Butler House Christmas Garden


Butler House Garden comes alive this festive season with a free event for all the family. Visit our creative exhibition of magical Christmas artwork and see the gardens transform at dusk, as these light installations come to life.

Kids will love the toy soldiers, reindeers, tunnel of lights and the frosty winter pond in the heart of the garden complete with a skating snowman!

The Gardens will come alive on Friday the 2nd Dec, with the official turning on of the lights at 5.45 pm

Opening times:

Friday’s : 2nd, 9th & 16th 4pm-8pm

Saturdays:3rd, 10th & 17th 1pm-8pm

Sundays: 4th, 11th & 18th 1pm-8pm

Main events:

  • Butler House Christmas Garden Experience
  • Get your family picture in Santa’s Sleigh
  • Local artists will display some of their finest pieces throughout Butler House
  • Christmas Room
  • Sip on mulled wine , hot chocolate and sweet treats
  • *Extra kid’s activities available such as storytelling or clay model painting
  • Soak up the Christmas experience with musical entertainment from local bands and choirs

So this Christmas come visit this unique destination in our secluded walled garden and take some time away from the crowds to soak up a magical Christmas atmosphere in the very heart of Kilkenny.

*There will be a charge for extra kid’s activities

For more information please call 0567722828 or email res@butler.ie