Woodville Walled Garden

The Walled Garden at Woodville has been beautifully restored with colourful herbaceous borders, espaliered fruit trees, vegetable garden, rose garden  and a fountain. Daphne Shackleton advised on the restoration which included reinstating a dovecote which is one of the few remaining “Garden Follies” in the West of Ireland and is home to a family of white fantail doves.

Woodville has a museum outlining the connection to Lady Augusta Gregory to this historic house and garden. Come for a visit to this romantic secret garden in the West of Ireland and enjoy the sights, scents and colours contained within the original stone walls.

Woodville Walled Garden will hold its Annual Harvest Festival on Saturday the 29th of September at 2 pm with guest speaker Klaus Laitenberger who will give a Powerpoint presentation on his recent travels to South America where he found some exciting new vegetable crops.  Many of these crops have amazing health benefits and show a potential for wider cultivation especially in Ireland. Followed by a tour of the dahlia collection at Woodville Walled Garden by head gardener Marie. 
Admission €12 including light refreshments. Booking essential. For further information please contact Margarita  087/9069191 or Marie 087/271197 

 

Contact Details

Woodville House

Kilchreest

Co Galway

Gardens are open from Easter to September, daily, 10am to 6pm. Last admission 5pm.

Telephone 087/9069191.

Upcoming Events

 

 

Gardener’s Question Time =- Waterford

Thursday 18 October, 2018

Annual Seminar “Gardening for Wildlife”

Saturday 29 September, 2018

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Ballymaloe Cookery School

Ballyrobert Gardens

Bantry House and Garden

Bellefield House

Benvarden Garden

Birr Castle Garden

Blarney Castle and Gardens

Burtown House and Gardens

Colclough Walled Garden

Coolaught Walled Garden

Festina Lente

Fota House – Victorian Working Garden

Gash Gardens

Glebe Gardens

Glenavon Japanese Garden

Hester Forde Garden – ‘Coosheen Garden’

Irish National Stud and Gardens – The Japanese Gardens and St. Fiachra’s Garden

June Blake’s Garden, Blessington

Kilfane Glen and Waterfall

Killruddery House and Gardens

Kilmokea Country Manor and Gardens

Kylemore Abbey Victorian Walled Garden

Lodge Park Walled Garden

Loughcrew Gardens

Mount Stewart House and Gardens

Mount Usher Gardens

Oakfield Park Gardens

Old Deanery Garden

Rothe House Museum and Garden

Salthill Garden

Seaforde Gardens

Strokestown Park Gardens

Terra Nova Gardens

The Bay Garden

The Dower House

Tullynally Castle Gardens

Tyrrelstown House Garden

Woodville Walled Garden