Last week of House tours

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The season comes to an end and we would like to thank all our visitors. We hope to see you again. We still offer private tours. For more information please click on the link. http://www.borrishouse.com/tours/

Workshop during Heritage Week

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Children’s Art Workshop: Heritage Week Workshop 1 “Print and Book making Project”  Using a table-top printing press, children will make their own relief and collograph prints from their drawings and a selection of found and natural materials, with local artist Jules Michael. Stories of kings and lost crowns, motifs of animals and nature in the […]

Events in August

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National Heritage week 2017  19-27 August We are open every day during Heritage Week and have the following events planned:  Graveyard tour with Amanda Pitcairn “The tour consists of a walk through the woods to the graveyard where I will give you a short talk about some of the people who are interred there.  On […]

Events in July

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Carlow Garden Festival July 26, 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm Mary Reynolds and Terence Reeves Smyth at Borris House Talk 1: Stepping into our roles as guardians of the earth Mary reminds people of our place within this earth’s ecosystem. She discusses how to embrace that role in a practical way in order to reconnect with the […]

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The Blackstairs Rural Film Festival

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We are delighted to be participating in this years Blackstairs Rural Film Festival which runs from Friday 7th to Sunday 9th of November this year. We are particularly pleased to be hosting John Ford’s ‘The Quiet Man’ with John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara in our refurbished Laundry. There will a meal beforehand and the film […]