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House Tours

Mon-Fri 12pm to 3pm / Sat & Sun 10am to 4pm. Tours run on the hour.


Daily 9am to 6pm


Daily 9.30am to 5pm - food served until 4pm


Daily 9.30am to 5.30pm

Walled Garden

Tues & Thurs 12pm to 4pm Weds & Sat 10.30am to 3.30pm

Bird of Prey Centre Tours

Weds - Sun 1.30, 2.30 & 3.30pm

All Day Parking

€4, we accept coins or contactless payment | Free parking included in Annual Membership

Welcome to Russborough.

Filled with hidden treasures from the Renaissance to the 20th century, Russborough is famous as Ireland’s most beautiful Georgian house. Admire the wonderful, richly decorated interiors. Enjoy the world class private collection of art, fine and decorative arts. Discover exquisite furniture, silver and porcelain. Browse the glamorous, colourful lifestyles of its residents down the centuries. Make the most of your visit with a guided tour - access our Smartify audio guides here. Stay in touch with all the latest news, events and offers by signing up for our newsletter and checking our What's On page.

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Meanwhile there's a 200 acre park to roam around too, which takes full advantage of spectacular views to the Blessington lakes and the Wicklow Mountains beyond. Follow tree-lined pathways to discover the original Walled Garden, the ice-house, the lime kiln and the serpentine lakes. Explore our unique 19th century circular Hippodrome, where horses were once exercised. Wander trails and walks in every direction. View a map here.

And, of course, leave time for Russborough's gorgeous café with a courtyard, and its delicious seasonal menus. Explore our award winning shop, a veritable trove of interesting gifts or browse our online store here.

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Find diversions for all the family with a 2km maze, a children's playground and outdoor adventure zone, as well the National Bird of Prey Centre, Artisan Craft Courtyard and much more.

We hope everyone can enjoy a visit to Russborough. You'll find details about Accessibility, including wheelchair user car parking, and assistance and support for persons with disability here. Unfortunately we cannot accommodate prams and buggies on the house tour due to the delicate nature of the house and furnishings. We are happy to store these during your tour. Any queries relating to accessibility not addressed, please contact us by email or phone.

Children must be kept under the supervision of their parents or guardians at all times when visiting the Russborough estate

Russborough is dog friendly, however our four-legged friends must be kept on leads at all times, and are not permitted in the house, café or shop.

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NOTE: Personal photography is allowed in the grounds for non-commercial private use only. All commercial photography and organised photo and video shooting must be requested in advance and the fee paid accordingly. Please contact to arrange. Drone footage is NOT permitted anywhere on the grounds.

As a condition of entry, visitors to the Russborough Estate consent to being photographed, filmed or sound recorded for use on TV, websites, social media, webcast, promotional materials, or other public mediums, as part of the audience, or by security CCTV.