Sonairte is an interactive visitor centre promoting ecological awareness and sustainable living. We have been serving and growing with the local community for over 25 years.
Entry to Sonairte is free!
Winter Opening Hours
Tues to Sun 10:30am to 4:30pm, Sunflower Café to 5:00pm
Sonairte is a great place for a day out for all the family – strolling the Walled Organic Garden, exploring the Nature Trail, or having a picnic. Visit our Information Centre, follow our Heritage Trail or call into our Bee Museum.
You can also enjoy a meal in the Sunflower Café, now under new management, or choose from a delicious selection of cakes, teas and coffees.
Last, but not least, make yourself at home in the Eco Shop where you’ll find a wide selection of Irish and Fair Trade gifts and foodstuffs.
We look forward to welcoming you in person.
Tours or courses for your group are available any day or time by arrangement.
We are open in the evening for special events and courses.
See our Education page to find out what courses are on this month.
Food & Craft Markets take place on selected Sundays, please see our Facebook page for dates.
Sonairte: The National Ecology Centre Ltd is a registered non-profit taking Company Limited by Guarantee.
Company Registration number No.138410, registered at the Companies Registration Office, Parnell Square, Dublin 1. The Company has Charitable Status (CHY8901). Sonairte’s land and production methods are certified as organic by The Organic Trust.