Emerald Park offers the visitor a theme park and a unique zoo. You can experience a range of rides, adventure activities, and observe critically endangered big cats, fascinating meerkats, primates, astonishing birds of prey and much more.
The Junior Zone attractions include: Steam Train Express, Honey Pot Bears, Pony Rail, Shot Tower, Vortex Tunnel, Fossett’s Circus Show, the World of Raptors, and Super Hero Climbing Wall.
The Lemur Woods section showcases a troop of ring-tailed lemurs in Ireland’s largest lemur walkthrough.
Flight School is a 13-metre-high airport themed roller-coaster suitable for all the family.
Viking Voyage – With 1.7 million litres of water, a Viking village and replica Viking ships, families can expect to feel the splash on this unmissable attraction.
For older children and adults, attractions of note include the Cú Chulainn Coaster (Ireland’s first rollercoaster and Europe’s largest wooden rollercoaster with an inversion), The Rotator, Power Surge, Endeavour, Air Race, Windstar, Dino Dash, and the Sky Walk.
A brand new Tír na nÓg area is due to open in 2024. It will be the first fully themed and immersive land at Emerald Park, and will include two new rollercoasters.
The park is open most weekends and Bank Holidays throughout the year, and on weekdays during summer/school holidays. Opening hours vary monthly, and some attractions are only open during the summer.
The park may be closed from December 24 until March.
Check here for the latest opening hours.
All entrants must purchase a ticket, even if they do not wish to access any of the rides or attractions. A Junior Zone ticket is the cheapest option available.
Reduced rate tickets are available for senior citizens, persons with special needs (and their registered carers), as well as pregnant guests. On arrival to admissions, guests may be asked to provide documentation to confirm that they can avail of a reduced rate ticket.
Contact & Pricing:
Tel: 01 835 1999
Kilbrew, Ashbourne, Co.Meath
Junior Zone Only Ticket: €43 (€35 if booked online over 24hrs in advance)
All Access Ticket: €47 (€39 if booked online over 24hrs in advance)