Visit Us

The Reserve is open Sunday to Wednesday from 9am until 5pm, with the Visitor Centre closed for lunch between 1pm and 2pm.

The car park and entrance gates are locked every evening at 5pm.

Wexford Wildfowl Reserve is situated just outside Wexford town.

From Wexford Town:

  • Cross the bridge and travel 2.9km (1.8 miles);
  • Turn right at a sign marked “Wexford Wildfowl Reserve” (the sign is on the right hand side
    just after Bates Oil) and
  • Drive 2.5 km (1.6 miles) to the car park and visitor centre.

From Dublin:

  • Take the N11 as far as Junction 23 on the Gorey bypass.
  • Exit and follow signs on the roundabouts towards Ballycanew on the R741.
  • Drive about 36 kilometers to Castlebridge, via Ballyedmond.
  • From Castlebridge, continue about 2 km and turn left after a fuel station at a sign marked
    “Wexford Wildfowl Reserve”.
  • The narrow lane runs 2.5 km to the reserve car park.

Schools or large groups wishing to visit, please contact wwreducation to make a booking

Address:

Wexford Wildfowl Reserve
North Slob
Ardcavan
Wexford

Eircode: Y35 EY89

Reception Telephone: +353 1 539 3460 

Ranger Telephone: +353 1 539 3153

Education Telephone: +353 1 539 3324