Farmleigh Estate

Farmleigh House is open 7 days a week for OPW guided tours. Farmleigh Gallery is open Tuesday-Sunday from 10am-5pm. Don't miss the fantastic Parks exhibition in Farmleigh Gallery. There is only one week left! For further information about all of the events taking place at Farmleigh visit

Posted by Farmleigh on Thursday, May 18, 2017

Christmas at Farmleigh

Farmleigh House, Saturday 1st December - Saturday 15th December 2018

Christmas at Farmleigh is a special time for all the family. Children will be enthralled by Puppet Shows and will be captivated by Christmas Tales with Storytellers from all over Ireland. Seasonal treats, including Horse and Carriage Rides, a Festive Crib and Festive Barbershop Melodies and Carol singing will be on for all to enjoy.

Enjoy some seasonal shopping at the Christmas Food Markets, flower arranging and plenty of singing to help you get into the spirit of the season. Every Saturday and Sunday (Dec 1st-2nd, 8th-9th & 14th-15th).

Christmas Food & Craft Markets – Farmyard
10am – 5pm

Festive Crib – Outdoors
10am – 5pm

Festive Barbershop Melodies with The Mellowchords – Outdoors
2pm – 4pm

Horse & Carriage Rides – Outdoors
1pm – 4pm                                                                                                               

Christmas Puppet Show with Julie-Rose McCormick – The Cowshed Theatre (Ticketed Event*)
12pm – 12.30pm | 1.45pm – 2.15pm | 3.30pm – 4pm

Storytelling for Children with Fiona Dowling – The 4Old Kitchen (Ticketed Event*)
12.45pm – 1.30pm | 2.30pm – 3.15pm | 4.15pm – 5pm

Christmas Carol Singing with Il Coro Italiano – The Ballroom (Ticketed Event*)
1.30pm | 2.00pm | 2.30pm | 3.00pm

*Free Tickets are available in the Motor House. Tickets will be allocated on the day on a first-come first-served basis.

Saturday 1st December - Saturday 15th December 2018
Farmleigh House, White's Road, Phoenix Park, Dublin 15, Ireland

Google Map of Farmleigh House, White's Road, Phoenix Park, Dublin 15, Ireland


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