Open 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
2014 Rates and Information
The science centre will be closed from April 7th for renovations and a reduced rate will be offered on all admissions.
Special rates apply during events, such as the Irish Game and County Fair and Flavour Fine Food Festival
Ball games,tricycles and bicycles are not allowed in the demesne.
Birr Castle Demesne is closed December 25th,26th and January 1st.
Birr Castle Seasonal highlights
Click on the images to view our seasonal highlights photo gallery