Garnish Island

Episode: 8
Title: Garnish Island
Broadcast:
Presenter: Trevor Cochrane

Trevor takes the Garnish Island Ferry to visit one of Ireland’s greatest gardens, Garnish Island.

  • Garnish Island, also known as; Inacullin Garinish or Garnish, is located in a sheltered harbour of Glangariff in Bantry Bay.

  • The Garden can be accessed by one of the ferry services to the island; the ferries also include a tour of the nearby seal colony.

  • Harold Peto designed the garden for its owner Annan Bryce, who, with his wife Violet, purchased the island from the War Office in 1910.

  • The island is renowned for its architecture and gardens, also playing host to writers including George Bernard Shaw and George William Russel.

Contact: Garnish Island
Home:
 http://www.garnishisland.com/

Opening Hours:
http://www.garnishisland.com/opening-hours

Tourism Ireland:
Home:

https://www.tourismireland.com/

Contact:
https://www.tourismireland.com/contact-us

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