DONERAILE PARK AND GARDENS

Event details

  • Saturday | June 18, 2016
  • 2:30 pm - 10:00 am
  • Doneraile, County Cork.

On Sunday 19th┬áJune there is a free guided tour of Doneraile park and gardens. The tour takes you back to when the st Legers arrived to Doneraile first and how through 14 generations of Legers the Demesne evolved through the different styles of gardening from French court style – capability Browne style- victorian – and so on, find out the connection of William Shakespeare and Castlepook one of the only remaining towerhouses built around Doneraile by the Synan family ( the oldest family name associated to Doneraile). The tour is free to all and is given by trained Tour Guides of The Doneraile Development Association so come along at 2.30, meet at the playground carpark.