Wexford is a city of Ireland.It is near the south-eastern ofIreland.Wexford is a small city locatedto banks of Slaney river, this cityis famous because is surroundedby many beaches. Is near to thecapital of Ireland (Dublin).Where is Wexford?IrelandWexfordIreland
Wexford history• The town was founded by the Vikings inabout 800 AD.• During the middle ages Wexford was anold English settlement.• During the Cromwellian conquest ofIreland in 1649, many of his inhabitants,were killed.• County Wexford was the centre of the1789 rebellion against British rule.• The literary author John Banvillen wasborn in Wexford.United Irishmen rebellion
People• Wexford is famous because many people, go to thiscity lo learn english.• Wexford is a pacefull, beautifull city with a lot ofmuseums, hotels, beaches and many young people.
Wexford is the home of many youthand senior theatre groups as“The Buí Bolg” street performancegroup.
The Oyster Lane is another theatre group.They come up with the idea to bringtogether young, inexperience actors withsingers and dancers. And they played ashow during the Wexford Opera Festival.
The Wexford Festival Opera is famousbecause it represents forgottenmasterpieces.
Wexford foodTraditionally Wexford hasalways been the premierfood producer in Ireland,from potatoes to cheese tostrawberries, over the lastdecade there has been alarge rise in artisan food.This pictures are ofWexford tipicall food.
Wexford´scastlesWexford has three famous castles: Johnstown castle,Killiane castle and Tintern Abbey.Wexford is a beautifull city.