Explore Doneraile Park – one of Ireland’s best hidden gems

Home to the noble St. Leger family for over four hundred years, Doneraile Park is regarded as a place of exceptional beauty and character. Our audio guide will lead you through the beautiful grounds of Doneraile Park and its unique and historic gardens. As well as its unique horticultural heritage, Doneraile also has had many associations with notable characters through the centuries. The association with the St. Ledger family is one of the most constant of any large estate in Ireland. You will hear the story of the St. Leger family and some of their notable guests and characters associated with the estate. Packed with stories and tales, music and folklore, the guide is an enjoyable, informative and immersive experience.

Nestled by the banks of the River Awbeg in a scenic valley in North Cork, Doneraile Park is one of Ireland’s true hidden gems, where in the four hundred acres of dedicated parkland, you can discover tales of the first female Freemason, the world’s first steeplechase and over four hundred years of gardening history!