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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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 […]
Drop-in Arts & Crafts activities for all the family AND you can build your own bear. Most painted items can be brought home the same day! Prices range from €10-€25. Takeaway kits can be put together to make at home & we carry a nice selection of arty gift ideas too. No need to book […]
Sightseeing and Fishing Trips from Kilmore Quay
Our charter vessel ‘Karen Ann’ operates out of Kilmore Quay, Co. Wexford. “Karen Ann” is Department of Marine licensed and insured for 12 passengers, with an operational area of 20 miles from Kilmore Quay. The vessel is fully licensed for 12 passengers we will carry 6 with COVID-19 restrictions in place. We comply with all […]
Anvil Lodge Riding School
Established in 2005, Anvil Lodge Riding School is a small family run riding school located in the heart of Ballindaggin, just 7 short miles from Enniscorthy town and Bunclody. The school offers small group lessons, as well as hacking across County Wexford’s beautiful countryside. These breathtaking hacks take place overlooking Mount Leinster and the Blackstairs […]