Heritage Events

“Curlews in Crisis: could we really lose the Curlew from Ireland?” by Dr Barry O’Donoghue

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“Curlews in Crisis: could we really lose the Curlew from Ireland?” by Dr Barry O’Donoghue “Curlews in Crisis: could we really lose the Curlew from Ireland?” is the title of Wexford Naturalists’ Field Club’s November lecture which takes place on Thursday 7th at 8pm in The Pumphouse, Wexford Wildfowl Reserve. In this presentation Dr Barry […]

The Normans are Here

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This May 850 years ago the Norman’s first arrived to Ireland on the shores of Bannow in County Wexford. Wexford launch ‘The Normans Are Here’ a year long programme of festivals and events to honour the occasions.   Wexford announces Programme of Events for the 850th Anniversary of the Arrival of the Normans to Ireland – […]

Traditional Blacksmith Workshop

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Have you ever daydreamed about working in a Forge, using only your hands and brute force to craft something practical and beautiful?   Perhaps it’s something that your ancestors did and have often wondered what it was like, Or maybe it’s a career change your looking for, but want to try it first before packing the […]

Tree Talk with Arboriculturalist at Kilmore Country Manor and Gardens

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David will introduce you to a selection of native, naturalised and exotic trees at Kilmokea woodland which is made up of a fantastic mix of trees such as Oak, Ash, Nothafagus and meet one of the tallest Metasequoias (dawn redwood) in Ireland as well as many more species. This will take place over selected dates […]

Tulip Extravaganza at The Bay Garden

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Visit the Bay Garden for Mr Middleton’s Tulip Extravaganza at the Bay Garden, with over 10,000 bulbs throughout the garden and 100 different varieties.  There will be a short talk on “Growing Tulips”, each day. Plus you will have a chance to order for Spring 2019.   Open Days are from 2.00pm to 5.00pm. April […]