2015 at 18.45, and covers a wide range of musical styles including music from the castle archives. This event must be prebooked and tickets are available now by contacting 0579120056 or email Tickets are €30.00 or 2 tickets for €55.00

17-19-July-2015 Dream Gathering

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 31- 7-August-2015 Birr Vintage Week and Arts Festival

 Annual programme of events taking place throughout  the town of Birr. 

29-30- August - 2015 Irish Game and Country Fair 

 The two day programme of events focuses on family fun for everyone who lives, works or plays in the Irish countryside. Further details available closer to event.