News & Events

Archive of 2012

  • New Exhibition of Vanishing Ireland Photographs

    published in Exhibitions

    Vanishing Ireland book cover

    In great excitement for 2013 we have just finished our new hanging in the Gallery Cafe. Over thirty large photographs from the acclaimed Vanishing Ireland books are now on display in the Gallery Cafe and we await in great anticipation for the arrival of our snowdrops and large collection of aconites and early bulbs.

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  • Last chance to see the Wendy Walsh exhibition

    published by James Fennell in Events, Exhibitions

    The gardens and Gallery Cafe serving delicious lunches are open until Sunday October 14th. This is your last chance to see the exhibition of 70 paintings of Wendy Walsh, as next year we will be hosting a Vanishing Ireland exhibition. However plans are in the pipe line to build a permanent exhibition space to house Wendy’s work.

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  • New sculpture meadow walks

    published in Sculptures

    The first of our new sculptures in the meadow walks arrived in June - Eileen MacDonagh’s five large stone sculptures look amazing in the long grasses of the meadow walks. We also have sculpture by Sasha Sykes of Farm 21, Catherine Greene and David King.

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  • Helen Dillon's walk and talk

    published by James Fennell in Events

    Sunday 29th July Helen Dillon gave a walk and talk in the luscious gardens of Burtown. We had quite a turnout despite the weather and Jo will be served delicious lunches in the Gallery Cafe.

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  • Welcome to Burtown News

    published by James Fennell in Events

    The gardens at Burtown opened in February 2012 for 2 and a half weeks, starting with displays of aconites, snowdrops, hellebores, trilliums and other early bulbs, followed by a good daffodil collection in March & April.

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