The Powerscourt Blog

Powerscourt Distillery set to open in March 2019

Artist in Residence at The Design Loft

Avoca Powerscourt's Giant Meringues with Pistachios

Powerscourt Estate Announced Winner at Asia Matters Business Awards

Powerscourt Estate Shortlisted in Asia Matters Business Awards 2018

Autumn Glory in Powerscourt Gardens

Chapterhouse Theatre Company presents Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland – July 2018

Making the World Mobility Friendly

Snowy Mother’s Day at the Powerscourt Waterfall

The Gardens at Christmas

Winter & Christmas Floral Design Demonstrations

Launch of the book ‘Powerscourt Golf Club – Celebrating 20 Years’

Powerscourt River Walk in the autumn

Ho Ho Ho Santa is coming to Powerscourt House!

Win €250 worth of autumn plants!

Avoca Puy Lentil, Rocket & Feta Salad

Avoca Meringue with Raspberries & Pistachios

Avoca Green Herb Cous Cous

Avoca Heirloom Tomato & Basil Salad

Avoca Scones

Powerful Powerscourt celebrates record visitor numbers

Magical Theatre in the Magical Surroundings of Powerscourt

Delicious recipe for Irish brown bread from Avoca Powerscourt

Powerscourt boss is brimming with ideas - Sunday Times Article

Down by the river at Powerscourt

Autumn colours at Powerscourt Waterfall

Howl-A-Ween Dog Costume Contest!

New RTÉ Painting Programme Filmed at Powerscourt Estate

Foraging Fun along the Powerscourt River Walk

Meet Lord Powerscourt and Sarah and Alex Slazenger in our new short movie!

Four Wheeled Wonders at Powerscourt Gardens

Meet Alex, Head Gardener at Powerscourt

Heavenly Herbaceous Border Garden Walk and Talk at Powerscourt Gardens

Sense and Sensibility at Powerscourt Gardens

Inspiration for Gardeners along Ireland’s longest herbaceous border

Spread your wings at FairyLAND in Powerscourt Gardens!

The most scenic yoga class you’ll ever take at Powerscourt Gardens

Powerscourt features in 2016 European Championship Football Video!

Treat Dad to some extra special time out this Father’s Day at Powerscourt Hotel Resort and Spa

High-tech climate change centre planned for Powerscourt estate - Irish Times

Sense & Sensibility at Powerscourt Gardens

Historical Walking Tour of Powerscourt Estate and Gardens in Co. Wicklow

Sensory Nature Trail at Powerscourt Waterfall Review

Sense-sational Nature Trail at Powerscourt Waterfall!

A Wicklow wonderland worthy of Alice - Irish Daily Mail

Sunday Afternoon at Powerscourt Gardens

Dutch group visit Powerscourt House & Gardens - Wicklow People

Dahlia Masterclass with Christopher White

Powerscourt Distillery Granted Planning for New Distillery Plans for €10m Whiskey Investment

Visit Kilternan Country Market This Weekend

SAVE THE DATE for Gardening Classes at Powerscourt Garden Pavilion

Gardens of the Gods Historical Walking Tour of Powerscourt Gardens with John Ducie

Family Adventures in Magical Gardens at Powerscourt

Daughters, Doweries and Debt

Adventurer to Aristocrat

Love Reigns the Stars at Powerscourt

Natives, Knights and Normans

The Purrfect Pet from the Pavilion!

Daniel O'Donnell & Friends St. Stephen's Day Showcase at Powerscourt House


Lord and Lady Powerscourt Meet the Head Gardener

Halloween at Powerscourt

Powerscourt Gardens appoints new Head Gardener

Making up for Midsummer at Powerscourt's Fairy Fest!

A Review of Chapterhouse Theatre Company's 'The Secret Garden'

What's in Bloom at Powerscourt Gardens?

Fantastical Fairy Fest in Powerscourt Gardens

Powerscourt Gardens awarded 2015 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence

Nature Detectives at Powerscourt Waterfall - A Review!

Discover the Secret Garden at Powerscourt Gardens

Practical Herbs for Health with Isobel Jordan Keeling

Guided walking tour of Powerscourt Gardens with Sara Waldburg

Explore The Year of Design 2015!

Nature Detectives at Powerscourt Waterfall

Guided Walking Tour of the Garden and Landscape Design History of Powerscourt Gardens

Review of Hop N Hunt at Powerscourt Gardens

Tulip Fever hits Powerscourt Gardens

Review of Spring & Easter Floral Art at Powerscourt Garden Pavilion

Settling down in medieval Powerscourt in medieval Powerscourt Estate

Things just as they were...A history of Powerscourt Estate

The Treasure Chest of Irish Tales

In the interregnum...A history of Powerscourt Estate

An update from Powerscourt Gardens

The scarf which your majesty wears

Wicklow Days Out: Things to See and Do in Wicklow

Bernard Gibbons Honoured at 2015 Golfer’s Guide to Ireland Awards Ceremony

Winter's Day Photography Walk at Powerscourt

Conifers at Powerscourt Estate

Powerscourt Estate celebrates strong visitor numbers in 2014

Head Gardener's Update with Michael Byrne

The Beautiful & Whimsical Pepper Pot Tower in Powerscourt Gardens

Is Powerscourt a place to visit more than once, and why?

A Celebration of Christmas at Powerscourt Estate

Wicklow Golf Courses among Winners of ‘European Golf Destination of the Year’

Bernard Gibbons Scoops “Golf Manager of the Year Award”

Coffee Morning for Bray Cancer at Powerscourt raises €1,223.97

Global Village Interiors celebrates its 25th anniversary!

Boo! Spooktacular Halloween Fest Comes to Powerscourt Estate

Bird-watching for Beginners at Powerscourt Garden Pavilion

Photos from a Celebration Evening at Powerscourt Gardens

Health & Wellness Coffee Morning at Powerscourt (Bray Cancer Centre)

The Enniskerry Victorian Field Day 2014 is back again!

Perfect your Pet! Train the canine in your life at Powerscourt

The Great Sugar Loaf Mountain

Wilds of Wicklow Foraging Walk

Walk on the Wild Side with Dale Treadwell at Powerscourt

Free Autumn Gardening Course at Powerscourt Garden Pavilion

Enjoy Vintage Vibes at the Powerscourt Car Rally

Wicklow Welcomes You!

5 Gardens to Visit in Wicklow this Summer!

Meet our Head Gardener Michael Byrne

President of Ireland visits Powerscourt Gardens

The Jungle Book at Powerscourt with Chapterhouse Theatre Company

Gardening for Wildlife with Eanna Ni Lamhna

Elf Hunters & Fairy Finders at Powerscourt Gardens

Walk up Lugnaquilla in Wicklow, the highest peak of Leinster

Line up for Enniskerry Food Festival Weekend!

Jungle Fever at Powerscourt Gardens

The Rose Festival at Powerscourt Gardens

Enniskerry Food Fest and Mad Hatter's Garden Party

Celebrate wafa, the World Flower Show at Powerscourt Estate

Powerscourt Awarded 2014 Tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence

Powerscourt voted no. 3 in the World's Top 10 Gardens by the National Geographic

Enniskerry Art Fest 2014 - 17th & 18th May. Join the fun!

Learn more about the Highest Waterfall in Ireland! Did you know....?

Dale Treadwell Book Reading! Powerscourt Garden Pavilion May 10th, 2pm

Classical Gardens Walking Tour at Powerscourt, Wicklow

Review of Scientific Adventure Story at Powerscourt Gardens

Celebrate International Dawn Chorus Day at Powerscourt Gardens

Herbs are hot at Powerscourt Garden Pavilion!

Scientific Adventure Story at Powerscourt Gardens

Free Garden Design Talk with Tim Austen at Powerscourt April 12th 2pm

Grow Your Own Review with Kerry Gordon

The Annual Tulip Festival at Powerscourt Gardens

Grow Your Own with Ena Ronayne & Powerscourt Garden Pavilion

Novice Birders Needs and Wants - Bird-watching at Powerscourt

Irish Myths & Legends, a fantastic day out at Powerscourt!

Grow Your Own Pizza Garden with Powerscourt Garden Pavilion

Guided Bird-Watching Walk at Powerscourt Waterfall in County Wicklow

Eco Active Ireland - Join The Adventure

Irish Myths & Legends. The cool, crazy and condensed version!

National Tree Week launches at Powerscourt

Explore Tara's Palace with volunteer Mary Moore

“I do” at The Design Loft in Powerscourt Estate, Enniskerry

Meet our tallest residents - Giant redwoods at Powerscourt

Powerscourt Scoops Best Parkland Venue Award in Ireland

10 Walkways to enjoy this New Year at Powerscourt

2013: A year of wonderful events at Powerscourt in Wicklow!

A visit to Powerscourt Gardens with South African Writer Jenny Babic

The lineage of the Wingfield Family at Powerscourt Estate, Wicklow

Ireland’s Tallest Tree Discovered at Powerscourt

The Tallest tree in Ireland since records began located at Powerscourt

Halloween Pumpkin Carving at Powerscourt Garden Pavilion!

A stroll through the trees at Powerscourt with David Corscadden

Foraging for Wild Food along the Powerscourt River Walk by Kerry Gordon

The Perils of Powerscourt, Spooky Family Walk!

Discover the hidden secrets of Powerscourt River Walk

Gates to the Garden - the beautiful gates of Powerscourt

Life along the River Dargle at Powerscourt Waterfall

Forage for Wild Food along Powerscourt River Walk

The Autumn Collection at SOUL Lifestyle in Powerscourt House

Get to know the trees of Powerscourt - Broadleaf Trees

An Enchanted Walk in Powerscourt Gardens

Thoroughly enjoyable family day out in a magnificent setting

Heritage Week Wicklow - Vintage Car Rally at Powerscourt Estate

Heritage Week Wicklow - ‘The Selfish Giant’ at Powerscourt Waterfall

SOUL Lifestyle now open in Powerscourt House!

Head Gardener William Henry Lee & his family's time at Powerscourt

A guided walk through Powerscourt Gardens with Robert Myerscough

A Plant Lovers Journey through Powerscourt Gardens in Wicklow

A Trip to the Orient - the Japanese Gardens at Powerscourt

Can you spot the signs of wildlife at Powerscourt Waterfall?

New Design Emporium pops up in Powerscourt House!

Picnic, Paddle and Play at Powerscourt Waterfall. Day Out Wicklow!

Hello from Michael Byrne, Powerscourt's Head Gardener

Cecelia Ahern Book 'Love Rosie' filmed at Powerscourt House

Guided Walk of Powerscourt with RHSI President

RTÉ star Gives Bee-Keeping Talk in Powerscourt

‘Bat Walk’ along Powerscourt River Walk

Discover the secret world of minibeasts at Powerscourt

A Walk among the Tulips at Powerscourt by David Corscadden

Sherlock Holmes and the Hound of the Baskervilles

Secret Tour of Powerscourt and its Hidden Gems

Trace Your Wicklow Roots at Powerscourt House

Through the Garden Gates

Tink’s Fairy Walk at Powerscourt Gardens

Meet the locals! Mammals at Powerscourt Waterfall

Has Spring Sprung Yet?!

Culture, Craic agus Ceol - a family visit to Powerscourt

Fascinating Flora at Powerscourt Waterfall

Get to know the trees of Powerscourt

The Genealogy Road Show Comes to Powerscourt Estate

Looking for Prince Charming at Powerscourt House and Gardens

Head Gardener’s Blog – Powerscourt Gardens

Culture, Craic agus Ceol for Kids at Powerscourt!

Tink’s Nature Trail in Powerscourt Gardens

Win a Family Annual Membership of Powerscourt Estate for one year!

Sky Dwellers at Powerscourt Waterfall!

The Laocoön in Powerscourt Gardens - A History

Competition Time! Win 2 Tickets to GhostHunter's Eve at Powerscourt

Investigate with Irish Ghost Hunters at Powerscourt Estate!

18 Wonderful Ways to Experience Powerscourt Gardens

Powerscourt House & Gardens – I could not do without it!

Be Enchanted this Christmas at the 1,000 Acre Powerscourt Estate

10 Things You Didn't Know about The Ritz-Carlton Powerscourt!

History Channel Films TV series ‘Vikings’ at Powerscourt Waterfall

Irish Country Houses, New Book Featuring Powerscourt House!

A lovely message from Dick, one of our annual members

Head Gardener's Michael's Powerscourt Picks of the Week

A Spectacular Garden Next Spring with Powerscourt Garden Pavilion

Autumntime is Gardentime at Powerscourt Garden Pavilion!

Head Gardener's Michael’s Favourite Plants

‘Planting Design’ with Tim Austen at Powerscourt Garden Pavilion

A Note from the Head Gardener

‘Forage for Wild Food’ With Powerscourt Garden Pavilion

High Kingdom, Horse Bred at Powerscourt Wins Silver in Olympics

Guided Nature Trail & Treasure Hunt at Powerscourt Waterfall

IVVCC Annual Car Run at Powerscourt Estate

Healing House Plants - Plants of the Month August 2012

A Midsummer Night's Dream, 29th July 2012 at Powerscourt Gardens

Plant of the Month - Hydrangeas

Winners of Powerscourt Estate's Summer Competition

Flower Power! Leah Walker's Visit to Powerscourt Gardens

Powerscourt Garden Pavilion BBQ Competition Winner!

Our Favourite Roses at the Garden Pavilion - June 2012

Zara Philips and Horse High Kingdom from Powerscourt on Olympic Team

Meet Hilda Weir, who worked at Powerscourt for 47 years!

Win this Swiss Grill BBQ worth over €300 from the Garden Pavilion!

Winner of €399 Sunlounger from Powerscourt Garden Pavilion

Lord Powerscourt’s Family Treasure Hunt - Powerscourt Gardens

Zara Philips Horse High Kingdom was bred at Powerscourt Estate!

Discover Treasures from Far Places in Powerscourt Gardens!

Your Summer Hanging Basket - Top Tips from the Garden Pavilion

2012 Summer Hanging Basket Competition at the Garden Pavilion!

Meet Michael Byrne, Head Gardener of Powerscourt Gardens!

Plant of the Month - Ceanothus

Win Fantastic Garden Furniture for your Garden worth €399

Early Tourists to Powerscourt Waterfall

Winners of the South Coast Dublin Sightseeing Tour Competition

WIN 3 Sets of Tickets for 2 people for Dublin South Coast Tour

Kitty Scully's advice for 'Grow Your Own' at home!

Starting Your Own Vegetable Plot! Visit the Garden Pavilion...

Winner of Mother's Day Competition

Lilah Wingfield's Childhood in Powerscourt Estate

Plant of the Month - Azalea

Win this fabulous Mother's Day Hamper from Powerscourt Garden Pavilion

'A Glimpse of Empire' book launch at Powerscourt

Win a fantastic trip to the Netherlands!

Six more things you might miss while walking in Powerscourt Gardens!

Garden Pavilion Plant of the Month for February - Magnolia

A visit to Glendalough and Powerscourt in Wicklow

Six things you might miss while walking in Powerscourt Gardens!

Garden Pavilion Plant of the Month - Camellia Japonica

The Fire at Powerscourt House, 4th November 1974

Christmas Day Out in Powerscourt

Christmas Gardening Tips!

If Trees Could Talk....Trees at Powerscourt

Win a fantastic Ghost Bus tour of Dublin!

Great winter gardening tips for Amaryllis

Cheer up your garden with Powerscourt Garden Pavilion this autumn!

Let's go to the Movies! Let's go see the stars at Powerscourt...

Competition Time! Win a fantastic bus tour of Dublin & Wicklow

Japanese Anenomes - September gardening tips!

Gardening Tips for Crocosmia Lucifer