Fairbrook House Gardens & Museum of Contemporary Figurative Art, Kilmeaden

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#11 of 12 in Museums in County Waterford
Fairbrook House Gardens & Museum of Contemporary Figurative Art remains a nice stop near the Waterford Greenway. Near the Fairbrook chimney there is a path down to the small public road, leading to this site. In addition to the figurative art, the site includes special water features, including a lilly pond, a North African corner, fruit/wisteria walk, a garden with terracotta floor, maze, bonsai, and more. Established by artists Clary Maternbroek and Wout Muller in 1994 on the Dawn River, the museum also includes a shop, where you can buy Mastenbroek's works and those of guest exhibitors, as well as prints, books, postcards, and poster. Check the website for all practical details. Using our world travel planner, Kilmeaden attractions like Fairbrook House Gardens & Museum of Contemporary Figurative Art can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Gardens were redeveloped from old cotton mills and very pleasant , with numerous little 'Nooks and Crannies' - the 'museum' is a display of family paintings which are very attractive. I had visited wi...  more »
  • A rather quaint garden which is divided into 'rooms' with plenty of plant and architectural interest throughout. Be sure to ring the outside bell for assistance and follow the well laid out copy of th...  more »
  • We came across this lovely place whilst walking in glorious sunshine and it offered a wonderful rest place with fabulous gardens and shaded areas to enjoy coffee and pastry. Thoroughly enjoyed our aft...  more »
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