Things to Do in Wexford
Wexford being in the top 3 places to visit for a staycation is not surprising. Find below only an example of what to do while visiting Wexford.
- Explore one of many beaches along our 250 km coastline for a day out with the children or to find the best spots for water activities like surfing, kitesurfing or kayaking. Discover the six Blue Flag and more than ten Green Coast awarded beaches.
- Take a peaceful walk around one of Wexford's many beautiful gardens, splendid all year long. More than 10 fabulous gardens surrounding castles and Victorian houses are a must in your visit.
- Enjoy one of the many festivals that take place in County Wexford. Music festivals like the world-known Opera Festival or the Spiegel tent Festival, as well as literary festivals like Write by the Sea or Art in the Open to name a few.
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Forge Craft and Design Centre
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
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
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
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
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 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 […]
Beechdale Garden Centre
We are delighted to be open again and welcoming visitors to the centre! Beechdale are a well established, well known, family run business, having been on their present site since 1990, with a reputation for value, convenience and quality. Set in an attractive rural setting Beechdale Garden Centre is easily accessible just off the […]
Gilly Thomas Sculpture Gallery
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 […]
Shore Angling with Bass Fishing Wexford
My name is Sean Jordan and I have been an angler for over 40 years. I offer a shore based saltwater guiding service for beginners & experienced alike, groups are kept small for maximum attention ( Max of three persons per group). Our focus will be catching Bass, or Sea-Trout on lure’s or fly methods around beautiful South […]
Ballycross Apple Farm
The Farm and Shop are reopening in June 2021 Ballycross Apple Farm – The Perfect Family Day Out Ballycross Apple Farm, situated just outside Wexford in Bridgetown, is the perfect destination for a fun family day out. Home to the award winning Ballycross Apple Juice, this REAL working apple farm is bursting with activities […]
Blue Egg Gallery
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 […]