Heritage and Culture

Near The Riverside Park Hotel

An age-old gateway into Ireland, County Wexford is steeped in history dating back to the Stone Age, over 6,000 years ago. The Riverside Park Hotel is situated in the heart of Co Wexford and is the perfect hotel for touring all of the south east.

Ireland carries a reputation for being home to some amazing castles and the history they carry with them. A visit to Enniscorthy Castle is a must while staying at our 4* Wexford Hotel. The ancestral home of John F Kennedy and the Irish National Heritage Park is extremely popular with visitors traveling from North America while a trip to see the Dunbrody Famine Ship gives guests a true insight of life back in the 1800s and famine era Ireland.

Visit the oldest operational lighthouse in the world, Hook Lighthouse entrance to the mouth of the three sister’s river system for over 800 years

Visit Wexford has designed a Heritage Trail, along the trail, follow in the footsteps of monarchs and monks, knights and warriors, rebels and rogues, gentry, and even the odd ghost!

Be part of history and inherit the culture while staying at the 4* Riverside Park Hotel, add these locations to your "must-see" list and let your Wexford adventure begin.