Find Us | The Irish National Heritage Park
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Find Us

Our location at Ferrycarrig is as strategically convenient today, as it was when the Anglo-Norman settlers built their town on top of the hill. Even if you don’t have a car, it’s still easy enough to get here, whether by train, bus or taxi.

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    By Car

    The Irish National Heritage Park is within easy reach of the motorway system, with its entrance off the N11, just north of Wexford Town. • 90 minutes from Dublin • 30 minutes from Rosslare Europort, with its connections to Pembroke, Fishguard, Cherbourg, Roscoff and Bilbao. • 55 minutes from Waterford via the N25 • 70 minutes from Kilkenny via the N25. • 55 minutes from Waterford via the N25 • 70 minutes from Kilkenny via the N25.

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    By Train

    The Irish National Heritage Park is a short taxi or bus journey from Wexford Station, which can be reached from stations along the East Coast and via connection from Belfast.

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    By Bus / Taxi

    Wexford is a convenient bus or taxi ride away from the Irish National Heritage Park but please note, buses don’t run on Sundays.

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    By Ferry

    If you are arriving in Ireland via the UK, France or Spain, through Rosslare Europort, be sure to include a visit to The Irish National Heritage Park, is a half hour’s drive from the port.

Book Tickets

Booking your tickets online before you arrive is convenient and it secures your place.

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Things To See And Do

The park has 16 reconstructed sites for you to see and learn about, from the Dolmen to Fulacht Fiadh and the Crannog to Viking Ship. The park is situated on 40 hectares for you to explore, from hillside to estuary and woodland to riverbank.

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    Experiences

    Heritage experiences bring you up close and personal with day-to-day life. Try your hand at Falconry. Sleep in the Ringfort or a Viking house.

  • Guided Tours

    Join any one of the three guided tours - Pre-Historic Ireland, Early Christian Ireland or The Age of Invasion – or make a day of it and do all three.

  • The Cafe

    Open from 9.30am daily with a hearty breakfast menu, followed by a range of lunchtime meals suitable for all palates and budgets.

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    School Tours

    We welcome primary and secondary school groups as well as students from colleges and universities.