Heritage Week 2016

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We are open every day during Heritage Week and have the following events planned: Saturday 20th of August and Sunday 21st of August: 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 […]

The Borris House Festival of Writing and Ideas

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The Borris House Festival of Writing and Ideas (June 10 – 12) plays host for the fifth year to one of the most unusual and intimate festivals in the country. It promises a weekend of stimulating dialogue and discourse, gathering together intriguing minds from all over the world and inviting them to spend a few days in […]

Heritage Week 2015

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Visit us during Heritage week for a Graveyard Tour, an Industrialisation Tour or a House Tour. The Industrialisation Tour includes a talk of the part played by the McMorrough Kavanaghs in the industrial heritage of Borris demesne. During this talk you will learn about Boris House and its role as a core estate, which was […]

Dates For Your Diary

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2015 28 February – Blackstairs Film Society. 25 April – Blackstairs Film Society. 4 May – Borris House is open for tours, Mon – Thurs, May to Sept. 15-17 May – Barrow River Arts Festival. 5 June – The History Festival. 6-7 June – The Festival of Writing & Ideas. 23-28 August – Heritage Week