Heritage Events

Wexford Walking Festival 2018

Fri 21st September - Sun 23rd September
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Wexford Walking Trail is a County Wexford-based network of the best of local trails, showcasing a range of walks throughout the county – from mountain, coastal and forest to heritage walks reflecting the rich tapestry of our natural and built heritage. In organising this year’s festival Wexford Walking Trails would like to highlight our link […]

Introduction to Wool Felting with Claire Fenton

Sat 27th October - Sat 27th October
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Be inspired and learn the ancient and mindful craft of wool felting. This one-day course will enable you to take home a completed piece of felted artwork having worked with the very soft, textured and colourful tones of merino wool. Cost: €80 per participant (to include all materials) Pre-booking essential. Contact us on 053 9120733 […]

Culture Night – Wexford Literary Festival

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As part of the Wexford Literary Festival 2018, Culture Slam takes place on September 21st in Enniscorthy Castle. Join us for Culture Night 2018 in a celebration of writers, poets, singers and playwrights across all genres who form part of the cultural fabric of the county. This is a free event and kicks off at […]

Two Day Shave Horse Making Course with Eoin Donnelly

Sat 6th October - Sun 7th October
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Over two days, participants will explore the wonderful world of Green woodworker Eoin Donnelly to create and take home their own shave horse ALL COURSES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE- MINIMUM NUMBERS APPLY Cost: €160 per participant Pre-booking essential. Contact us on 053 9120733 or book online  here

Bushcraft Hip Pouch Making Course with Roy Gallagher

Sat 13th October - Sat 13th October
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Participants will make their own bushcraft hip pouch, perfect for carrying all survival essentials. Cost: €60 per participant Pre-booking essential. Contact us on 053 9120733 or book online here. ALL COURSES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE- MINIMUM NUMBERS APPLY    

Animal Sculpture Course with Imogen Stafford

Sat 10th November - Sat 10th November
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Join Wexford based Sculptor Imogen Stafford as she takes time out from creating her mythological Creatures on display at the Botanic Gardens in Dublin to share her craft. Imogen specialises in creating sculptures from mixed media including chicken wire inspired by mythology and Irish wildlife. Over the duration of the course, participants will learn how […]

Stained Glass Workshop with Claire O Brien

Sat 29th September - Sat 29th September
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Join Claire O’Brien as she introduces you to the wonderful art of Stained Glass. Each participant will bring home a framed design up to 8″ x 10″ in size. Individuals will learn how to cut and piece together their own stained glass panel using the colours and design of their choice. The course includes all materials which […]

Two Day Basket Weaving Course with Irene Kelly

Sat 13th October - Sun 14th October
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This two-day workshop is aimed at those who have done the one-day basket weaving course or who want to take on a more ambitious project. Participants will be able to plan their own project and can expect to make a basket with a handle/handles (eg: a shopping or small log basket). The class will also cover […]

Basket Weaving Course with Irene Kelly

Thu 8th November - Thu 8th November
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This one day workshop is aimed at both complete newcomers to the craft of basket weaving and also those who have a bit of experience and would like to improve their skills. During the Workshop you can expect to make a small basket as well as covering the growing, harvesting, storing and preparation of the […]

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 […]

Ferns Heritage Conference 2018

Sat 13th October - Sun 14th October
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The Ferns Heritage Conference 2018 will take place in Saint Edan’s Cathedral in Ferns on October 13th and 14th..  Speakers and details to be announced.

Gallivanting Food and Heritage Tours

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There is so much to see and do while in Wexford so why not combine it all on a custom tour, designed just for you! We provide custom tours of the region, tours that include a little history, a little culture, and lot of great stories! Over the past few months, we’ve been working hard to […]