Wicklow County Tourism

* Top Attractions

An Tairseach The Ecology Centre in Wicklow Town


Bayview, Wicklow Town, Tel.: 00353 404 61833
An Tairseach, is the Irish word for threshold and it suggests a new beginning, an alternative and more sustainable way of working with the land as well as a renewed relationship with the whole community of life, human and non-human.

Arklow Maritime Museum

Arklow Maritime Museum

Bridgewater Centre, Arklow, Tel.: +353 86 446 0784
The Maritime Museum Arklow is a treasure trove of shipbuilders’ models, half models, plans and a unique collection of eight paintings of Arklow sailing ships from the hand of that famous Pier Head painter, Ruben Chappell. All articles

Avoca Handweavers & Mill at Avoca Village


Avoca Village, Avoca, Tel.: +353 402 35105
Built on the banks of the Avoca River from where it used to draw its power, you’ll find a large Avoca Store and Café and a working handweaving mill. The oldest surviving working mill in Ireland today, dates from 1723. There are tours

Avondale House & Forest Park


Rathdrum, Rathdrum, Tel.: +353 404 46111
Avondale House & Forest Park includes the Charles Stewart Parnell Museum. Over 500 acres of mature woodland with tree’s from all over the world including the tallest collection of Trees in Ireland. We have walking trails from an e

Ballymurrin Quaker Farmstead


Kilbride, Wicklow Town, Tel.: 00 353 404 48206
Set in a historic landscape of undulating contours, moods and hues, Ballymurrin Quaker Farmstead opens its doors to welcome visitors. Uncover the stories of this farmstead; those who lived, died, were imprisoned & emigrated.  Visit the

Bray Wanderers

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Quinsborough Rd, Bray
Bray Wanderers A.F.C. is an Irish football club playing in the premier Division of the league of Ireland. The club, founded in 1942 and elected to play in the league in 1985, hails from Bray and play their home matches at the Carlisle Groun

Dwyer-McAllister Cottage


Dwyer-McAllister Cottage, Glen of Imaal
Scene of a famous shoot out during the 1798 Rebellion. It was here that the famed rebel Michael Dwyer fought off the surrounding British troops and made good his escape over the snow covered mountains. The cottage is traditional thatched, b

Festina Lente Gardens


Old Connaught Ave., Bray, Tel.: +353 1 2720704 / +353 87 3293680
Description:  One of the few surviving restored walled Gardens in Ireland still in use today as it would have been in the late Victorian period. The House and gardens were home to the Plunkett family from 1807 until 1946. Each generation e

Glencree Visitor Centre

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Glencree Visitor Centre, Enniskerry, Tel.: +353 1 2829711
Set at the head of Wicklow’s spectacular and unspoiled Glencree Valley, on the edge of the Wicklow National Park and on the Wicklow Way, this former 19th Century British Army Barracks brings you a range of attractive facilities in a t

Glendalough Monastic City


Glendalough, Laragh Glendalough
Glendalough is home to one of the most important monastic sites in Ireland. This early Christian monastic settlement was founded by St. Kevin in the 6th century and from this developed the “Monastic City”. Most of the buildings that sur