Articles tagged as "2015"

Christmas Gift Ideas

December 3, 2015

Christmas Gift Ideas Season’s Greetings to you all. If you happen to be stuck for some Christmas gift ideas we are here to help. Firstly, many thanks for your support of our work this year. Particular thanks to our ongoing sponsors, The Heritage Council. Thanks also to our Irish Landmarkers and to our first Corporate Irish […]

Irish Landmark Trust in 2015

December 3, 2015

Some highlights of Irish Landmark Trust’s work in 2015 It has been another productive year so we thought we’d share some of our key achievements. We completed several refurbishment projects on existing properties. In order to conserve the properties that we have already restored, while keeping them at the standard we want for our guests, […]

Thanks Irish Landmarkers

November 5, 2015

In October, we hosted a party for our Irish Landmarkers to say thanks. We chose the location of our Merrion Mews in Dublin 2. This property was restored by us in 2007. Merrion Mews has its own garden and coach yard and the Garda Mounted Unit use the stables while on duty in the city. The garden […]

Open House Dublin

October 15, 2015

This year, Open House Dublin is taking place from 16-18 October. This annual event is now in its tenth year and is run by the Irish Architecture Foundation. It is a great opportunity to explore some of Dublin’s most intriguing buildings. The weekend includes tours of the open properties, walks, workshops and events. There are approximately […]

Seal near Wicklow Head Lighthouse

September 25, 2015

Recent guests at Wicklow Head Lighthouse took this wonderful photo of a local seal. Thank you Michaela and Sven! Ireland has lots to offer wildlife lovers. Whale and Dolphin Watching Close to Galley Head is a prime whale watching spot and close to Loop Head you can go and see the Shannon dolphins. As we […]

Culture Night 2015

September 9, 2015

Culture Night 2015 is happening on Friday 18th September. We are opening both the Georgian Townhouse and Merrion Mews from 5 -10 pm so please drop in, we would love to show you around. Crime writer Alex Barclay, (Dark House, Blood Runs Cold and The Caller) will be doing some readings from her work in the […]

Heritage Week with Irish Landmark Trust

August 24, 2015

To celebrate National Heritage Week 2015, we in Irish Landmark Trust will be opening our properties to the public on Sunday 30th August. All of our properties (with the exception of Inchiquin House and Annes Grove Gate Lodge) will be available for visitors to explore on the day. It is a great chance to have […]

Membership Programme

July 26, 2015

Irish Landmarkers – membership programme Our Irish Landmarkers membership programme has been running for just over six months now. It’s great to report that so far we have 50 members. Our next target is to reach 75 members. Can you help us get there? We would really appreciate if you were in a position to […]

Dublin Horse Show 2015

July 26, 2015

20% discount vouchers for Irish Landmark Trust properties at the Dublin Horse Show We are delighted to be part of the Dublin Horse Show 2015 (5-9 August). If you’ve never been, it’s great fun and an experience worth having. If you’ve been before, well come again! We’ll have a stand there where you can find […]

Swallows at Castletown property

July 3, 2015

Check out this photo of the family of swallows currently residing at one of our Castletown properties. How cute. Oscar Wilde would be pleased. County Kildare is great for nature lovers. Donadea Forest Park is fabulous and designated a national heritage area. The Japanese Gardens are also well worth a visit and the weather is very picnic friendly at […]