Waiting to be explored is Wells House and Gardens. Located 20 minutes south of Gorey, this Daniel Robertson house boasts over 300 years of history from Cromwell to the modern day. Voted “Best Family Day Out” by Today FM listeners in October 2015, this award-winning tourist destination has something for all generations to enjoy.
Wells House has something special for all generations to enjoy and share:
Explore our two Woodland Walks, both set in a verdant landscape of mature plants and trees which are buggy friendly and animated with fairies, fairy doors, bug hotels, our racing car, and educational pods amongst the discoveries waiting to be revealed!
Victorian Terrace Gardens Relax in our beautifully restored formal gardens based on the original Daniel Robertson plans of the 1830s and see the further restoration of the arboretum and parterre garden.
Adventure Playground Swings, slides and climbing frames, ideally situated beside the picnic area!
Living Victorian House Tour Experience real life in a Victorian Great house through the eyes of Lady Frances and the residents of Wells House by a tour guide in Victorian costume who will take you through the magnificent building that boasts many stories of the families who lived and worked in the house over its 300-year history.
Wells House Archery Let the resident Archer show you how to shoot a bow at the first 3D course in Ireland open to the public.
Wells House Falconry Come and meet our Falconer’s majestic birds on a hawk walk
- Mrs Stone’s Restaurant Enjoy morning coffees, or choose lunch for the family from our extensive menu with ingredients sourced by local artisan producers all prepared on site by our team of chefs. Treat yourself to delicious home baked pastries and cakes!
Craft Courtyard in the converted old stables. Numerous Crafters display and sell their crafts
Animal Farm Meet some of the animals who live on this working farm set in the heart of Co Wexford.
Clay Pigeon Shooting Receive tuition from an ISSF instructor and try your hand at this great outdoor activity – Saturdays from noon to 3pm or by appointment. (Booking required)
Wells House & Gardens is open daily between 10am and 6pm (May to Sept) and 11am to 4pm (Oct to April). Entry is €8 per car – Tokens are available for purchase in our Visitors Centre.
Visit our website to see details of our packed calendar of events throughout the year featuring favourites like the Mad Hatter’s Party, Victorian Garden party, Classic Car show, our Halloween Tour and summer BBQs!
Voted #4 Family Day Out of ‘Top Ten Family Days Out in Ireland’ by Aldi customers in January 2015
Winner WLD Rural Tourism Award 2014
Runner up in ‘Attractions & Activities’ category at the Wexford Business Awards 2014 & 2015
Winner Agri Innovation Award – Women and Agriculture Awards October 2015
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