Latest News & Events

We were delighted today to host the official launch of the inaugural ‘Wexford County Flower & Garden Festival’ which takes place in early July. The festival coincides with the 50th anniversary of Co Wexford Garden & Flower Club.

Please note ‘Santa at the Castle’ is now fully booked and we have a waiting list. We wish everyone a very merry Christmas and look forward to welcoming you all to the museum in 2017.

Visiting Us

The museum courtyard.

The museum courtyard.

The museum, tea-room and gardens are open throughout the year:-

Museum – Opening Hours:-

March to October:
Monday – Friday: 9am-5pm (9am-6pm July & Aug)
Weekends & Bank Hols: 11am-5pm (11am-6pm July & Aug)

Last admisson July/Aug: 4.45pm

November to February:
Monday – Friday: 9am-4pm
Weekends & Bank Hols: 11am-4pm

Closed: 24-26 December. (Open 27 Dec – 1 Jan 11am-4pm weather permitting)

Peacock Tea-room – Opening Hours:-

March to October:
Monday – Friday: 9am-5pm (9am-6pm July & Aug)
Weekends & Bank Hols: 11am-5pm (11am-6pm July & Aug)

November to February:
Monday – Friday: 9am-4pm
Weekends & Bank Hols: 11am-4pm

Closed: 24-26 December. (Open 27 Dec – 1 Jan 11am-4pm weather permitting)

Gardens – Opening Hours:-

March to October:
Monday – Friday: 9am-5.30pm (9am-6.30pm July & Aug)
Weekends & Bank Hols: 9am-5.30pm (9am-6.30pm July & Aug)

November to February:
Monday – Friday: 9am-4.30pm
Weekends & Bank Hols: 9am-4.30pm

Closed: 25-26 December

Museum & Castle Gardens Admission Prices 2017

Please note, those visiting the museum between March and October need to buy a combined ‘Gardens & Museum’ ticket. There is free entry to the gardens from 1st November to end of February.

Admission Charges

          Nov – Feb     March – Oct  
Gardens Free Museum Gardens Only Gardens & Museum
Adult €6 €3 €8
OAP / Group €5 €2 €6
Child / Student €4 €1 €4
Family €20 €8 €24

Annual Memberships

  Gardens Only Gardens & Museum
Single €15 €30
Joint €25 €40
Family €35 €50

 

Please note: If you wish to pre-book a ticket click here

School tours and group bookings are welcome

Accessibility   Both floors of the Museum and the Peacock Tea Room are fully wheelchair accessible. There is a lift to the first floor.

School Tours   Please see School Tours menu of website.

Group Tours   Please note the museum is a self-guided experience. Floor plans are provided which explain the theme of each of the 19 exhibitions.

Behind-the-scenes Tours   For groups interested in vintage machinery, we can provide behind-the-scenes tours on a Tuesday – so you can see some of the restoration projects being undertaken by our group of volunteers. Advanced booking essential. Tel 053 9184671.

 

 

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