The tearooms are closed until further notice. We look forward to re-opening the tearooms later in 2023. From Thursday 11 May 2023 ‘Bruv Eatery’ will operate in the Walled Garden providing tea/coffees and sweet treats Thursday to Sunday 9.30am – 4.30pm.
Enjoy your visit.
The Pearse Museum and St Enda’s Park was where Patrick Pearse lived and ran his innovative Irish-speaking school, Scoil Éanna, between 1910-16.
‘The Hermitage’ was originally built by Edward Hudson, State Dentist, who signed a lease on the lands in 1786. Over a century later, Patrick Pearse discovered the house while on a historical pilgrimage of sites associated with Robert Emmet. Set in nearly fifty acres of beautiful parkland, the museum tells the story of Patrick Pearse and his brother William, both of whom were executed for their part in the 1916 Rising.
Pearse Museum and St Enda’s Park are operated and managed by the Office of Public Works.
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“Intervals of Peace: The artistic journey of a Civil War prisoner”, a lecture by Professor Tim McGloughlin
We are delighted to welcome Professor Tim McGloughlin to the Pearse Museum on Wednesday, 10 May to deliver a lecture on his his grandfather, Alfred McGloughlin, entitled "Intervals of Peace": The artistic journey of a Civil War prisoner. A nephew of the Pearse...
The Follies of St. Enda’s Park
More people visit St. Enda’s Park in these pandemic times than ever before. Many notice the follies dotted around the park and probably wonder what these funny little buildings are all about. Follies are officially described as: “A Folly is a building constructed...
Art and St. Enda’s School
The Scoil Éanna Art Gallery Patrick Pearse had a keen interest in art and wrote some very insightful art criticism in the Gaelic League newspaper, An Claidheamh Soluis. Art played a key role in the life of Scoil Éanna. The boys were surrounded by works of art and the...
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