The events of the 5th June 1798 in New Ross marked yet turning point in Irish history. The ’98 Rebellion is still an emotional touchstone for Wexford people and remembered in song and story to this day.
Myles Rebellion Route
Walk with us from the Bearna Baoil of the Three Bullet Gate along the route taken by Kelly the Boy from Kilann and his Bantry men as the 20,000 poorly equipped United Irishmen pressed their attack on the defending Crown Forces. We will stand where the attackers faced an artillery barrage armed only with pikes and blind courage.
A tour doesn’t have to be expensive or boring. Tours are suited for all budgets, our walking tours will take you through New Ross Town, keeping you entertained, educated, and excited the entire way. So come along and discover hidden gems , sample some local cuisine, and learn the incredible stories of the men and women who built the town.
We can take your group on a walk you won’t forget covering a wide range of New Ross history. Book your small private group (up to 8) adventure directly on our website. If your group is bigger than that, we invite you to contact us, and we will be able to help you tailor the perfect walk with you. Small Private Groups (1 – 8 people): Large Private Groups (9 – 25 people)
Myles provided an incredible walk through NEw Ross! We really felt like we got to see a bit of everything as we went through each part of the town. Myles was entertaining and really knows his town. Amazing tour! You won’t be disappointed!
Ben sutton, County Wexford