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Opening Times

Our normal opening / drop in times are detailed below. Please call us on +3539827766 or email info@westporthouse.ie to arrange your group visit ANY time of year.

Christmas / New Year 2018

During the Christmas holidays, the house is closed from Christmas Eve (24th) to St. Stephens’ Day (26th) inclusive but opens daily from the 27th to January 6th from 10:00am to 4:00pm.  The house is beautifully decorated and well worth the visit!   The vintage carousel will operate daily during this time also and the grounds will be open for walks from 8:00am to 4:00pm.


Westport House (Historic House) Opening Times

Please note that the Pirate Adventure Park opening times differ to the historic house and they are available below (please scroll down).

MonthTimes
Jan 2019Open daily from January 1st to 6th from 10:00am to 4:00pm.

Closed for the rest of the month.
Feb 2019Open weekends from 10:00am to 4:00pm
Mar 2019Open daily from 10:00am to 4:00pm.
Apr 2019Open daily in April from 10:00am to 4:00pm except for Easter midterm break.

Extended hours for Easter Midterm Break: April 12th- 26th from 10:00am to 6:00pm.
May 2019Open daily from 10:00am – 4:00pm.

Extended hours: May 3rd - 5th from 10:00am to 6:00pm for May Bank Holiday weekend.
June 2019Open daily in June from 10:00am - 6:00pm.
July 2019Open daily from 10:00am – 6:00pm.
Aug 2019Open daily from 10:00am – 6:00pm.
Sept 2019Open daily from 10:00am to 4:00pm
Oct 2019Open daily in October from 10:00am - 4:00pm.

Extended Hours: For mid-term break and our Halloween Fest Event, open daily from October 26th to October 31st from 10:00am to 6:00pm.
Nov 2019Westport House is open from November 1st to 3rd from 10:00am to 4:00pm.

Open for remaining weekends in November from 10:00am to 4:00pm.

On November 28th and 29th, we are open from 10:00am to 6:00pm and decorated for Christmas time for our Winter Wonderland event. Viewing of house per normal.
Dec 2019Westport House is open at weekends for Winter Wonderland and general visitors. Please visit our Event calendar for details.

We re-open after Christmas from December 27th to January 9th 2020 from 10:00am to 4:00pm.


Pirate Adventure Park Opening Times – includes access to Westport House

MonthTimes
Jan 2019Closed
Feb 2019Closed
Mar 2019Closed
Apr 2019Open Easter Midterm from 13th to the 28th April from 11:00am - 6:00pm

Closed for rest of month.
May 2019Open May Bank Holiday. 3rd to 5th of May inclusive from 11:00am to 6:00pm.

Open remaining Saturdays and Sundays from 11:00am to 6:00pm.
June 2019Closed Monday & Tuesday.
Open Wednesday to Friday in June from 10:00am to 3:00pm.

Saturdays & Sundays in June from 11:00am to 6:00pm.

OPEN DAILY 11:00am - 6:00pm from 29th June.
July 2019Open daily from 11:00am – 6:00pm.
Aug 2019Open daily from 11:00am – 6:00pm.
Sept 2019Open for Sensory Day on September 1st to families with children with Sensory Processing Disorder. Closed for rest of September.
Oct 201Westport House & Pirate Adventure Park will open from 12pm - 5pm during the school midterm from the 26th of October to the 31st of October inclusive.
Nov 2019Open from 12pm - 5pm during the school midterm from the 1st to 3rd November inclusive. Closed for the remainder of the month.
Dec 2018Closed

Westport House Train Tour Opening Times

MonthTimes
JanClosed
FebClosed
MarClosed
AprDaily during Easter Midterm from April 13th to 28th at 1pm, 2pm and 3pm.
MayClosed during May (the train will not run for the May Bank Holiday weekend)
JuneSaturday & Sunday Only at 12pm, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm.
JulyDaily as follows:
12:00pm at the Farmyard, 12:15pm at the Quay and 12:45pm at Church Lane/Town Centre Gate
1:00pm at the Farmyard, 1:15pm at the Quay and 1:45pm at Church Lane/Town Centre Gate
2:00pm at the Farmyard, 2:15pm at the Quay and 2:45pm at Church Lane/Town Centre Gate
3:00pm at the Farmyard, 3:15pm at the Quay and 3:45pm at Church Lane/Town Centre Gate
4:00pm at the Farmyard, 4:15pm at the Quay and 4:45pm at Church Lane/Town Centre Gate
AugDaily as follows:
12:00pm at the Farmyard, 12:15pm at the Quay and 12:45pm at Church Lane/Town Centre Gate
1:00pm at the Farmyard, 1:15pm at the Quay and 1:45pm at Church Lane/Town Centre Gate
2:00pm at the Farmyard, 2:15pm at the Quay and 2:45pm at Church Lane/Town Centre Gate
3:00pm at the Farmyard, 3:15pm at the Quay and 3:45pm at Church Lane/Town Centre Gate
4:00pm at the Farmyard, 4:15pm at the Quay and 4:45pm at Church Lane/Town Centre Gate
SeptClosed
OctDaily during October Midterm from October 26th to 31st at 1pm, 2pm and 3pm. Closed for remainder of the month.
NovDaily during October Midterm from November 1st to 3rd at 1pm, 2pm and 3pm. Closed for remainder of the month.
DecThe Westport Train Tour runs a shortened festive route during our Winter Wonderland event.

Adventure Activity Centre

Try out zipwiring and archery on any of the days below! If you have a group and would like to book a visit outside of these times, we would love to welcome you. Please contact info@westporthouse.ie to book your visit.

MonthTimes
JanClosed
FebClosed
MarClosed
AprOpen during Easter midterm 13th to 28th April
MayClosed
JuneOpen weekends in June from 11:00am to 6:00pm.
July Open daily from 11:00am – 6:00pm.
AugOpen daily from 11:00am – 6:00pm.
Sept Closed but we will open for group bookings happily.
Oct Closed but we will open for group bookings happily.
Nov Closed but we will open for group bookings happily.
Dec Closed but we will open for group bookings happily.

Camping and Caravans Opening Times

MonthTimes
Jan 2019Closed
Feb 2019Closed
Mar 2019Closed
Apr 2019Open from April 12th onwards. Campsite reception open from 9.00am to 6.00pm.
May 2019Open daily.
Campsite reception open from 9:00am to 6:00pm
June 2019Open daily - office open from 9:00am to 6:00pm daily.
July 2019Open daily - office open from 9:00am to 9:00pm daily.
Aug 2019Open daily - office open from 9:00am to 9:00pm daily.
Sept 2019Open daily until September 15th. Office open 9:00am to 6:00pm.
Site closes for season from 16th September onward.
Oct 2019Closed
Nov 2019Closed
Dec 2019Closed

Grounds and Gates

MonthTimes
Jan 2018Open daily 8:00am to 4:00pm
Feb 2018Open daily 8:00am to 4:00pm

**IMPORTANT NOTICE** Westport House Estate will be closed to the public on Sunday, February 3rd from 4:30pm and will re-open on Wednesday, February 6th at 8:00am. Please note that this applies to both vehicular and pedestrian use. We thank you for your cooperation and apologise for any inconvenience caused.
Mar 2018Open daily 8:00am to 6:00pm
Apr 2018Open daily 8:00am to 6:00pm
May 2018Open daily 8:00am to 8:00pm
June 2018Open daily 8:00am to 8:00pm.

Daily guided tour of grounds at 2pm, meet at front steps of house.
July 2018Open daily 8:00am to 9:00pm

Daily guided tour of grounds at 2pm, meet at front steps of house.
Aug 2018Open daily 8:00am to 9:00pm

Daily guided tour of grounds at 2pm, meet at front steps of house.
Sept 2018Open daily 8:00am to 8:00pm
Oct 2018Open daily 8:00am to 6:00pm
Nov 2018Open daily 8:00am to 4:00pm
Dec 2017Open daily 8:00am to 4:00pm

Gracy’s Pizzeria and Bistro

MonthTimes
Jan 2018Closed
Feb 2018Closed
Mar 2018Open daily March 24th to 31st from 11:00am to 6:00pm
Apr 2018Open daily April 1st to 8th from 11:00am to 6:00pm.
May 2018Open Friday, Saturday and Sundays from 11:00am to 9:00pm.
June 2018Serving food Wednesday to Sunday from 11:00am to 9:00pm.
July 2018Serving food daily from 11:00am to 9:00pm
Aug 2018Serving food daily from 11:00am – 9:00pm.
Sept 2018Serving food daily until September 11th from 11:00am to 6:00pm.
Oct 2018Closed aside from mid-term break.
Nov 2018Closed.
Dec 2017Open weekends.