Irelands Ancient East – Wexford

Discover a county steeped in myth and legend. The medieval town was founded by the Vikings but our history stretches back to the high kings and heroes of yore. From evidence of our earliest ancestors at Knockeen Dolmen through saints, scholars and poets to the haunting history of Dunbrody Famine Ship and the counties incredible natural beauty of Dunamore Woods, Raven Nature Reserve or our famous sandy beaches, Ireland’s Ancient East pulsates with legendary tales.

Whether stopping over as you tour the country or as a base to explore the south east for a couple of nights, Wexford will leave you wanting more.

Ireland’s Ancient East

East Coast of Ireland
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Ireland’s Ancient East

Discover a region with plenty of historical twists and turns! From Viking invaders and Norman knights to high kings, monks and fleeing emigrants.

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Clayton Whites Hotel

In the very heart of historic Wexford town.

Ireland’s Ancient East

East coast of Ireland


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