Programme of Events for Russborough House & Parklands


Tuesday, 22nd August 2017 @ 4-5:30pm

Heritage Week: Paintings Conservation Talk & Tour

Russborough's paintings conservator Siobhan Conyngham outlines common conservation problems in relation to framing. The talk will be followed by a tour of Russborough, looking at paintings scheduled for treatment generously supported by the Heritage Council. Free event. Book here.

Sunday, 27th August 2017 @11am-5pm

Heritage Week: North Kildare Beekeeper's Association

Learn about the fascinating lives of bees from hives to honey at Russborough's Hippodrome. View a live display of the native Irish honey bee and try to find the Queen! Free drop-in event. 

Sunday, 17th September 2017 

Blessington Vintage and Veteran Car Rally - Autumn Run

Friday, 22nd September 2017 @ 5-8pm

Culture Night

Guided house tours 

(5:00, 5:30, 6:00pm). Book here

Aspire: Social Drama, children with Autism or Special Ed Needs 

(6:00, 7:30pm). Book here

ReCreate Children's Creativity Space 

(5:30-7:30pm). Drop-in

Cello Concert with Ailbhe McDonagh 

(7:00pm). Book here

Talepipe: Love Stories of the Hearth 

(5:30pm & 6:30pm). Drop-in

Parklands, Fairy-trail, Playground & Maze 

(5:00-8:00pm). Drop-in

Saturday, 21st October 2017 @ 7:30pm until late

Candlelight Evening

Join us for this special annual event. Enjoy a welcome drink in the Entrance Hall before exploring the house by candlelight and taking in the harpist's performance in the Music room. Finish off the evening with fine food in the candlelit restaurant complete with white linen table cloths. 

€75 pp | 045 865239 

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