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About visitwexford

Tourist information for county Wexford in the Sunny Southeast of Ireland - for further details see www.visitwexford.ie

A very Old but a very New Norman Trail for Wexford


A new heritage and leisure trail that highlights Wexford’s historic Norman links got off on the right track when it was launched by Chairperson of Wexford County Council Tony Dempsey. At a special ceremony in the Irish National Heritage Park, … Continue reading

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Multi Attraction discount Pass launched for top attractions in Wexford


‘Visit Wexford Pass’   Multi Attraction discount Pass launched for top attractions in Wexford   The ‘Visit Wexford Pass’ is a brand new multi-attraction discount card and it has been launched today (January 22nd) by Visit Wexford. The ‘Visit Wexford … Continue reading

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Visit us at Holiday World


Holiday World Show 2016 is taking place in the RDS Simmonscourt, Dublin, for three days from Friday 22nd January until Sunday 24th January.  With over 50 countries represented, almost 1,000 travel and tourism professionals will be ready to give advice … Continue reading

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Media spotlight to the value of 2.5million placed on Wexford during 2015


Media spotlight to the value of 2.5million placed on Wexford during 2015    2015 was a very successful year for tourism in Ireland and in Wexford. Nationally in 2015 there has been a 12%growth in overseas visitors numbers and it … Continue reading

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New ‘Bucket List’ Road Trip Created as UK & Ireland’s Answer to Route 66


An estimated 200,000 people travel from across America and the world every year to drive all or part of the iconic Route 66 (1) stretching from Chicago to Los Angeles. The route has great historical and cultural significance, forming part … Continue reading

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Wexford has Christmas Celebrations All Wrapped Up!!


Prepare to be enchanted and enthralled by the Wonderous Wexford Winterland, which sees Wexford celebrate 40 days of Christmas festivities in Wexford town. Celebrations get underway on Saturday, November 28th as a magnificent Christmas Parade weaves its way through Wexford … Continue reading

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Visit Wexford set to host a Tourism Networking Event and Workshop on Ireland’s Ancient East


Visit Wexford set to host a Tourism Networking Event and Workshop on Ireland’s Ancient East   A Wexford tourism industry event is to be hosted by Visit Wexford at County Hall, Carricklawn, Wexford on Tuesday, November 24th at 4.30pm. The … Continue reading

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Spooktacular Events on offers for Halloween all across Wexford


‘GORE’Y’ Halloween Festival & Spooktacular Events on offers for Halloween all across Wexford Wexford is planning a ‘SPOOKTACULAR’ Halloween for locals and visitors alike this year, a ‘Gorey Festival’ will host a frightful trail of events, Ireland’s most haunted house, Loftus … Continue reading

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Jack and John Butler Yeats Exhibition opens in Wexford


Jack and John Butler Yeats Exhibition opens in Wexford   A select collection of Jack and John Butler Yeats works from The Model, home of The Niland Collection has gone tour for the first time as works from two of Ireland’s major artists Jack B. … Continue reading

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Halloween Spirit is Alive and Well in Wexford


Halloween Spirit is Alive and Well in Wexford For many of us Halloween conjures up images of trick or treating, dressing in ghoulish costume, pumpkin carving or bobbing for apples! However, these contemporary Halloween activities are based on practices dating … Continue reading

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