Fota House, Arboretum & Gardens

Fota House, Arboretum & 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 447 gardens.

The restored Victorian Working Garden comprises three glasshouses, a bothy building, pit houses, an orchard and a wide range of interesting plants. This garden once supplied the house with fruit and vegetables, and is once again buzzing with activity as volunteers propagate plants and grow produce. You can also explore the large arboretum, with its diverse collection of beautiful trees and shrubs, including many exotic plants that enjoy the mild coastal conditions.


Using your 2-for-1 card at Fota House, Arboretum & Gardens

  • One free entry with one full-paying adult
  • Single visitor discount: 20%
  • Before setting off check the garden’s website or call direct, as opening details can vary and one-off restrictions may apply

Opening details:

Open 17 Mar-30 Sep, Mon-Fri, 11am-3pm, & Sun 12 noon-3pm

Entry prices:

Adults €7, seniors €6, children €3


Parking spaces
Public transport
Access for disabled (full)
Plants / produce for sale
Light refreshment
Hot food
Picnic area
Dogs allowed on leads

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Fota Island, Carrigtwohill, Co Cork – Directions