Castles/Gardens in Offaly

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.

Offaly - Birr Castle Gardens and Science Centre

Rosse Row, Birr, Co. Offaly

Birr Castle Gardens and Science Centre
Birr Castle Gardens and Science Centre Created over generations, Birr Castle Gardens and Science Centre is an environmental and scientific time capsule, a living breathing evolving place of beauty and inspiration. They welcome you to visit one of Irelands most extraordinary places, open


Visit Offaly


Visit Offaly
The great thing about a visit to Offaly is that you are always going to be surprised at what is around every corner. Discover hidden gems around every bend. Theres Offalys great outdoors ... The Slieve Bloom Mountains have trails to suit all ages and ability with spectacular views across


Offaly - Ballybrittan Castle

Edenderry, Co. Offaly

Ballybrittan Castle
An extended tower-house which takes its name from the townland of Ballybrittan, near Edenderry, Co. Offaly. Although a major portion of the castle was taken down in the 19th Century the overall suite of buildings is regarded as one of the best surviving examples of this house type. It stil


Offaly - Leap Castle

Clareen, Birr, Co Offaly.

Leap Castle
Leap Castle, Known as Irelands most haunted castle is only open to visitors on request. Small groups catered for and Banquets on request. The OCarrolls, princes of Ely, built it as their main stronghold in 1250 A.D. It was erected on a most commanding site facing the Great Pass through t



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