Castle Gardens, Lisburn 2077

Northern Ireland

Brief Description

Lisburn Castle Gardens are on the site of a castle of 1622 (now gone). The parts still open as a public park date mainly from the 19th century. Its features include mature trees, the Wallace fountain of 1872 and the Egret fountain.

History

It is known that there were cultivated walled and terraced gardens here in 1640. The castle burned down in 1707 and was not replaced. There is a long tradition of public access at this site.

Visitor Facilities

The site is open daily except Christmas Day and New Year's Day. April 1 to September 30, 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. October 1 to March 31, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Features
Fountain
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The site is open daily except Christmas Day and New Year's Day. April 1 to September 30, 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. October 1 to March 31, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Directions

In the centre of Lisburn, off Castle Street.
Contact

Telephone

028 9056 9615

Official Website

Owners

  • Lisburn City Council

    Island Civic Centre, The Island, Lisburn Co. Antrim, BT27 4RL
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