Whitechurch village is
small and quiet and makes an ideal base for exploring the sunny
South East of
You'll find there's lots to do, in all weathers and all
seasons, when you stay at Warren Farm.
Some places to visit during
Memorial Forest Park
, Horse Riding, Par 3
Gardens, Pubs, Restaurants. JFK Ancestral Home
10 Minutes: New Ross
, Dunbrody Abbey,
New Ross 18-Hole Golf Course, Oaklands Coarse Fishing Lake
, Dunbrody Famine Ship
Mary's Abbey, Ros Tapestry
Restaurant, Swimming Pool & Leisure Centre, Tennis, Kids Play Barn,
Adventure and Pet Farm, Woodville Gardens, Duncannon
beach and harbour.
Waterford, Wexford, Enniscorthy, Graiguenamanagh
Slade Harbour, Tintern Abbey, Fethard-on-Sea, Kilmore Quay,
Hook Lighthouse Wexford Wildfowl Reserve, Wexford Race Course,
Irish National Heritage Park,
Reginald's Tower, Dunmore East, Tramore, St. Mullins, Duiske Abbey, Nicholas
Mosse Pottery, Jerpoint Abbey, Mount Juliet Championship Golf Course, Blackstairs Mountains.
Waterford Crystal Visitor Centre
45 Minutes: Rosslare
Ferry Port, Kilkenny
Kilkenny Castle, Kilkenny
Design Centre, Dunmore Caves, Kells Monastic Site & Priory, Gowran Park Race Course .
Dublin and Cork
Warren Farm is located on
The Emigrant Trail which follows the route taken by former USA President
J. F.Kennedy on his historic visit to New Ross in 1963.
The Emigrant Trail
links 3 major heritage sites, JFK Homestead the JFK
Memorial Forest Park and Dunbrody Emigrant Ship in New
The Hook Peninsula
stretches southwards from the farm
with its rocky coastline, safe, sandy beaches
colourful fishing harbours.
This area has a long history
with a rich heritage of
Viking and Norman
historic castles, abbeys and
with a backdrop of rich
has Guided Tours, a great
with good food café, art
classes and gift shop
Whale and Dolphin
watching off Hook Head
and The Saltee Islands.
Sightings of Fin, Humpback and
as well as Dolphins, Seals and
Boat trips are available from
Duncannon, Kilmore Quay and
Dunmore East Harbour
berthed on New Ross quayside, provides a unique experience
to travel back in time as a
passenger on this replica of the
original tall ship
Dunbrody Famine Ship "Dunbrody" which regularly sailed from New Ross to New York and
Quebec in the 1800s.
"Dunbrody" carried emigrants to North America and
timber on the return journey.
Good restaurant at
John F. Kennedy Arboretum huge forest park
2 miles from Warren Farm, has 4500 different types of trees and shrubs from
all over the world, a lake, café & visitor centre. From the mountain viewing
point you can see 6 counties!
is an ambitious exhibition
panels depicting our Norman history and the founding of New Ross by
influential Norman Earl William Marshall and his Irish wife Isabella de
Clare, daughter of the King of Leinster.
1998, the 15 large panels were designed by artist Ann Griffin Bernstorff and
stitched by voluntary
See them for yourself
at the new exhibition centre on New Ross quay.
is a small
fishing facility, popular with locals and visitors, in an attractive
woodland setting close to New Ross and within 5 miles of
Disabled facilities. Children also welcome. A
well stocked shop sells bait, angling gear and refreshments.
A 12th Century
Cistercian monastery ruin near Warren Farm also has a hedge maze, 9-hole family golf course, museum, crafts, tea rooms.
Located 4 miles
from Warren Farm.
The home of President
John F. Kennedy's great grandfather. A
visitor centre in the original farmyard has audio visual, photo
exhibition, archive material and guided tours. Located 2 miles from
, beside the river Slaney near Wexford town has
examples of settlements from different periods of history in
woodland clearings, giving an idea of lifestyles from 9,000 years ago up to the
12th Century. A great family day out! Complete with good Restaurant and craft shop.
The Irish National
Riding, Horse Racing
Visitor & Adventure
and Par 3 Golf
Coastal Path Walks, Hill Walking
Game Fishing & Coarse
The Visitor centre
offers guided tours to see glass blowing and cutting.
Extensive showrooms and fabulous displays of the world famous
- Restaurant at centre.
Whale, Dolphin & Seal
Kennedy Summer School & Festival
New Ross - September
10 - 13, 2015
Tea Party at
Thurs 24 Sept -
Sun 27 Sept 2015
Daria van den Bercken
"Ebony and Irony"
and lots of
'Play Me' pianos dotted around town for people to have a try !
Wexford Opera Festival
21 Oct - 1 Nov
by Frederick Delius
by Pietro Mascagni
"Le Pre au clercs"
by Ferdinand Herold
Whitechurch Steam & Vintage Working Rally
Annual Steam Rally
August 8 & 9, 2015
Steam & Vintage
Rally features steam engines, vintage
tractors, cars & machines, a working forge, dog show & more!
You can also sample
colcannon, pigs feet, griddle bread etc. !
Just 5 minutes walk
from Warren Farm!
Whitechurch Steam & Vintage Working Rally
Kilmore Quay Harbour
River Valleys of Barrow,
Nore & Suir
Canal Lock at St. Mullins, Co.
Copper Coast, Dungarvan, Youghal, Lismore
of Cashel, Cahir Castle, Swiss Cottage
Glendalough, Powerscourt Demesne
Irish National Stud,
The Curragh Racecourse,
Kildare Village Outlet
Titanic Museum, Jameson Whiskey Distillery, Blarney Castle, Fota Wildlife Park, English Market
Dublin Castle, Book of Kells, Trinity College, Guinness Hop Store, Jameson Whiskey,
Dublin Zoo, Viking Splash Tour, The Leprechaun Museum, St. Patrick's
Cathedral, Christ Church Cathedral crypts
A different beach for every
day of your holiday!
Nearby Duncannon beach
There are lots of other places
to visit and things to do when you stay here - or you can relax in the garden,
read a book, or do nothing at all .. it's your holiday!