The Magic of Santa and the Toy Prince

The Magic of Santa and the Toy Prince

Unlock the secret at Fota House this Christmas!

Step back in time and experience a magical guided tour through Fota House this Christmas with your family.

Be part of something special at this beautiful regency property and meet Mrs Claus Continue reading

Christmas Carol Concert with Cappella Lyrica

Christmas Carol Concert with Cappella Lyrica

Fota House & Gardens welcomes Cappella Lyrica to our beautiful Drawing Room for our annual Christmas concert in December.

We are delighted to collaborate with this award winning choir for the first time,  showcasing highly accomplished students from the Continue reading

John Smith Barry Returns Home to Fota House

John Smith Barry Returns Home to Fota House

The homecoming of the long-lost portrait of John ‘The Magnificent’ Smith Barry was celebrated this evening (Thursday 23rd August 2018) at Fota House.  The painting was jointly acquired by Fota House in collaboration with the Royal Cork Yacht Club Continue reading

Remembering John Charles Beswick

Remembering John Charles Beswick

Remembering John Charles Beswick: 5/10/1888 – 22/4/1917

A monument was unveiled last weekend commemorating 200 East Cork men who died in World War 1. This memorial was the culmination of three years of work by a group of local people. Continue reading