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
  • Birr Castle Demesne  - Birr castle demesne science centre
  • Birr Castle Demesne  - Birr castle demesne formal gardens
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  • Birr Castle Demesne  - Birr castle demesne country fair
  • Birr Castle Demesne  - Birr castle demesne ireland


2015 Programme of Events

5-April-2015 Easter Egg Hunt

Hunt for eggs in our formal gardens! The hunt beings at 13.00 and is open to the first 200 children. So don't be late! 

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.