Top attractions in Wexford include the Hook Lighthouse, one of the oldest lighthouses in the world that is still in use. The present structure has graced the shores for more than 800 years and is regularly voted as one of the top tourist attractions in Wexford. Besides the tower itself, there's a visitor center, a café, a gift shop, and guided tours are available year-round. Visitors can climb the 115 steps to the balcony for beautiful views.
If visiting Wexford, a visit to the Irish National Heritage Park is a must. the Irish National Heritage Park is a unique heritage experience in Ireland and Europe that brings to life over 9000 years of Irish history. Take a journey through Pre-Historic Ireland, Early Christian Ireland and the Age of Invasion across 40 acres of magical woodland, with spectacular views across the River Slaney estuary. Explore historic buildings and settlements to see how Ireland’s earliest settlers lived, worked and fought. Get involved in some family activities for an unforgettable Irish history experience.