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Fairbrook House Gardens & Museum of Contemporary Figurative Art

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Gardens plus Museum!!

A rather quaint garden which is divided into 'rooms' with plenty of plant and architectural... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
George C
Kilkenny, Ireland
Hidden Gem Fairbrook House

We came across this lovely place whilst walking in glorious sunshine and it offered a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
Rosemary K
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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23 Jul 2018
“Gardens plus Museum!!”
9 Jul 2018
“Hidden Gem Fairbrook House”
Between ruins of the former mill(1700) situated at the river Dawn, an unusual paradise like garden has been laid out by well known Dutch artists Muller and Mastenbroek. Separately the water and woodland garden, historic millpond. In the out house a...more
Fairbrook House | KIlmeaden, Kilmeaden, Ireland
+353 51 384 657
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

Gardens were redeveloped from old cotton mills and very pleasant , with numerous little 'Nooks and Crannies' - the 'museum' is a display of family paintings which are very attractive. I had visited with 2 friends in early July (they have visited several times) and...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2018

A rather quaint garden which is divided into 'rooms' with plenty of plant and architectural interest throughout. Be sure to ring the outside bell for assistance and follow the well laid out copy of the directions through the garden in order to avail of the...More

Thank George C
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We came across this lovely place whilst walking in glorious sunshine and it offered a wonderful rest place with fabulous gardens and shaded areas to enjoy coffee and pastry. Thoroughly enjoyed our afternoon there with friendly owner and stunning gardens. Will definitely visit again when...More

Thank Rosemary K
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Fairbrook House was unknown to me. A friend encouraged me to visit. It is a most serene location beside the small Dawn River. One can just visit and have tea/coffee and among other items, the most beautiful scones and home made jam. I'd choose the...More

1  Thank Red1953
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Charming, thought provoking, stimulating, with some unusual art pieces to discover both in the garden and museum. Lovely blend of nature and art. The garden is a series of surprises one after the other. Very enjoyable and worthwhile. Easy to find. Friendly, helfpul informative host....More

1  Thank kaym213
Reviewed 22 January 2014

This is a beautiful hidden gem of a garden in the sunny south east. I have been to this garden many times and will definitely return. The garden is full of hidden corners which are sure to delight.

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