The National Garden Exhibition Centre - Arboretum Kilquade
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Arboretum Kilquade, The National Garden Exhibition Centre, Kilquade, Wicklow,
Arboretum is located in Kilquade, County Wicklow and is home to The National Garden Exhibition Centre with 20 individually inspirational gardens. There is also a children's play area, a café and a well stocked garden centre.
The National Garden Exhibition Centre is home to 20 permanent exhibition gardens of varying styles and designs by award winning garden designers. Visitors can enjoy a tranquil stroll around the gardens and experience thousands of varieties of mature plants in idyllic settings. Visitors can appreciate complete garden ideas and design concepts which include beautiful water features, sculptures and urban living accessories. The plants are labelled and they provide species note sheet and pens on request.
The newly opened upper deck area has seating with a view of the centre, a children's playground with a unique crooked tree house and facilities for in-house classes, kids parties, group meetings and private function hire.
The Arboretum centre is fantastically well stocked with top quality plants and accessories and expert advice is on hand from the passionate about plants staff. Indoor and outdoor seating means visitors can further relax while sampling the delicious homemade fresh food at The Beech Tree Café.
Arboretum KIlquade, Kilquade is a fun and interesting day out for adults and children alike. Group bookings and bus tours are welcome by appointment and guided tours can be arranged for a nominal fee. There is access for the disabled to the exhibition centre and only guide dogs are permitted in the gardens.