Evening Bat Walks

Johnstown Castle Estate , Ireland

As the sun begins to set over Johnstown Castle and the visitors leave, many animals are settling down for the night. In the attic of the Irish Agricultural museum and by the lakes others are just coming to life! Did you know the museum attic is home to a large roost of pipistrelle bats? One...

Yoga at Johnstown Castle

Johnstown Castle Estate , Ireland

Every Tuesday and Saturday at 10am in the stunning Johnstown Castle Ballroom. Alanna is a Yoga Teacher with a background in Mental Health Nursing. Combining her experience of working in the field of mental health with yoga teachings, Alanna takes a considered approach to her yoga classes. What to expect This indoor slow yoga flow...

Cruinniú na nÓg

Johnstown Castle Estate , Ireland

On Saturday, June 15th come along and take part in a Wildlife Treasure Hunt on the grounds of Johnstown Castle. This is a free ticketed event and will involve playing games with Laura Flood and Liz Flynn.  The event is suitable for ages 6-9 (1 guardian per child) There are two times: 11am and 2pm...

Pierces Foundry Wexford, The Rise, and Fall of an Industrial Giant!

Johnstown Castle Estate , Ireland

Pierces Foundry Wexford, The Rise, and Fall of an Industrial Giant! This illustrated talk by Myles Miller takes place on 22nd June at 11am in the castle Ballroom. It will give an insight into the Rise and Fall of Pierces Foundry. It will discuss the circumstances around the firm’s formation in the mid-19th century and...

Conscious Connected Breathwork

Johnstown Castle Estate , Ireland

Embark on a Conscious Connected Breathwork Journey with Aoife in the grand Ballroom of Johnstown Castle. Sessions are scheduled for Sunday, 23rd June at 10am, Sunday, 21st July at 10am, and Sunday, 25th August at 10am. Engage with your subconscious in a conscious connected breathwork session to uncover your deepest desires and the obstacles hindering...

The Johnny Taylor Trio – Night One of June Jazz

Johnstown Castle Estate , Ireland

Friday June 28th at 7.30pm, with doors opening at 7.00pm. The Johnny Taylor Trio, named after one of the finest jazz pianists on the Irish music scene. The trio is one of the most sought after by jazz venues and festivals at home and abroad. No strangers to Jazz at Johnstown audiences, Johnny, Barry Donohoe...

Foraging and Folklore for kids

Johnstown Castle Estate , Ireland

As part of Johnstown's Kids Camp, we will be starting summer off in a wonderful way on Thursday 11th July at 10:30am. Join Lorraine, the Gallivanting Foraging & Folklore guide for a fascinating workshop aimed at introducing your little ones to the magic that is the natural world. Together we will find edible flowers and...

Lifting the Gate

Johnstown Castle Estate , Ireland

.On Friday 23rd August at 7.30pm, join Wexford based poet Ben MacCaoilte and harpist Erin Lalor. The pair will combine in Poetry, story, and music in this bilingual journey through time, memory, and nostalgia. Wrapped in the warm sounds of the harp and fiddle, audiences will be invited to lift the metaphorical gate and approach...

Pop Up Movies at Johnstown Castle

Johnstown Castle Estate , Ireland

Aaaand, ACTION! Come along on 6th and 7th September at 8.30pm to see some classic movies outdoors with the castle as the movie backdrop! Enjoy the last of the summer nights with friends and family! Mamma Mia features on Friday 6th of September and Dirty Dancing features on Saturday 7th of September. Tickets for each...