Most of the town backs onto the extensive grounds of Howth Castle, built in 1564 but much changed over the years, most recently in 1910...
St Mary's Abbey
Within the grounds are the ruins of St Mary’s Abbey , originally founded in 1042 by the Viking King Sitric, who also founded the...
Deer Park Golf Course
The allure of history and public transport aside, most visitors set foot in the demesne armed with golf clubs, as here you’ll find Deer...
Howth Fishermen's & Farmer's Market
One of the best in Dublin, this is the place to come not only for fresh fish (obviously) but also for organic meat, veg and homemade...
Castle Gardens information
The Castle Gardens are worth visiting, however, as they’re noted for their rhododendrons (which bloom in May and June), for their azaleas and for the long, 10m-high beech.