Category Archives: Powerscourt Estate

Wicklow Gardens Festival 2011 June 11th to 19th

Wicklow County Tourism celebrates the 22nd Wicklow Gardens Festival in 2011. Running from Saturday 11th – Sunday 19th June, it features a variety of private and public gardens, each with their own unique theme and design, from Robinsonian and Formal … Continue reading

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Visa Waiver Scheme for Ireland

A unique opportunity to combine a visit to the UK with a visit to Ireland without the requirement of a separate visa. With many inexpensive flights between Ireland and the UK this is an opportunity that should not be missed. … Continue reading

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A Heartfelt Thanks

In today’s world of technology, it was so nice to receive a handwritten letter of thanks. In February of this year the Museum of Childhood donated €5,000 to St.Oliver Plunkett School, Malahide, who administer the Rainbow’s programme to help children … Continue reading

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Volunteering at Tara’s Palace Museum of Childhood

Tara’s Palace Museum of Childhood opened it’s doors in June 2011 in the historic and magnificent Powerscourt House, on the Powerscourt Estate, Enniskerry, Co.Wicklow. We are looking for Volunteers to help us run the Museum. The main purpose of the … Continue reading

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