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Russborough is a stately home wedding venue situated in Blessington, Co Wicklow, just 30 minutes from Dublin. This historic house and its expansive grounds lend themselves to sophisticated wedding events and private functions. The mansion house was constructed in 1741 and is considered one of the finest feats of Palladian architecture and Georgian splendour. Enveloped by stunning manicured gardens, grounds, and woodlands, this is a once-in-a-lifetime place in which to mark milestone moments.
Facilities and Capacity
Couples planning their special day at Russborough can enjoy exclusive use of the house and grounds for the duration of their wedding celebration. Outside, guests and couples can explore the scenic grounds and renowned parklands before stepping inside to a world of antique charm and glamorous surroundings. The house boasts a magnificent hall, reception, area, and various saloons and dining rooms, each decorated with spectacular artworks, antiques, porcelain, and vintage books. The music room is home to two grand pianos, which further set the tone for refined events and memorable soirées. You will find myriad beautiful backdrops for photo ops both inside and out, from spectacular artworks to breathtaking views of the West Wicklow landscape.
The seasoned staff at Russborough is passionate about showcasing this unique destination for life's milestone events. As your wedding planners, they will strive to ensure every detail is tailored to your individual tastes, theme, and vision. Their professional approach is matched by personable hospitality and they look forward to being a part of your special celebration.
Russborough has been synonymous with premium art collections since its construction over 300 years ago. Over the centuries, it has housed both the impressive art collection of the 1st Earl of Milltown and later the Beit Collection. Today, this historic house and park is open to the public and operated by the Alfred Beit Foundation, a private charitable organisation committed to preserving art and educating visitors. From art classes for children to classical concerts, art exhibitions, and afternoon tea, there is something for everyone to enjoy at this landmark destination.
Wicklow W91 W284 Lucan (Dublin)
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