The Victorian People's Flower Gardens in Dublin's Phoenix Park are 22 acres in size. A prime example of Victorian horticulture, they were re-opened in 1864 after originally being established in 1840.
Situated in Dublin City on the Tolka River between Glasnevin and Drumcondra and just downstream from the National Botanic Gardens, Griffith Park extends to 7.5 hectares.
Ardgillan Castle, located between Balbriggan and Skerries in County Dublin, sits on 78 hectares of pastures, woodland and gardens. The land overlooks the bay of Drogheda.
The Phoenix Park is said to be the largest enclosed city park in Europe, consisting of 1,752 acres. It is home to Áras an Uachtaráin (the official residence of the President of Ireland) and Dublin Zoo.
Ellenfield Park in Whitehall, just off the M1 motorway and to the South of Shantalla Road Dublin City, was developed to provide playing fields for the local community. Facilities include a playground, sports fields, tennis courts and leisure walks.