Emo Tea Rooms are at Emo Court, which is near the village of Emo, Co. Laois. Emo Court is a mansion which was designed in 1790 for the First Earl of Portarlington.
Today, you can wander around the beautiful picturesque gardens, featuring giant sequoias, which were planted in the late nineteenth century, and many other unusual trees and shrubs. The house can be accessed via guided tours. See Heritage Ireland for more information.