‘Catherine turned a visit into a little therapy session on the senses: being told to take time to be on your own, go barefoot to feel the grass, sense the air, hear the birds and listen to your senses. Tune in; turn on; drop out – without the drugs or the mess’
Rose Martin – Irish Examiner
Garden Description: This one acre garden includes a stream with a bridge, two ponds on different levels, a patio, gazebo, seating areas, shrub beds and undulating lawns. A unique feature is a collection of 15 modern sculptures by Irish artists –: Michael Casey, Fred Conlon, Cliodna Cussen, James Gannon, Leo Higgins, Anne Murphy, Paul Page, Noel Scullion, Alexander Sokolov, Imogen Stuart, Ken Thompson, Alexandra Wejchert, Elke Weston.
Directions: Via Rathdrum or Laragh: two miles from Glenmalure Lodge Hotel.
Opening Times: Open from Fri to Sun, May to Sept. Please phone ahead. Group bookings possible.
Admission: Entrance by donation to St. Vincent de Paul.
GPS Coordinates: N 52 56.523 W 6 19.422