National Botanic Garden at Kilmacurragh

Began in 1712 and further expanded with the advice of the Directors of the Botanic Gardens in Dublin during the 19th Century, rare trees and shrubs abound. The arboretum is now being replanted by the National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin.

Directions: 3km off N11 Dublin to Wexford Road. Driving south turn right at Beehive Pub.

Opening times: 9am to 5pm with last admission 4.30pm

Admission: Free

Facilities: Mostly Wheelchair Accessible, Toilets, Child Friendly, Pet Friendly (dogs on leads), Guided Tours, Coach Parking