Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Council

dlr Heritage Events

Summer of Heritage

Guided Walks & Tours

Historic Dún Laoghaire

Fernhill Park & Gardens

Free Guided Walk

The well-known gardens at Fernhill were laid out by the Darley family and for many years were opened to the public by the Walker family. This tour looks at the history of the Fernhill gardens and explores some of the stories that lie behind the various garden features.

Dates  Sundays
July 11th, 18th, 25th
August 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th
Time  11am
Tour Duration 90 mins (max)
Maximum Capacity 8 people
Meeting Point inside gateway at Belarmine roundabout

Public Transport

Bus Stop No. 7291 Enniskerry Rd, Rectory
Routes serving this stop:

Bus Stop No. 3473 Kilgobbin Heights, Inver House
Routes serving this stop:

Face Mask Advisable

Please use this form to book your guided walk, booking dates will be released in two week stages.
Each attendee must book individually.

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COVID-19 Questionnaire

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to protect attendees and staff please complete this questionnaire.
You will be asked to confirm that the answers given are still correct at the start of the walk.

1. In the last 2 weeks, have you been in close contact with anyone diagnosed with COVID-19?

2. Are you suffering any symptoms of cold or flu?

3. Are you experiencing any difficulty in breathing and / or shortness of breath?

4. Are you suffering from a sore throat, headache, blocked or runny nose?

5. Are you experiencing any fever-like / high temperature symptoms?

6. Are you experiencing a loss of smell / taste?