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. Gluten-free options are available.


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

Summer: 9.00am – 5.30pm: (1st March – 31st October)

Winter: 9.00am – 4.30pm: (1st November – 28th February)

Please note that the last servings in the Café are 30 minutes 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.