Current & Upcoming Events

  • Birdwoods at Burtown Exhibition

    Friday, 8th September 2017 7:00 pm

    published in Sculptures, Events, Exhibitions, Videos, Art, Gardens


    This September, Burtown House continues its connection with art of all kinds with an exhibition of 50 pieces of stunning Zimbabwean stone sculpture. On display from 8th September throughout the wonderful gardens of this 300-year old country house in County Kildare, the ‘Birdwoods at Burtown’ exhibition connects New Zealand, Zimbabwe and Ireland – through family association, a multigenerational inheritance of creativity, and a shared entrepreneurial spirit.

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  • Snowdrop Month

    Saturday, 3rd February 2018 10:00 am

    published in Flowers, Events, Food, Gardens

    Aconites and snowdrops

    The gardens come to life in February with a spectacular show of winter aconites, snowdrops, hellebores, crocus, cyclamen and much much more..

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  • A Wood Fired Spring Feast by Gill Meller of River Cottage at The Green Barn

    Saturday, 17th February 2018 7:00 pm

    published in Events, Food

    Gill Meller Gather

    The Green Barn welcomes back to The Green Barn award-winning author, chef and cookery teacher, Gill Meller of River Cottage, cooking from the kitchen garden at The Green Barn for a wood fired spring feast.

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  • Rare and Special Plant Fair

    Sunday, 13th May 2018 10:00 am

    published in Flowers, Events, Exhibitions, Food, Gardens

    Burtown House,

    Burtown House and Gardens hosts the Rare and Special Plant Fair, in association with Bord Bia Sunday 13th May 2018.

    Over 40 stalls of rare and unusual plants

    Expert advise from growers

    Exhibition of botanical work by acclaimed botanical artist Wendy Walsh at The Green Barn Restaurant, Shop and Gallery

    10 acres of flower, woodland and vegetable gardens with large sculpture set in old parkland

    The award winning Green Barn Restaurant

    Burtown House is an early 17th century house that has never changed hands with strong Quaker heritage

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