Things to do in Wexford with families in County Wexford this winter
Wexford is one of Ireland's top 3 places that visitors to the Emerald Isle most often take a break in during the winter months. Explore the abundance of fun and fantastic family-friendly things you can get up to when you visit our corner of Ireland's Ancient East as you keep discovering Ireland. Explore one of many beaches along our 250km coastline or to find the best spots for adventurous water activities like surfing, kitesurfing or kayaking. Are you brave enough?
Take a peaceful walk around one of Wexford's many beautiful gardens, discover iconic locations like our famous Hook Lighthouse, Wells House, Dunbrody Abbey and Enniscorthy Castle among County Wexford's top-class attractions based on history. Enjoy festivals, events and experiences that take place across County Wexford during the autumn months with live music and comedy, to family, crafting and workshops and other events taking place across the county this winter.
Come and enjoy Wexford's see and do this winter with spectacular experiences on every corner
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Corcoran Mobility Scooter Rentals
Corcoran Mobility Scooters short-term mobility rental service in the South East of Ireland was designed to offer convenient and reliable mobility solutions for tourists and visitors, catering to various needs such as holidays, events, tourist attractions, and hotel visits. Delivery in the South East within 24 hours.
Cois na hAbhann
Cois na hAbhann is an award-winning garden, home, and lifestyle centre. Since 2007 we have been offering a unique shopping experience to those searching for plants, outdoor living, giftware, kitchenware, soft furnishings, and much more. A visit would not be complete without a stop at The Bay Tree Restaurant. Our expert chefs carefully prepare breakfast, […]
By Hook or by Crooke Boat Tours
Sailing from Ballyhack in Co Wexford and Dunmore East in Co Waterford By Hook or by Crooke Boat Tours offer guided tours of the scenic and historic Waterford Estuary/ Waterford Harbour by boat. The main emphasis of the boat tour is on the history and cultural heritage of Waterford Harbour which has been for many […]
Craanford Mills is a 17th century Watermill located in Crannford, Gorey, Co. Wexford. This corn-grinding mill has been restored to full working order. The works are on view to visitors with interpretive data, explanatory exhibits and wholesome food served in kiln loft cafe. July and August 2023 open 11.00 – 17.00 hours (Closed Monday, (Opened […]
Your Sauna by the Sea All sauna information, prices, booking system & our current availability can be found through Saltee Sauna. Private & Social sauna setting options Changing area Sauna temperatures 80° – 100°C Beach shower, fresh water A stress-free environment One~Way glass window for unique view of harbour & beach Sauna […]
There are large castles in Ireland, and then there are “tower houses” of various sizes. This is a smaller example of the latter – a primitive structure with an attached house that was intended for defense against whoever was unfriendly at the time. It would have housed a family, probably some animals, and a few […]
Active Breaks Rosslare Bike Hire
Active Breaks is based at the main Beach Car park in Rosslare Strand. We offer outdoor activities such as bicycle rental and nordic walking. We also enjoy cold water swimming so why not come and join us one of the mornings you are on your holidays. We also have a cabin and hut just 10 […]
Rosslare Community & Sports Centre
We have a Playground, recently refurbished 18 hole Crazy Golf course, Tennis courts, Outdoor Bowls, Running Track, Basketball area, Football pitch, Indoor Hall, All weather pitch, Picnic Area, Outdoor Seating Area. We hold a variety of fitness classes or you can take a stroll on our beautiful beach. Our Function room and large hall are […]
Come down to the pier for our sauna experience where you can avail of the heat and then take the plunge into the sea. SoulFire is teaming up with The Hidden Gems of Carne to offer you a unique experience designed to let you forget the fast pace of today’s world and relax. Helping you […]
Take a vivid journey through the historical streets and winding lanes of Wexford Town, an ancient viking city. Explore the worlds of medieval ports, bullrings, bloody insurrections, ghostly graveyards and cavernous churches. Hear about local characters, from monstrous murderers to vicious vikings to Oliver Cromwell himself. Join local actor and history buff, Paul Walsh, as […]
Enjoy a unique alpaca trekking experience set in the countryside of Co. Wexford. The trek is one kilometre in distance, 2km round trip. On the trek, you will be walking on the trail through our family working farm where they can embrace the country scenery of Wexford with the alpacas. The trail is located […]
The Barrow Princess River Cruise
Sit back, relax, and enjoy some of the most beautiful scenery in Ireland. Departing from New Ross, the Barrow Princess cruises along the river to Waterford and then makes the return journey later in the day. View the landscape from a unique perspective, including landmarks like the magnificent Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Bridge and Barrow Bridge. […]