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.
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?
Visit Wexford this Winter and make #WexfordMemories
Book your Winter Break at VisitWexford.ie
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Gorey Visitor Centre
Situated on Goreys bustling Main Street is the Gorey Visitor Centre. Part Tourism Office, part Craft & Design Boutique. Registered as a retail partner with the Design & Craft Council of Ireland, inside you will find a multitude of gifts, souvenirs and bespoke craft items. From locally made soaps and beauty products to beautifully painted […]
Ár mBréacha House of Storytelling
Ár mBréacha House is a traditional Storytelling House in on a small rural road just outside Camolin Storytelling sessions are held on the first Tuesday of each month throughout the year Anyone attending is invited to tell a story, sing a song, or simply listen to the stories, songs and experiences of other guests. No […]
Abbey Par 3
Abbey Par 3 Golf near Fethard-on-Sea in County Wexford is 40 acres of well groomed parkland. 18 holes with sand bunkers, water hazzards and challenging greens maintained to the highest standard will test your skills. The course is open from dawn to dusk all year and tea, coffee, light snacks, soft drinks etc. are available in […]
Tulach a’tSolais Monument
“The construction of a tulach or burial mound, as a place of connection between the world of the living and the ‘other world’ was common in ancient Ireland. The United Irishmen’s uprising of 1798, fuelled by the revolutionary example of the United States and France, took place at Oulart Hill. Victory led to the establishment […]
Escape Rooms Wexford is Wexford’s newest and only Escape Rooms. Check out our 3 games “Prohibition”, “Locked In” and “Viking”. Do you have the skills? Can you take the pressure? Observe your surroundings, solves clues, work as a team and make the connections. Feel the excitement, tension, focus, teamwork and laughter. Resulting in an […]
The Parable Gardens
The Parable Garden Education Project is based in a special place near Curracloe, Co Wexford. Located in a walled garden beside the seashore there are lovely walks in the forests, over the hills and along the beach. The walled garden was built during the middle of the nineteenth century to enclose an orchard. Long since […]
Monksgrange Garden & Norman Gallery has extensive gardens with views to Mount Leinster. A walk around some of the bucolic beds and borders is a must! Supplanting the original 18th century garden, the current layout was completed in the 1920’s. A folly castle built in 1822 adds an air of history to its surrounding garden. […]
Coolaught Gardens is a family run business which opened in the year 2000. The gardens comprise of 2.5 acres, surrounding a beautiful old farmhouse, with many different areas within the garden showing both use of plants and ideas. The front garden is in keeping with the old farmhouse, pergola draped with highly scented roses and […]
Gorey Pistol & Rifle Indoor Range
We operate Ireland’s premier Indoor Shooting Range, where you can safely shoot .22lr rifles & pistols under full supervision from our safety officers. The Range is open to the public (over 14’s only) Bookings must all be made in advance by calling 0868282700 to make an appointment. Members or non members are welcome and full […]
The Stables Gorey
We believe in kids having fun, being active and embracing the outdoors here at The Stables. Our active kids classes give your child a chance to experience a wide range of fun, fitness related activities to help with their co-ordination, flexibility, agility, strength, speed and mindfulness. We are predominantly outside for the duration of […]
Wexford Adventure Trail
The Wexford Adventure Trail brings together the best adventures available in Wexford Imagine Kayaking in the open sea or on the river Slaney, quad-biking through the countryside, or challenging yourself to Climb the High Ropes or Learn to Surf on one of Wexford’s many beaches. And of course, the open farms and equestrian centers […]
Talbot Lake and Nature Walk
Talbot Lake and Nature Walk is an attraction in Blackwater. Set on the grounds of a sprawling Georgian estate, our amenities include a 1.5 km lakeside nature walk around our man-made lake with breathtaking scenery. We also have a playground and lots of fun areas for kids, picnic areas, and a Coffee Kiosk. We also […]