A visit to the Jameson Distillery in the heart of Smithfield is a must –see for whiskey and history lovers alike. Guests can choose from a variety of activities - from a distillery tour, a premium whiskey tasting experience, learning how to blend your own take-home whiskey, mastering the craft of whiskey cocktail making or even drawing whiskey straight from a Jameson cask in Dublin's only live maturation warehouse.
Bask in the glory of the Californian summer with their Redwood Grove. Get your Spanish holiday fix at their Mediterranean Garden. Adventure around Asia in the Japanese Garden or experience the Himalayas with the incredible Rhododendron Dell.
Let the powerful fragrances of the Chinese Grove transport you thousands of miles away, or if you're the adventurous type, explore the humid forests of Madagascar in the tropical glasshouse.
The Royal Academy is housed in Burlington house on Piccadilly and is renowned for championing both art and artists.
The much-lauded exhibition Gaugin and the impressionists: Masterpieces from the Ordrupgaard Collection is a treasure trove of important Impressionist works. This spring, the Royal Academy showcases 60 of its works by painters such as Manet, Monet, Renoir, Pissarro, Morisot, Degas and Gauguin – many of which have never been seen in the UK.READ MORE
The Crawford Art Gallery is a national cultural institution in the heart of Cork city and is dedicated to the visual arts, both historic and contemporary. One of the most popular collections at the gallery is of Greek & Roman sculpture casts, which had been brought to Cork in 1818 from the Vatican Museum in Rome.Read More
It’s not hard to spot the SS Great Britain – this striking ship sits in Bristol’s harbour, its sails rising high above the water. But the tour of the interior is fascinating, with the ship painstakingly restored to look just as she did at her launch in 1843.