Designed by Ninian Niven in 1865, but with a history dating back over three hundred years, the Iveagh Gardens are located close to St Stephen’s Green Park in Dublin city centre.
From modest beginnings as an earl’s lawn, the gardens went on to host the splendour of the Dublin Exhibition Palace in 1865. Many of the original landscape features are still in place, or have been restored and conserved since 1995. These include the yew maze, the rosarium, and the fountains. The cascade in particular is a stunning spectacle in summer. Iveagh Gardens are popularly known as Dublin’s ‘Secret Garden’.
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Iveagh Gardens have been awarded a Green flag which is an international bench marking standard for parks and green spaces. More information from www.greenflagaward.org.uk
Clonmel St gate will reopen on Thursday 1st August but will close on Sunday 4th August
at 6pm and will not reopen until Wednesday 14th August 7.30am
The Concert hall Gate will be closed on August 8th -11th inc.
Hatch Street Gate will be open for visitors until 6pm as normal
See Events page for information on the Cheese-n – Wine festival
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