Address: Overend Way, Dundrum, D14 EE77
Airfield Ornamental Gardens
Airfield gardens came to prominence under the leadership of Jimi Blake in the early 2000’s. Like all progressive gardens the garden in Airfield is an ever-evolving landscape. The gardens were redesigned in 2014 by internationally renowned garden designer Lady Arabella Lenox Boyd and landscape architect Dermot Foley. The colour and life you see in our gardens today are the result of the hard work and imagination of our Head Gardener Colm O'Driscoll and his team who have since put their stamp on the gardens as they continue to evolve. The gardens are managed organically and regeneratively with a focus on arts and craft style of gardening.
Airfield Food Gardens
Certified organic by the Irish Organic Association this productive 2-acre garden supplies the onsite café and farmers market with fresh seasonal produce. Food production is only one element of this dynamic food garden. Education is at the core of this space. Annual crop trails, experimental crops and forward-thinking growing methods are implemented throughout the garden. Soil is at the heart of the approach to growing and and on top of being certified organic the garden is managed under “no dig” principals. These regenerative approaches result in a thriving food garden that is a hive of activity throughout the growing season.
Overend Way, Dundrum, D14 EE77
Open: Wednesday to Sunday September – June | 9:30 am - 5 pm (last entry 4 pm)
7 days a week July & August | 9:30 am - 6 pm (last entry 5 pm)
- Adult €12
- Senior/ Student/ Youth (18-25) €9
- Children (Under 18) €6.50
- Carers & 3 or under FREE
Group bookings five days a week by prior arrangement.