Day Trip to Farmleigh and Castletown

| Castletown House

Castletown is Ireland's first great Palladian mansion built for Thomas Conolly. It has recently come under state care, and has been magnificently restored. There are fine Irish pictures, decorative objects and furniture to be seen in the main rooms.

Farmleigh, a Victorian mansion is a former Irish home of the Earl's of Iveagh, now the government guest house. Recently refurbished it houses some of the Guinness collections, including tapestry and furniture.

Contact Mark Donnelly 028 4481 1852

Venue information

Castletown House

Hillsborough

Entry details

48 to include lunch at Castletown. Thursday 11th June - 9.15am to 5.30pm approx.

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)