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Irish National Heritage Park

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
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Comprehensive view of island's history

With an excellent guide like we had, this is a wonderful trip through history. Although we are... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Go there - it is brilliant

We are a couple of pensioners and were enjoying a few days in and around Wexford. We saw this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Located on the banks of the picturesque River Slaney,‘The Irish National Heritage Park’ truly is the cornerstone of ‘Ireland’s Ancient East’. A not-for-profit outdoor museum depicting 9000 years of re-created Irish History situated within natural...more
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Irish National Heritage Park | Ferrycarrig, Y35 X313, Ireland
+353 53 912 0733
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All reviews guided tour stone age panning for gold round tower norman castle all ages ireland's history ring fort few hours well worth a visit gift shop interesting walk viking boat reconstructed buildings own pace couple of hours kids and adults
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With an excellent guide like we had, this is a wonderful trip through history. Although we are retirement age, children would enjoy this as well, walking through re-creations of encampments and settlements for the last few thousand years in Ireland. Wondefully thought out and brought...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are a couple of pensioners and were enjoying a few days in and around Wexford. We saw this advertised in a leaflet and decided to go. I am so glad we did because it was just brilliant The staff were really friendly and helpful...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderful attraction. The info booklet suggests allowing 2 hours for your visit, I would suggest either a full morning or afternoon. Admittingly we saw the park in beautiful autumnal weather, but even in poor weather this is well worth visiting. The route...More

Thank Talan7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been to this heritage park a few times with friends and family and have enjoyed it each time.There is a good cafe and shop .Good picnic area with plenty of seating.Wear comfy shoes and bring a raincoat and you should enjoy it even it...More

Thank SandraN2584
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived on a drizzly morning and the place looked very understated. We had a 4 and 7 year old to entertain so were a bit dubious about it but it turned out to be a fantastic place. The history is amazing and the trail...More

Thank EllmuCork
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely to see heritage from years ago.attraction that interests all ages.Really good food and very good priced.

Thank L L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an excellent outdoor museum. It is a must see for anyone interested in ancient history. It was very informative and extremely well designed to cover different periods of history. The grounds are beautiful also. We just spent 2.5 hours there but to do...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There is so much here besides the park itself: wonderful craft classes, a lovely gift shop and a delicious restaurant The staff are so friendly and helpful. It’s definitely worth a visit.

Thank Nora S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All kids enjoyed this, definately do the guided tour as they explain each part of the park very well for all ages. Lots for everyone to see, and some interaction also required! If they pan for gold the kids get a certificate. Cafe is nice...More

Thank RMReilly
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This would be a great place to have started our trip through Ireland, because it describes a lot of Irish history in a relatively small area. But we had already seen many of the sites displayed. Be sure to eat at the restaurant. Our Irish...More

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Janet L
May 11, 2018|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
About an hour and a half but u can stay longer
July 22, 2016|
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Response from Staoja | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, I am not 100% positive but I think it is only service dogs that are allowed in. I have never seen a dog there.