Visitor Centre

Visitor Centre

Our purpose-built Visitor Centre is open all year round and includes a 160 seat Café with indoor and outdoor seating, provides a welcoming environment to relax and revive. We serve soup, a wide variety of sandwiches, delicious desserts and drinks.


The Visitor Centre also features a retail area with speciality products and a comprehensive introduction to all on offer at Johnstown Castle Estate, Museum & Gardens. Our Visitor Centre and Parking are free to enjoy.

Opening Times

9.00am – 5.30pm: 17th March – 31st October

9.00am – 4.00pm: 1st November – 16th March

Please note that the last servings in the Café are at 5.00pm. (last entry to gardens one hour before closing)



While you are here at the Visitor Centre, take a look at the commissioned wall illustration of Johnstown Castle created by artist Danielle Morgan of Flaxfox Designs.