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Best Things To Do & Days Out In Wexford, County Wexford

Here at Day Out With The Kids we've found 21 fun things to do in Wexford for you and the family to discover, including children's farms, museums and art galleries and tourist attractions. What's more, the weather shouldn't be a problem – 18 of the attractions are indoors. Finding the right Wexford day out for your family is easy – simply explore the links below or use the filters at the top of the page to plan your next adventure.

Want to know what to do with the nature lovers in your family? Walk on the wild side and visit our Animals listings for zoos, safari parks and wildlife parks. Or are you looking for nearby places to visit in Wexford with a culture vulture? We've picked the best children's museums, discovery centres and historic locations in the Sightseeing section.

If you're after a big day out during the school holidays, we can tell you where the nearest theme park, water park or ski slope is. For quieter days near home in term time, we can help you find the best soft play, leisure centre or pottery cafe.

For teachers planning the next class trip, many places are educational and suitable for all ages, from babies and toddlers to teens. Never be stuck for what to do with the kids again!

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Blackwater Open Farm

  • Enniscorthy
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Blackwater Open Farm Come and visit a friendly host of domestic farm animals, looking for a pat and a nibble. They also offer indoor and outdoor play...

Secret Valley Wildlife Park

  • Enniscorthy
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Secret Valley Wildlife Park Fourteen acres of fun-filled adventures await you here! From bottle-feeding the hungry kid goats, to riding Snowball the...

Dunbrody Famine Ship

  • New Ross
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Dunbrody Famine Ship Centred on an authentic reproduction of an 1840's emigrant vessel, it provides a world-class interpretation of the famine emigra...

Pirates Cove Adventure Park

  • Gorey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Theme Parks and Funfairs

Pirates Cove Adventure Park offers a great range of family fun, open daily June through August, limited hours at other times. 18 challenging golf hol...

Kia Ora Minifarm

  • Gorey
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Kia Ora Minifarm are a hands on open farm where children get to interact with, hold and feed animals of the usual farmyard variety and some more exot...

Adventure Alley

  • Gorey
  • Indoor
  • Ice Skating and Rollerskating

Adventure Alley offers an unusual but apparently successful combination: trampolining and ice skating! The huge indoor free lane trampoline center of...

Courtown Adventure and Leisure Centre

  • Gorey
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Swimming Pools and Leisure Centres

Courtown Adventure and Leisure Centre offers 3 separate pools and a large water slide. The indoor facility means you don't need the weather for the w...

Dunmore East Adventure Centre

  • Waterford
  • Outdoor
  • Activity Centres

Dunmore East Adventure Centre have a range of activities to suit all levels of ability, so for the adventurous parents they offer wet and wild fun on...



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Waterford Crystal

  • Waterford
  • Indoor
  • Tours and River Cruises

Waterford Crystal Enjoy a guided factory tour and explore the fascinating processes behind the creation of these twinkling treasures. All access tour...

Waterford Medieval Museum

  • Waterford
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

At Waterford Medieval Museum step back into the 13th century into Waterfords' atmospheric Choristers' Hall and the 15th century Wine Vault situated u...

Run Amuck

  • Tramore
  • Indoor
  • Indoor and Soft Play Areas

Run Amuck is a 10,000 sq ft purpose built children's activity centre combining fantastic play facilities with an excellent, healthy eating cafe. Run...

Copper Coast Mini Farm

  • Tramore
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

This friendly little pet farm is run by Valerie and Laurence Curran and their 3 children. It is fun and educational for all the family, a safe child...

The National Reptile Zoo

  • Gowran
  • Indoor
  • Zoos and Wildlife Parks

Ireland's only Reptile Zoo, displaying snakes, lizards, tortoise, turtles, crocodiles, alligators, caiman, spiders, scorpions, frogs, salamanders and...

Tick Tock Activity Farm

  • Arklow
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Tick Tock Activity Farm Your children will have a fun filled day holding and feeding a wide variety of animals including rabbits, sheep and donkeys....

Nore Valley Park

  • Kilkenny
  • Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Nore Valley Park There are a whole variety of animals to see and enjoy. Baby kids and lambs are bottle fed and rabbits can be handled. As well as ani...

Kilkenny Castle

  • Kilkenny
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Castles and Palaces

Kilkenny Castle is an amazing building with over 800 years of history and an interesting mix of architecture due to the many alterations and addition...

Carlow County Museum

  • Carlow
  • Indoor
  • Museums and Art Galleries

Discover a true local gem and visit the lovely Carlow County Museum; it’s located right at the heart of Carlow's Cultural Quarter. Comprised of 4 gal...

Kilkenny Way Hurling Experience

  • Kilkenny
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Tourist Attractions

Kilkenny Way Hurling Experience and Museum A unique Cultural and Heritage Experience where you will experience first hand the ancient Celtic game of...

Rancho Reilly

  • Carlow
  • Indoor and Outdoor
  • Children's Farms

Rancho Reilly is a family run Pet Farm and Children's Activity Centre ideal for kids under 10 to get their furry and fun fixes, set in over 5 acres o...

St. Canices Cathedral and Round Tower

  • Kilkenny
  • Indoor
  • Tourist Attractions

St. Canices Cathedral and Round Tower was founded in the 6th century, and has plenty of history to discover, using a great self guided tour that is e...

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