The gardens at Burtown House near Athy will open every Wednesday – Sunday during the month of February featuring an extensive collection of snowdrops, aconites, hellebores and early bulbs. Hearty brunches and lunches using produce from the organic kitchen garden will be served at The Green Barn Restaurant with dinner on Saturday nights – booking recommended. T: 059-862 3865 W: www.burtownhouse.ie
Burtown House and Gardens, Athy, Co. Kildare. R14 KF63
From Dublin/Waterford take exit 3 on M9 motorway and follow signs for Athy. Take the second left turn and Burtown House is on the left, well signposted.
Gardens – adults €8, children €4, under 8 free. House tours – see website for details. Adults €10
For further information log onto www.carlowgardentrail.com or contact Carlow Tourism on 059-9130411 E: email@example.com
Special accommodation offers available throughout the month of February are available at www.carlowtourism.com/specialoffers