Take a Guided Tour

Hook lighthouse in Wexford offers guided tours all year round of the 800-year-old medieval tower and this is one of the top things to do on Ireland’s Ancient East.
Climb the 115 well-worn steps … (Read more and check out our virtual tour)


Family Fun Day Out

Hook Lighthouse was recently voted as one of the top ten places to visit in Ireland. Families love the games on the lawns, fun activities on offer year round plus the annual calendar of special events, festivals and late opening occasions which take place …(Read more)

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Nature on Hook Peninsula

A variety of sea-life, wildlife & nature is abundant on the Hook Peninsula, discover the natural beauty and tranquility of this unspoiled stretch of coastline on Ireland’s southeast corner(Read more)



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Explore the oldest operational lighthouse in the world. Voted one of Ireland’s favourite attractions, Hook Lighthouse in Wexford is truly one of a kind.
Purpose built 800 years ago by the Knight William Marshal, take a step back in time and enjoy a guided tour hearing tales of medieval times and life as a light keeper.
Take in the spectacular view from the balcony with miles of sea rolling out before you.
Enjoy the visitor centre with gift shop, art workshop, exhibits and café.
Guided tours are on offer 7 days a week sharing with visitors one of the greatest experiences on Ireland’s Ancient East.