The Festina Lente Walled Victorian Gardens in Bray, Co Wicklow is one of the largest working Victorian Walled Gardens in Ireland and contains many beautiful features and stunning fauna and flora and is surrounded by the original walls built in the 1780's.
There are three main areas that have been restored all within the original Victorian walls - our Ornamental Formal Garden which includes our Therapeutic Sensory Integration Trail, our Pool Garden & Terrapin Sanctuary & our Working Kitchen Garden where we have a fabulous herbaceous border separating our large number of community allotments which are rented on an annual basis.
Facilities include a Garden Centre and outdoor Cafe and garden tours are available. Gardening Workshops offered during the year and there is an Annual Plant Fair. Admission is by donation, there is free parking and it is wheelchair accessible. Open 7 days a week. Festina Lente is also home to an Equestrian Centre and offers various QQI courses.