Attractions

Top Choice Gardens in Enniskerry

Powerscourt Estate

Wicklow's most visited attraction is this magnificent 64-sq-km estate, whose main entrance is 500m south of Enniskerry town. At the heart of it is an elegant Palladian mansion, but the real draw is the formal garden…
Waterfall in Enniskerry

Powerscourt Waterfall

On the southern edge of Powerscourt Estate, 6km south of Powerscourt House, is this picturesque waterfall. At 121m it's the highest in Ireland (though it's a cascade, rather than a single drop) and is at most impres…
Hill in Enniskerry

Great Sugarloaf

At 503m it's nowhere near Wicklow's highest summit, but the Great Sugarloaf is one of the most distinctive hills in Ireland, its conical peak visible for many kilometres around. The mountain towers over the small vi…
Museum in Enniskerry

Museum of Childhood

This is a collection of period miniatures and doll's houses, including the palatial, 22-room Tara's Palace, designed to one-twelfth scale and inspired by the Palladian piles of Castletown House, Leinster House and C…