Terms and Conditions


  • Your Membership is valid for one year from the date of issuance.
  • Don’t forget you need to bring your membership card with you every time you visit.
  • Your ticket is non-transferable and must never be passed on to another individual (who is not entitled to use it). Regular routine checks will be carried out.
  • Your Family Memberships entitles you to free access to all children living at the same address.
  • Family memberships must include a minimum of 1 adult and 1 child.
  • Children aged 5 and under go free.
  • Children must be supervised at all times.
  • A charge of €5 will be made for lost / replacement cards to cover administrative costs.
  • Entry into the Irish Agricultural Museum is now part of your Membership. To access the Museum please show your card at reception.
  • Cycling around the Gardens is not permitted (except for children under 8 years).
  • No vehicles are allowed beyond the designated car park.
  • Dogs are permitted in the gardens provided that they are kept on a lead and dog waste is cleared up by owners.
  • Penalty for abuse of membership card is confiscation at point of entry.
  • Johnstown Castle/the Irish Heritage Trust reserve the right to change the membership pass benefits and prices at any time without prior notice.
  • No liability is accepted by the Irish Heritage Trust for loss or injury at Johnstown Castle Estate, Museum & Gardens.
  • The Irish Heritage Trust reserves the right to alter or change these terms without notice.