Moira Demesne

Over 40 acres of parkland which facilitates beautiful walks, picnic sites and a children’s play area. Moira Demesne contains a varied selection of award–winning rose beds and is situated off  Main Street, providing a quiet escape from the busy village. Sir Arthur Rawdon, MP (1662–1695) laid out Moira Demesne with trees and exotic plants from Jamaica, thus making it one of the foremost botanical gardens in 17th Century Europe. He also built the first hot house for plants  in Ireland.

Facilities

Family and Children
Children's Play Area and Multi-Use Games Area. Trim Trail.

Opening Hours

Open all year

Charges

Not applicable.

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Contact

028 9266 0038 (Lisburn Tourist Information Centre)

Location

Hillsborough Road, Moira Village, Lisburn

This site is funded
courtesy of
Big Lottery Fund Ulster Garden Villages
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