Rathfarnham is a suburban village with charming shopfronts at the NW extremity of Dun Laoghaire/ Rathdown. The Castle, National Monument,dates from late 16th Century and has an interesting history, it is being restored, and guided tours may be available. Just south of the village is Saint Endas a former school founded by Patrick Pearse, and now a museum. Attractions include exhibitions, an audio visual show, tea rooms, walks and a nature trail in the surrounding park, and outdoor concerts during summer. Near Saint Endas are Marlay House and Park 214 acres of woodland parkland with water features which are home to wild fowl, and a sculpture trail. A craft centre is located in the courtyard adjacent to the House, with 16 craft industries operating.

 Activities in Rathfarnham

Department Stores
Nutgrove Shopping Centre
Rathfarnham Shopping Centre

Golf Courses
Grange Golf Club
Castle Golf Club
Edmondstown Golf Club
Stackstown Golf Club

Pottery And Craft Centres
Marlay Park Craft Courtyard
Marlay Park Potters
Valerie McGurdy Silkworks


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