Wells House and Gardens
Wells House & Gardens is waaiting to be explored with a great Victorian House and Gardens just outside Ballyedmond, 18km from Gorey, Wexford.
Winner of best family day out in the South East, this historical house and gardens is the perfect place for families to explore
Suitable for all ages, Wells House & Gardens has something special for everyone to enjoy and share.
A FAIRY WELCOME – Sunday 15th of March
As Spring has sprung, the fairies are getting ready for the most beautiful time of year! Help fairy Lola on her quest to find the treasure just in time for the magical fairy ball.
EASTER WEEKEND – Sunday 12th and Monday 13th of April
Sunday: Get you little bunnies ready for our annual Easter Egg hunt complete with map, Mr Easter Bunny himself and of course, chocolate! Live music, fair rides & BBQ on the terrace.
Bank Holiday Monday: A day full of fun for all the family with magic and imagination around every turn! Keep your eyes peeled on our website for activities this Easter Bank Holiday.
WELLS FOR WELLNESS – Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th of April
Join us for a weekend of inspiration and relaxation as we celebrate healthy living and well-being with a host of wellness classes and workshops available. With an atmosphere like no other -you’ll come away feeling energised and uplifted, ready to step into Summer!
MYSTERY EVENT – Sunday 3rd of May
At Wells, we do love to keep some of our most magnificent events a surprise! Stay tuned to find out more about this exciting new event. Follow us on Social Media.
MAY BANK HOLIDAY – Monday, 4th of May
Join us here at Wells for some Bank Holiday fun with a BBQ, music and kids’ entertainment! Keep your eyes on our website for activities this May Bank Holiday.
CLASSIC BIKE SHOW – Sunday 17th of May
The popular Classic Bike Show is back showcasing the wonderful world of motorcycles and promises to be a great day out for all bike enthusiasts! All those wishing to display a bike are welcome to enquire.
MYSTERY EVENT – Sunday 31st of May
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? We have something spectacular coming, but you’ll have to wait a little longer to find out! Make sure and follow us on social media for more information about this exciting new event coming to Wells for 2020!
The Lady Frances & Mogue’s Woodland Walks
Discover the world of Wells House & Gardens’ woodland creatures and Fairie folk on their two beautiful woodland walks.
Children will be enthralled along these 1km walks as they uncover hidden treasures within the spectacular landscape of magical plants and trees.
Watch out for the wishing well, wooden sculptures, fairie doors and castles as well as their resident Gruffalo and bug hotels! A great way to spend an afternoon in the outdoors.
Living Victorian House Tour
Experience real life in a Victorian great house through the eyes of Lady Frances and the residents and workers at Wells House.
Please phone us on 053 9186737 to find out the most up to date house tour times.
Victorian Terrace Gardens
Relax and take in their beautifully restored terrace gardens based on the original Daniel Robertson plans of the 1830s.
Daniel Robertson was the famous architect responsible for the iconic Powerscourt House, Co. Wicklow and Johnstown Castle, Co. Wexford.
Come to wander and explore all this historic home has to offer and witness how the house and Arboretum, Lake and Ha Has are further restored for future generations.
Swings, slides, seesaws and climbing frames - ideal for kids with lots of energy. Perfectly located adjacent to the picnic area.
Mrs Stone’s Restaurant
Enjoy morning coffees, light lunches and their hearty, wholesome meals!
Join them for daily specials and try the signature desserts and irresistible fresh scones.
The old stables at Wells House have been converted into a welcoming Craft Courtyard and provides the perfect showcase for contemporary arts and crafts.
With numerous Crafters displaying and selling their wares, this is the perfect place to come and buy a special gift for friends, family or even for yourself!
Meet their resident animal friends at Wells House & Gardens’ animal farm including racoons, rabbits, pigmy goats and hens - they have something for everyone!
Wells House and Gardens Opening Times
Daily between 10am and 6pm (May to Sept) and 11am to 4pm (Oct to April)
Wells House and Gardens Admission Prices
Entry is €10 per car - token to exit available at the Visitor’s Centre
Contact Wells House and Gardens
“Great day out! Lots of fun! Loved the fairy doors and kids loved the freedom!”