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 [...]
Nearest Things To Do Wexford
Heading to Wexford and looking for something to do or a place to visit. 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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Kilmore Quay lifeboat station was established in the 1840s and operates an all weather (offshore) lifeboat. Station open daily.
Rosslare Harbour lifeboat station was established in 1838 and operates an all weather lifeboat. Station is open by appointment only.
Dunbrody Abbey is a former Cistercian monastery was founded in 1171 after the Normans invaded Ireland. The cross-shaped church was completed in the middle of the 13th century, whilst the tower Read more [...]
Westgate Tower is a medieval gateway close to the grounds of Selskar Abbey and is known as Selskar Gate. This prominent stone gate tower was one of seven gates that provided access through the town 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.
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 [...]
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 [...]
Wexford lifeboat station was established in 2002 and operates an inshore lifeboat. Station open by appointm,emnts omnly, shop open on Saturdays.