Attractions

Begin an unforgettable journey through Ireland’s past, with a visit to some of Wexford’s top attractions. Vividly discover the 1798 Rebellion, one of Ireland’s most significant historic events, immerse yourself in a reproduction of the 1840’s Irish famine emigration, step into Ireland’s most haunted house and visit one of the oldest operational lighthouses in the world. With something for all generations to enjoy, don’t miss out on experiencing the best of Wexford that’s worth talking about back home.

Mary Wallace Visual Artist

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Mary Wallace is an artist with a unique individual approach to art. She finds beauty in imperfection, extraordinary in the everyday, complexity in simple things. Her creative style is immediate, vibrant and contemporary. Use of colour suspended in beeswax, paired with pure gold, makes for an opulent visual experience. “Working with gold leaf is a […]

Loftus Hall

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The haunting beauty of the Hook Peninsula provides the backdrop for Loftus Hall.   Ireland’s Most Haunted House. Visit Loftus Hall and take our 45 minute interactive guided tour through the ground floor of this abandoned mansion. You will hear all about the grim and often troubled history of the Hall and experience a re […]

Lochmahon Lakes

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Lochmahon Lakes comprises 3 spring fed lakes stocked with Brown and Rainbow trout, Rudd and Tench. One lake is dedicated to Fly fishing only with specimen fish up to 18 lbs. The bait lakes are open to everyone from complete beginners to experienced anglers, adults and children. Facilities include: Indoor seated area with tea/coffee/snacks, tackle […]

Lightworker Candles and Crystals

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Denise and Gordon joined the craft courtyard in Wells House & Gardens in December 2012 and have run their wonderful little craft and gift shop since April 2013. We love being a part of the Wells House experience and meeting customers from near and far.
We stock a wonderful selection of fair trade and quirky gifts. […]

Hook Tourism

Hook Tourism is a community organisation which aims to promote the Hook Peninsula as a premier tourist destination and to protect its unspoiled natural landscape and built heritage. A membership body made up of over 75 local businesses work together towards achieving these goals. The organisation runs the peninsula tourist offices in the villages of […]

Hook Lighthouse

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Hook Lighthouse – The oldest original operating lighthouse in the World. Enjoy a tour of Hook Lighthouse, one of the most popular visitor attractions on Ireland’s Ancient East. Loved by visitors year round this 800 year old lighthouse has many accolades, chief amongst them; it is the oldest original operating lighthouse in the world… yes, […]

Gilly Thomas Sculpture Gallery

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Gilly Thomas Sculpture is located next to Gilly’s studio/workshop in beautiful, south County Wexford. You will find her Gallery two miles from Ballinaboola on the L4023 which is the road from the N25 to the JFK Arboretum – drop in on your way there. Gilly is a figurative sculptor creating pieces for the country home […]

Ferns Castle

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This Norman castle was built in the 13th century and was originally square in plan with four large towers. Today only two towers remain and visitors have access, by guided tour, to the most complete tower. Along with various defensive features such as arrow-loops and steep stairs the tower also contains a beautiful chapel. Castles […]

Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience

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Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience & Restaurant New Ross, Co. Wexford   The Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience is a spectacular feature of the New Ross quayside. There are some tourist attractions that cant be missed and The Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience In New Ross, Co. Wexford is one of them. The Dunbrody Famine Ship & Irish Emigrant Experience visitor centre […]

Dunbrody Abbey

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Dunbrody Abbey is a wonderful example of at 12th Century Cistercian Monastery. However, the visitor centre houses all sorts of other gems.  Pride of Place is the maze and golf.  The Maze is made of 1500 Yew Trees, causes great confusion for people.  The Golf is ideal for families and no golfing experience is necessary. […]

Blue Egg Gallery

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The Blue Egg Gallery, in the centre of Wexford town, exhibits and sells contemporary craft work by Irish and international makers. Here, the owner, Mary Gallagher, organises four or five group exhibitions annually where she brings together work by artists working in clay, glass, textiles, wood, willow and metal. In addition the gallery stocks an […]

Bianca Divito Glass Artist

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A beautiful collection of handcrafted “Forever” glass and crystal gifts created by RHS Chelsea, award winning artist, Bianca Divito, are available for her charming studio at The Old Schoolhouse in Coolgreaney. Bianca welcomes special glass commissions for a variety of architectural and domestic settings and offers occasional stained glass courses to glass enthusiasts from her professional […]