Belvedere House and Gardens
You cannot come to Mullingar and not visit Belvedere House and Gardens, located just outside Mullingar. It is a fascinating lake side Georgian estate open year round with a varied calendar of musical, sporting and family friendly events.
There is something for all the family to do there amidst 160 acres of lakeside parkland, punctuated by numerous follies including the fully restored Georgian Villa and famous Jealous Wall.
Facilities include playgrounds for all ages, pet sanctuary, picnic area, tram rides, guides tours, full restaurant and gift shop.
If you are feeling energetic you can take the beautiful lake side forest walk and explore the wonderful parklands created over 200 years ago. The two acre Victorian walled garden displays a worldwide array of unusual plants and flowers , many brought back from the overseas exploits for former owners of this magical estate.
Belvedere House and Gardens are open all year round, seven days a week. For all details please visit www.belvedere-house.ie or telephone 044-9349060.
The estate is located 5km south of Mullingar on the N52, take Jn 15 from the N4.
Sat Nav : Latitude/Longitude : 53.4761,-7.3552
The entry costs are as follows :
- Family Pass (2 Adults & 2 Children) €24.00
- Senior Citizen €6.25
- Adult €8.75
- Children €4.75