Unique walk at Powerscourt to 'transport' you
Published 15/05/2013 | 05:22
A walking tour with a difference will take place at Powerscourt Gardens on Friday May 24 at 11 a.m.
Let yourself be transported back in time by Michael Seery, a local history enthusiast and founder of the Enniskerry Local History blog.
Michael will show you the hidden gems of Powerscourt Gardens and provide plenty of interesting anecdotes along the way.
Discover the kitchen gardens at Powerscourt and learn about the food from that era. Uncover the trees that Princess Grace and Jackie Onassis once planted. Learn about garden designer Daniel Robertson who is said to have suffered from gout and directed operations from a wheelbarrow, fortified by a bottle of sherry. The tour is included in the entrance price to the gardens and is free for annual members. No booking is required. See www.powerscourt.ie.