DiCamillo Companion
Ireland

Glenveagh Castle

  • Garden & Outbuildings: The huge Glenveagh National Park surrounds the 19th century castle. The Park spans 40,873 acres and includes mountains, lakes, glens, and woods, a herd of red deer, and one of the finest gardens in Ireland.

  • Country Life: CLXXI, 1636, 1734, 1982.

  • House Listed: Unknown

    Park Listed: Unknown

  • "Rosamunde Pilcher - Herzenssehnsucht" [aka "A Heart's Desire"] (2009 - TV series in German).
  • Current Ownership Type: Government

    Primary Current Ownership Use: Visitor Attraction

    Ownership Details: Owned and operated by the National Parks & Wildlife Service

  • House Open to Public: Yes

    Phone: 0761-002-537

    Fax: 749-137-072

    Email: glenveaghbookings@ahg.gov.ie

    Website: http://www.glenveaghnationalpark.ie

    Historic Houses Member: No