Family days out in North Wexford

The summer holidays are well and truly underway and we are enjoying beautiful sunshine at the moment we wanted to remind you of the vast array of fun activities and attractions we have in North Wexford that are sure to bring smiles to faces – because, really that’s what summer is about! 

Have read through our recommendations here! 


Family days out in North Wexford

Kia Ora Mini Farm

Where to start describing a visit to this award winning animal farm located just outside Gorey town!
There’s an array of animals and furry friends to meet but the fun does not stop there – there’s a fire engine ride, super on site cafe, plenty of toys, a maze and playground too  – not forgetting the REAL diggers!!! 
Visit their social media pages for updates on the animals that are sure to bring a smile to your face!
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Family days out in North Wexford

Wexford Lavender Farm

Instagram followers will all be familiar with the most popular door in Co Wexford to have their photo taken at but there is so much more to this working lavender farm outside the village of Inch in North Wexford.

Stroll through the beautifully scented fields of fresh lavender then enjoy more time in the fresh air on the woodland walk, loose yourself in the maze and be sure to enjoy a ride on their “Billy the Bull”  – so much fun! Enjoyed lunches, snacks and yummy home baking in their onsite cafe and browse through the local crafts and gift items too!

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Family days out in North Wexford

Wells House and Gardens

Explore 450 acres of gardens, woodland walks and more on a visit to this award-winning Victorian Estate!

The two woodland walks adorned with fairy doors, dragons, trolls and many more discoveries to be found and the Gruafflo too! There’s also an adventure playground, animal farm and house tour!

Bring a picnic or have lunch in Brambles the onsite cafe!

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Family days out in North Wexford

A day at the Beach!


Nothing beats a day at the beach here in North Wexford  – Morriscastle and Ballymoney beaches proudly display their blue flags year on year and they hold a special place in the hearts of so many generations of families who continue to visit them year on year!

So grab your buckets, spades, windbreakers, 99s and even fish and chips – make it a traditional day at the beach with all that goes with it and enjoy some Vitamin Sea in North Wexford!  


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Medieval Ferns Experience


A visitor attraction with a difference – the Medieval Ferns Experience takes an innovative & entertaining approach to telling the fascinating story of Ferns in the medieval period.

The experience is a fun and informative approach to telling our medieval story of the ancient capital of Ireland, Ferns with tales of knights, saints and ambitious Gaelic kings – it’s a real ‘Game of Thrones’ story. Suitable for all ages, we use a range of media including virtual reality, audio visual and sensory  to tell our unique story.

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Family days out in North Wexford

Alpaca Lodge


Enjoy a full alpaca experience including learning about alpacas, meeting and greeting the alpacas and enjoying walking the alpacas in the scenic countryside near the village of Ballyedmond, south of Gorey. 

Meet & Greet Hamish, Ducky, Nelson and Tutti Fruity who are residents here in North Wexford.

This experience is perfect for families and children! Booking essential! 

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Family days out North Wexford

DINO SPRINGS at The Amber Springs


Have a rrrroarsome time in Dino Springs this Summer  – it’s no surprise that these prehistoric creatures chose the amazing Amber Springs as their home here in North Wexford!

These huge creatures have taken social media by storm and a visit here is the stuff of dreams for dinosaur fans – so let us know what you see on your visit – from Tyrannosaurus Rex to Stegosaurus.

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Pirates Cove Courtown


Visit Pirates Cove in Courtown for a great family day out in the South East’s leading entertainment centre and enjoy some swashbuckling fun for all ages.
As part of your visit why not enjoy the sub tropical gardens when you challenge your crew to a game of 18 hole mini golf. Venture through our giant caves, a cascading waterfall, and a full-sized shipwreck of a treasure-laden galleon on Europe’s best Adventure Golf course. Play at night with low level lighting for a magical experience with a truly exotic feel.
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Seal Rescue Ireland


Seal Rescue Ireland (SRI) is located in Courtown and is dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and release of sick, injured and orphaned seals from across the coast of Ireland. The team actively engage the public in marine conservation and sustainability through education, research and community outreach programme.

Also on offer are some bookable experiences where you learn more of the work of the charity and the care needed to bring these seals back to a healthy stage for release!

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