Ballymaloe Cookery School Gardens

Ballymaloe Cookery School Gardens 2-for-1 entry

Get one free entry with one full-paying adult, with your Gardeners’ World Magazine 2-for-1 entry card. Valid at 360 gardens.

Beautiful and practical, the extensive herb garden provides fresh produce for the cookery school. Other features include a formal potager, soft fruit garden, productive greenhouse, water garden, tree house, Celtic maze, wildflower meadow and farm walk.


Important update

Due to ongoing rule changes in response to the coronavirus pandemic, public gardens may experience unforeseen restrictions and opening hours. To avoid disappointment we advise you contact gardens directly before visiting. Please see the individual garden’s website. If you can’t find the information you require, please call the garden directly. You’ll find website links and telephone numbers on the individual garden pages in this online directory

Some gardens require you to pre-book your tickets before visiting the garden. If this applies to a garden you’re planning to visit, please ensure you take your 2-for-1 Card with you to validate your booking.

Thank you.

Using your 2-for-1 card at Ballymaloe Cookery School Gardens

  • One free entry with one full-paying adult
  • Before setting off check the garden’s website or call direct, as opening details can vary and one-off restrictions may apply
  • 2-for-1 visitors are not required to prebook tickets. Tickets can be bought from the shop on arrival
  • Ensure you take your 2-for-1 Card on the day on your visit

Opening details:

Open all year, Mon-Sat, 11am-5.30pm

Entry prices:

Adults €6, seniors €4, children (8-15) €3. Booking may be required – see website


Parking spaces
Access for disabled (partial)
Dogs allowed on leads

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Ballymaloe Cookery, Shanagarry, Co Cork, P25 R274 – Directions