Castles/Gardens in Down

Ireland is awash with beautiful Castles & Gardens, many on your doorstep and others only a short drive away. Below we've included some of the most popular ones. Click on a Castle/Garden venue below to get more information.

Down - Rowallane Garden

Ballynahinch, Co. Down, BT24 7LH.

Rowallane Garden
An enchanting garden enclosed within a demesne landscape. It was laid out from the mid-1860s by the Reverend John Moore and afterwards by his nephew, the plants man and selector Hugh Armytage Moore, who established and developed connections with seedsmen and botanic gardens throughout the


Down - Castle Ward

Castle Ward Strangford, Downpatrick, Co. Down, BT30 7LS.

Castle Ward
Castle Ward is full of personality. Situated in a stunning location overlooking Strangford Lough, the lawns rise up to the unique 18th century house and its Gothic facade. This fascinating house features both Gothic and Classical styles of architectural treatment, internally and externally



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