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Malahide Castle and Gardens

You will love exploring this wonderful Castle with its impressive reception rooms and glorious views onto its immaculate grounds. The extensive gardens set in a 260-acre demense, are a haven for garden enthusiasts everywhere. Come and visit, you won’t be disappointed!!

Malahide Castle

Our friendly and informative guides are on hand to help you get the most out of your visit. Malahide Castle is a tower house which was owned by the Talbot family for almost 800 years.

The castle was built around the original tower house which dates back to the 12th century. The great hall was built in the 15th century. The furniture, the reception rooms, the entry hallway, the corner towers and the plasterwork were all added in the 18th century and reflect the highest standards of the time. Admire the portraits from the National Portrait Collection which adorn and decorate many walls of the Castle.  

Malahide Walled Garden & West Lawn

The Walled Garden and West Lawn await exploration. You’ll love the interactive exhibition in which you can share in the passion of the gardens created by Milo, the 7th Lord Talbot de Malahide. Marvel at the many species of plants he collected in Australasia flourishing here for you to enjoy.

Malahide Castle & Gardens has its own dedicated website: Why not pay a visit and learn all about Malahide Castle & Gardens.

Admission is from 9:30pm to 4:30pm year round, Last tour of the castle 3:30pm Nov to March. For more details see the Book Now page.