Tullynally is a magnificent, privately owned castle estate near Castlepollard.
Explore romantic gardens set around one of Ireland’s largest castles, with walled flower gardens, lakes, waterfalls and huge collection of rare trees.
Tours of the castle kitchens take place each Sunday from April to September while tours of the gothic style castle are available to groups of 20 or more by arrangement.
Tullynally Castle Gardens & Tea Rooms are open from 11am - 5pm, Thursday to Sunday (plus bank holidays) from March to September.
Please purchase your tickets
from the Tea Rooms.
Find out what other visitors had to say about Tullynally Castle Gardens.
For history lovers, woodland walkers and garden fanciers - this is a great place to visit. Part of the former horse stables are being used as a coffee shop but it doesn't disturb the original feel or atmosphere of the location.
A gem off the beaten track, well worth a visit for a walk around the gardens. Also the connection with the Myth of the Children of Lir as Tullynally translates as the Hill of the Swans.
They provide a pocket map with two loops and I would recommend doing the longer one as it really doesn't take all day. You could do it all in an hour and a half at a leisurely pace.
Tea room to die for! Proper tea in a tea pot in proper cups & the best coffee & walnut cake ever (so good I took two slices home).
Tullynally Castle is 82 minutes from Dublin, 26 minutes from Mullingar and 6 minutes from Castlepollard.