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Pirate Adventure Park

A Treasure Trove of Family Fun and Winner of Best Family Visitor Attraction* in Ireland. Do you want a variety of things to do to excite the whole family? Looking for an experience that you’ll all cherish for years to come? Look no further!

Check out our video to see how we’ll help you create family memories that you’ll all treasure!

Why not read a little about our 2016 Season Membership. And if you are planning to come, make sure to read our Planning Your Trip page for some useful tips.

A day pass to Westport House & Pirate Adventure Park provides unlimited use all day to include the:

Attractions (see more here)

  • Rides including the Cannonball Run slide, Pirates Swinging Ship and Pirates Plunge log flume ride
  • Great outdoors in this beautiful parkland and lakeside setting
  • Swan Pedalo Boats on the lake
  • Bouncy Castle
  • Go Karting
  • Westport House Express – choo choo! – take a ride on our miniature railway
  • Table-tennis**
  • Real-life Dungeons in Westport House – now decorated in a Grace O’Malley Maritime-theme to depict her sea-faring lifestyle
  • Picnic sites, Gracy’s Café & Bar and the Old Kitchen Cafe in Westport House
  • Pirates Playground by Gracy’s Bar & Cafe
  • Pirates Den, our indoor soft play area
  • Pirate Queen Swinging Ship

Pirate Queen Swinging Ship

Special events all year long include our Easter Egg Hunt, Halloween Fest, Winter Wonderland and more.

Be sure to get here early to enjoy everything on offer – it’s a full day’s fun!

Check out the Figg Family’s visit to Westport House below!

Please confirm before you visit.

As a primarily outdoor attraction, we recommend that you plan appropriately – this may mean sun hats, sun screen, umbrellas and rain gear all on the same day! You can review the weather forecast on the Met Eireann site to plan for your visit and please visit our Useful Information page so that you are fully prepared for a great visit.

Will you visit more than once this year? Consider a 2016 Membership for your family.

Call Today +353 (0) 98 27766

If you have any questions or wish to know more about all Westport House has to offer, please contact us on +353 (0) 98 27766 or email us at

Locate us on the map here.

Please note that management cannot accept responsibility for temporary unavailability of attractions due to circumstances beyond their control – All attractions are normally available – please call 098 27766 to check before visiting or upon arrival at the ticket office.

Please note that while buggies are highly recommended for use in the extensive gardens, Pirate Adventure Park and campsite, they are unfortunately not permitted in Westport House in an effort to preserve the antique parquet floors. You may park your buggy inside in the ante-library while you tour the House. You might like to bring your own baby carrier or please feel free to borrow one of ours while you’re in the House.

* Three time winner of Best Family Visitor Attraction in Primary Times Star Awards.
** Priced additionally

Top Tips to Get the Most Out Of Your Visit

Be sure to arrive early as you get unlimited use of all of the rides to ensure you get the best value for money – we open from 11am. Avoid the queues by booking your ticket on online – and get 5% off! It is important to note that the Pirate Adventure Park is primarily an outdoor attraction. Plan for the outdoors with comfortable shoes, hats, sunscreen, raingear – and a change of clothes if you dare to attempt the Pirate’s Plunge! There is lots of walking around the attraction so please bring buggies for smaller children. Please visit our Useful Information Page for even more top tips to plan your day out. And remember to check out our Opening Times before you travel (please note that the Pirate Adventure Park closes August 26th 2015).

Buy your tickets to the Pirate Adventure Park online now to save 5% and skip the queue!

Opening Times

MarOpen March 19th to 31st from 11:00am - 6:00pm. Closed for rest of month.
AprOpen April 1st to 3rd daily from 11:00am – 6:00pm. Open April 30th from 11:00am - 6:00pm. Closed for rest of month.
MayOpen May Bank Holiday, May 1st and 2nd from 11:00am to 6:00pm.

Closed for rest of month.
JuneOpen June 1st, 2nd and 3rd from 10:00am to 3:00pm.

Open June Bank Holiday Weekend: Open June 4th, 5th and 6th from 11:00am to 6:00pm.

For the remainder of June, we are open Wednesday to Friday from 10:00am to 3:00pm and Saturday & Sunday from 12:00pm (noon) to 6:00pm.

On June 12th, the Hooley at the House will take place. This is a specially ticketed event and only valid ticket holders will be able to enjoy the Pirate Adventure Park. Tickets available from

Open June 29th & 30th from 11:00am to 6:00pm.
JulyOpen daily from 11:00am – 6:00pm.
AugThe Pirate Adventure Park is open daily until August 26th from 11:00am – 6:00pm.
SeptThe Pirate Adventure Park is closed.
OctThe Pirate Adventure Park is CLOSED for the month - INCLUDING MID-TERM BREAK.

There are a range of other workshops and family activities available in Westport House as part of Halloween Fest.
Nov The Pirate Adventure Park is closed.
DecThe Pirate Adventure Park is closed.

Ticket Prices

Westport House Pirate Pass – One Day TicketsBuy at Ticket OfficeBuy Online for 5% discount!
Senior (over 65’s)€19.00€18.05
Student €19.00€18.05
Child (Children aged 2 and under go FREE!)€16.50€15.65
1 Day Pirate Pass (2 Adults & up to 4 Children)€75.00€71.25
1 Day Pirate Pass (2 Adults & up to 2 Children)€60.00€57.00
Pirates Den - children aged 3 yrs and up€7.00n/a
Pirates Den - children aged 2 yrs and below€3.50n/a
Table Tennis (for 2 people for 30 mins)€4.00 (plus €2 deposit)n/a