Irish Heritage Trust Membership

The Irish Heritage Trust is an independent not-for-profit organisation that cares for and brings to life Irish heritage properties. Your Irish Heritage Trust membership supports our work to ensure that these special places continue to survive and thrive for future generations to enjoy.

Membership of the Irish Heritage Trust offers access to Johnstown Castle Estate, Museum & Gardens, in addition to free admission to Irish Heritage Trust sister properties at The National Famine Museum | Strokestown Park, Co. Roscommon ( and Fota House, Arboretum & Gardens, Cork (


Membership Benefits at Johnstown Castle

  • Unlimited entry to Johnstown Castle Estate, Museum & Gardens, including guided castle tours on a pre-booked basis and unique 86 metre-long servants’ tunnel.
  • Access to Johnstown’s gardens, parklands, 4km of walks and woodland playground
  • 20% discount on admissions for friends and family when accompanying the membership holder
  • Discounted and free events in the Castle & Gardens including Easter and Halloween

Annual Membership

1 Adult: €47.00

2 Adults: €80.00

Concession (OAP/Student with valid student I.D): €40.00

Child (5 – 16 years): €15 per child

Infant (under 5 years): Complimentary

Family Membership

The family membership rate is capped at €140.00. This membership includes 2 adults and any dependent children. Please check Terms & Conditions for further details on proof of dependent children.

Note: Please note that all memberships are non-transferrable and the membership card can only be used by the person/family named on the card.

To sign up for Irish Heritage Trust membership click here.

For Membership Terms & Conditions click here.