See & Do

Things to Do in Wexford this Winter

 

Wexford is one of Ireland's top 3 places that visitors to the Emerald Isle most often take a Winter break in. Explore the fantastic things you can get up to when you visit our corner of Ireland's Ancient East as you #KeepDiscovering Ireland:

 

- Explore one of many beaches along our 250km coastline for a day out with the children or to find the best spots for adventurous Winter water activities like surfing, kitesurfing or kayaking. Are you brave enough? Discover the six Blue Flag and more than ten Green Coast awarded beaches. Be safe and have fun in the water this Winter.

 

- Take a peaceful walk around one of Wexford's many beautiful gardens, perfect all year round. With more than 10 fabulous gardens surrounding castles and Victorian houses, they are a must to any visit to County Wexford this Winter.

 

- Enjoy some of the many festivals, events and experiences that take place across County Wexford during the Winter months with music festivals like Wexford Opera Festival in its 70th year or live music events hosted by Lantern Presents, as well as events like Land of the Light at Wells House & Gardens or a literary production inspired by Oscar Wilde to name a few.

 

- Discover our top attractions, opening times and useful information before your visit. Stay tuned and don't miss what's happening during your stay at VisitWexford.ie

 

Check out our stay section on VisitWexford.ie to find the perfect accommodation for your time in County Wexford this Winter!

 

So, what are you waiting for?

Time for new adventures and fresh trails in Wexford

Discover more at VisitWexford.ie

#BestfForSun #BestForFun #BestForTrails

IOAC – International Outdoor Adventure Centre

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The IOAC is a superbly kept campsite which offers a number of Outdoor Activities for all age groups. All activities are supervised by qualified and Garda vetted staff.   Activities include High Ropes park – which consists of 2 levels of high rope’s 4m and 7m, Jacob’s Ladder and Crate stacking. In all of these […]

Hooked Kitesurfing

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Reopened from the 15th of May and delighted to be welcoming everyone back to Duncannon! Hooked Kitesurfing is based on Duncannon Beach, We offer kitesurfing, Stand Up Paddleboarding and Kids Kite lessons, our team of fully qualified instructors will take you from zero to hero in a safe and friendly environment. No matter what age […]

Ballyhack Castle

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**Ballyhack Castle is closed to the public for the duration of 2021**   Ballyhack Castle commands an imperious position on a steep-sided valley overlooking Waterford Estuary. It is thought that the Knights Hospitallers of St John, one of the two mighty military orders founded at the time of the Crusades, built this sturdy tower house […]

The Gaslamp Gallery

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The Gaslamp Gallery is a contemporary modern gallery with a relaxed informal atmosphere located amidst the many boutiques, restaurants and superb shops that Gorey has to offer. We represent a diverse selection of local, national, and international artists including Yvonne Coomber, Kevin Roche, Kate Kos, Sam Toft, Niki Purcell, Emma Campbell, Jaanika Talts and Aaminah […]

Hawkeye Falconry

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  Falconry Experience Duration 90 min €100 for 1 person €50 per person extra Your Falconry Experience will include a Simulated Hunt, a Hawk Walk and an Owl Encounter. We will demonstrate the Ancient Art of Falconry. Watch our Hawks demonstrate their aerial hunting skills by snatching food out of the air and witness a […]

Go Paddle

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We are the Premier Provider of Paddlesports in the SouthEast. And we believe that the River Slaney is one of the hidden gems of County Wexford and we want to share it with everyone!   We provide: Leisurely Kayak Trips on the River Slaney – suitable for everyone. Family Fun Kayak Sessions – tailored to […]

Forge Craft and Design Centre

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The Forge Craft +Design Centre Baldwinstown, Co. Wexford Once a real working forge, dating back as far as the 1700s, The Award Winning Forge Craft +Design Centre is home to Bramble Crafts. Padraic Parle makes hand-crafted kitchens, home furniture and other unique pieces in wood. Padraic is the sixth  generation to work from this historic […]

Seal Rescue Ireland

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Seal Rescue Ireland ‘Seal Feed & Enrichment’ Experience  Mission Statement: Seal Rescue Ireland (SRI) is a registered charity that works around the clock to rescue, rehabilitate and release seal pups found sick, injured, or orphaned across the coast of Ireland. As the only seal rescue center in the Republic of Ireland, they respond to reports […]

Paul Maloney Art and Ceramics Studio

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Paul Maloney Art and Ceramics studios are easily found on the outskirts of Wexford Town. We make hand thrown ceramics for the heart of the home or for serving friends at the table with well-crafted mugs, jugs and bowls to complement any occasion. Visitors are welcome to have a look around the workshop to see […]

Bricks 4 Kidz

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Bricks 4 Kidz teaches children the principles of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) using LEGO. Our Creativity Centre is home to LEGO themed holiday camps and workshops, along with birthday parties, school tours and after school classes. Our camps and workshops are educational, fun, and guaranteed to keep your little ones entertained over the […]

Mary Wallace Visual Artist

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 […]

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. […]