This park is home to over 20 Indian sculptures which represent the spiritual progression to enlightenment.
Covering 22 acres, the park includes a series of dancing figures of Ganesh, Shiva, and other Hindu deities. It also includes more bizarre sculptures of a skeletal Buddha-like figure, an enormous disembodied finger, and a sculpture called “The Split Man” which shows a figure ripping itself in two, representing “the mental state of the dysfunctional human.” Intended to represent the spiritual progression to enlightenment, this collection of 14 statues took 20 years to complete. A plaque dedicates the park to mathematician Alan Turing.
The park was known as Victoria’s Way until 2015, when it was closed by the owner, who stated, “Too may day-trippers came turned it into a fun park for parents with children. It was designed as a contemplative garden for over 28’s.” It was reopened in 2016 as Victor’s Way (reverting to its original name) with new age restrictions.
Good To Know
- Age restrictions in place.
- Parents are discouraged from bringing children.
- Entry is not free. Check website
- Not open all year round. Check website for opening dates and times.
- No restaurant onsite.
- One dog is welcome, possibly two. More are not.
- Flying drones is not permitted.
- Outdoor clothing and waterproof footwear are an absolute must.
- Before you go, take a look at the weather forecast.
- After heavy and persistent rain over 24 hours the garden gets waterlogged and sometimes has to be closed for a couple of days.
You’ll find Victor’s Way on the Old Enniskerry Road, L1036, about 2 km north of Roundwood in Co Wicklow.
Eircode: A98 F640
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