Heritage Ireland

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Conservation & Research

Conserving our nation’s heritage estate for future generations is a cornerstone of what we do. Our approach is rooted in our long record of care for the places of national importance with which we are entrusted.

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Gardens & Landscape

Back of the Italian garden with scenic views in the background

Modern and ancient landscapes, gardens of international significance, world-class plant collections.

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Trim Castle

We care for almost 1,000 National Monuments and historic buildings at 780 sites throughout the country.

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From autograph books to whole libraries, fabric to world famous art, we care for an extensive array of collections.

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While our heritage places are visually beautiful what brings them to life for so many visitors are the stories about people.

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View of the cliffs at the Céide Fields

Naturally we think that our heritage places are among the best in the world so it’s nice when we get external confirmation of that! Here are some of the international awards bestowed on our sites.

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