Fota House is an Irish Heritage Trust property and is Ireland’s finest example of Regency period architecture with superb neoclassical interiors. Discover the grand decor of the principle rooms and charming nursery, or the service wing with the beautifully preserved kitchens, where you can experience what life was like for the cooks, butlers, footmen and maids who supported the lavish lifestyle of the gentry. Enjoy the tranquil beauty of Fota’s gardens and stroll in the historic ‘pleasure grounds’ or the award-winning Victorian Working Garden.


March to September
Monday to Saturday: 10.00am – 5.00pm
Sundays & Bank Holidays: 11.00am – 5.00pm
House and Garden tours daily


Fota Island, Carrigtwohill,
Co. Cork.
+ 353 (0) 21 481 5543

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