The National 1798 Rebellion Centre is a heritage centre in Enniscorthy dedicated to the history of the 1798 Rebellion. The Irish Rebellion of 1798, also known as the United Irishmen Rebellion, was an uprising against British rule in Ireland lasting Read more [...]
Nearest Things To Do Wexford
Heading to Wexford and looking for something to do or a place to visit nearby. Coast Radar is not just a list of beaches but we bring you the whole Wexford coast including castles, lighthouses, piers, museums, beautiful gardens, seaside towns, National Trust and other heritage properties.
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Wexford Wildfowl Reserve is jointly owned and managed by the National Parks and Wildlife Service and BirdWatch Ireland. The reserve is located on flat farmland on the North Slob which Read more [...]
Selskar Abbey, now just the ruins of, was founded about 1190 by Alexander de la Roche, ancestor of the Roche family who hold the title Baron Fermoy.
Head Lighthouse is located on Hook Head at the tip of the Hook Peninsula in County Wexford, and it marks the eastern entrance to Waterford Harbour. This is thought to be Read more [...]
Duncannon Fort is located in a very strategic position on a peninsula in the eastern part of Waterford Harbour, giving protection to Ireland’s Three Sisters: the River Barrow, River Nore Read more [...]
Fethard lifeboat station was established in 1884 and operates an inshore lifeboat. Station open only by appointment.
Wexford County Museum is located within Enniscorthy Castle and contains a collection of local agricultural, military and domestic items. The 13th century Enniscorthy Castle is where Edmund Spenser wrote The Faerie Queene. Sir Read more [...]
The Saltee Islands are a pair of privately owned islands small islands sitting 5km off the southern coast of Wexford. The two islands are Great Saltee (89 hectares) and Little Read more [...]