Westport House is the west coast of Ireland’s number one destination for family fun, sky-high action and some of the nation’s most awe-inspiring heritage displays.
Pirate Adventure Park – Winner of “Best Family Visitor Attraction”
Set on the 480 acre estate, the Pirate Adventure Park is a treasure trove of family fun with its Grace O’Malley-themed amusement park with rides and activities ideally suited to families with children under 12.
With 8 NEW attractions arriving for Easter 2019! Including the New Mini Ferris Wheel, Vortex Tunnel, Jump Around, Panning for Gemstones, Tiny Town “ Mini Westport” and Disc Golf. Along with our very popular rides the Log Fume Water Ride, Swinging Pirate’s Galleon, a ride on the Miniature Railway, Swan Pedal Boats, Cannon Ball Run slide, sand pit, indoor soft play, bouncy castles, obstacle course, go karts and outdoor playground in this beautiful parkland setting.
Be sure to arrive early for a full day’s fun – and dress for the weather as most activities are outdoors!
Some of the rides and activities you will find
New for 2019!
Leaps of fun
Brand new addition, launching Easter 2019. Hop on this ride for a delightful time. Listen out you may even hear a ‘Ribbit'
Mini Ferris Wheel
Small Heights, Big Fun
Climb aboard our brand-new mini Ferris wheel and get comfy in your pod while you enjoy the views.
Prepare to be turned upside down.
Can you keep your Balance? This awe-inspiring tunnel will be a virtual experience you won’t forget. Your body might be standing up straight, but your mind may tell you differently. Remember hold on!
Panning for Gem Stones
What trusted treasures will you find?
When Pirate Queen Gracey was last on the estate legend has it she lost her treasure chest, leaving behind rare gems and crystals.
Hook - a – Duck
Will you Hook the Lucky Duck?
Take your chances and see can you try and hook a duck to be in with a chance of wining some great prizes.
Tiny Town – “Little Westport”
Tiny Town for big imaginations.
One of our new attractions located in the indoor Coach House, allows kids to use their imagination to be whoever they want to be. A shopkeeper, a hairdresser, maybe you want to work in the bank. No problem because here they can let their imaginations run wild.
Irelands latest sporting challenge
It’s similar to traditional golf, but rather than using clubs and balls, you use a flying disc commonly known as a Frisbee™. As with golf, your challenge is to complete each hole on the course in the fewest number of strokes. Are you up to the challenge?
Along with our favourites
The Pirates Plunge
A Pirate Adventure ark favourite, the Pirates Plunge is a splash-tastic log flume water ride that guarantees to entertain.
The Cannon Ball Run
Still known as the Slippery Dip to some, it is a 30 foot long slide
The Swan Pedaloe Boats
Offer novelty boating on the lake and from them you can enjoy views of the House, the Park, Croagh Patrick and Clew Bay. The swans are pedal propelled so its a fun way to get a little work out.
Westport House Express
Takes a short train ride through the grounds with surprises around every corner
The Pirate Queen Swinging Ship
Is a high swinging pirate galleon – that will test your head for heights!
The Pirates Den
Is an indoor soft play area for the younger ones
Gracy’s Bouncy Castle
Certainly puts a bounce in the step of the smaller kiddies
IN-DOOR attraction where little tykes can enjoy their own rally car experience.
The Pirates Playground
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Westport House & Gardens – 300 years of Irish Heritage
Built in 1730 on the ruins of a former castle of the legendary Irish pirate queen, Grace O’Malley, Westport House is one of Ireland’s most beautiful historic homes, which has 30 rooms on show, 6 permanent exhibitions, dungeons, original antiques, artwork and architecture and extensive gardens. Guided tours for children and adults, new Grace O’Malley Experience, Tea Rooms and gift shops provides the ideal day out for the “culture vulture”!
Caravan & Camping Park – Family-friendly & Great Amenities
Make a holiday out of a visit to Westport House by staying in the family-fun and family-friendly Caravan & Camping Park. With natural beauty, excellent amenities and a host of things to do, it provides a very happy camper experience for those with motor homes, caravans, campers or tents.
Book Your Stay in A Bell Tent
Have you always fancied a night under the stars with the kids? But could you not be bothered putting up a tent or investing in all the kit & caboodle? Westport House has your answer with their 5ft Bell Tents sleeping two adults and up to four kids.
Book Your Family Break in 4 Star Hotel Westport
The new owners, they now have a 4 star hotel on site in Hotel Westport. This year, the hotels is celebrating 50 years of welcoming families and they are all dying to make sure that you and your little ones will make magical memories. Kids club including meals, onsite leisure centre, healthy dining options, onsite crazy golf and your kids will get the VIP treatment.
Kids Birthday Parties in the Pirates Den
- Over the Pirates Den indoor soft play area for your Private Birthday Party – invite up to 30 of your closest friends. Food can be arranged. You can add face painting or balloon animals to the entertainment.
Event On In Westport House
Winner of Best Family Visitor Attraction, Westport House provides a fabulous day out for the whole family. They offer a range of special events throughout the year including Easter, Halloween, Christmas and more. You can also hold your private birthday party with them or join in on the Summer Camp and much more!
Easter Egg Hunt at Westport House
Visit Westport House & Pirate Adventure Park for family fun, treasure hunts and frolics over Easter Weekend. Pinkie Rabbit will come back from a long break to help us celebrate the holiday and the first 500 children each day to complete the hunt will receive a complimentary egg. Every family that finishes will be entered to win some great prizes being awarded at the end of each day. Be sure to get there early –it promises to be an egg-cellent day out for all the gang.
Halloween Fest at Westport House
Have a howl of a Hallowe’en at Westport House’s annual Hallowe’en Fest running all mid-term break long with the adventure park rides, (not too scary) haunted house, family workshops and “Fireworks Extravaganza ” join them for a treat (no tricks they promise) with an explosive Fireworks Extravaganza and haunting Halloween dance on the front lawn of Westport House. Come one, come all – fireworks are for everyone.
Winter Wonderland at Westport House
Enjoy a magical Christmas experience at Westport House: open weekends from late November through to Christmas Eve. Stunning Santa’s Grotto in 18th century Westport House, Storytime with Mrs Claus, workshops and lots more!
School Tours At Westport House
Westport House has been welcoming school tours with its unique blend of education and fun for many, many years. In fact, many teachers will remember coming here on their own school tours!
With a rich history including Grace O’Malley, 16th Century Pirate Queen, the beautiful 18th century historic house, an “old school” theme park and new adventure activities, it still retains its appeal to children. If you are looking for a blend of fun, creativity, activity and education, look no further!
You can contact them on 098-27766 or email [email protected] for available dates and to explore your options.
Pirate Adventure Park Opening Times
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