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Hook Lighthouse Entrance Ticket and Guided Tour
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ADMISSION TICKETS (1)
Hook Lighthouse Entrance Ticket and Guided Tour
from US$10.55*
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
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Hook Lighthouse, the oldest operational lighthouse in the world. 800 Years of lighthouse keeping. The Visitor center at Hook Lighthouse offers guided tours of the lighthouse tower, a 13th Century Norman structure, built by William Marshal, the Earl...more
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:30
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Hook Head Lighthouse Hook Head | Hook Peninsula, Fethard On Sea Y34 KD93, Ireland
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All reviews light house guided tour on the rocks well worth a visit gift shop great tour green area beautiful scenery on site great place to visit lots of history sunny day great attraction picnic tables lovely cafe per adult oldest operating
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It’s the oldest continually operating lighthouse in the world - 800 years - and you can take a tour. After the tour, we had tea in the cafe and then walked around on the cliff top for another couple of hours. The tour was interesting...More

Thank Meredith M
Reviewed 6 days ago

My Wife and I visited Hook Lighthouse with the kids; two are 15, a 5 year old, and a 6 year old. We had a fantastic day out. The guide was excellent and seemed to really enjoy doing the tour. We spent about an hour...More

Thank peter n
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great for all the family, there is loads of toys for the kids to play with! A informative tour of the light house great trip out!

Thank MissAmcg123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here whilst travelling from Wexford to Waterford, a little off beaten track but well worth it. Lighthouse is on spectacular headland with superb views as you head to lighthouse. Guided tour is €9 and well worth it, guide was very knowledgeable and informative and...More

Thank KazSteve
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Guided tour of the lighthouse is well worth the additional price. However it is also possible to just walk around the lighthouse & the coast alongside it. There is also a gift shop & cafe. The cafe serves fresh food including sandwiches & hot meals...More

Thank Adventurer62228
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Myself, my sister and my 84 year old Dad visited Hook Lighthouse today and it exceeded our expectations. From beginning to end we would give it a 10/10. Our tour guide Gillian was excellent. She brought the history of hook to life and it was...More

Thank brettmc2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely area to visit.Great little cafe and shop.Tour was good if you have a head for heights.Free car park and clean toilets.

Thank SandraN2584
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is really worth a visit. So well kept, great staff and so beautiful. Plenty to entertain the kids too.

Thank EllmuCork
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hook Head lighthouse is a marvellous sight on the south Wexford coast, whether seen from a sailboat, bicycle or on foot!known as "the oldest working Lighthouse on the Irish coast", it traces it's heritage back to the early Norman knights who showed up in Baginbun...More

Thank Micheal O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lighthouse people have done a wonderful job in providing the history of this lighthouse & the area. The use of holograms with interaction of our guide was quite entertaining. Highly recommend this as a stop on any tour to the area.

Thank Brad H
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Geraldine R
4 September 2018|
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Response from Kerry H | Reviewed this property |
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Yvonne C
15 July 2018|
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Response from hotellover78 | Reviewed this property |
We had our 17 month old son with us tour lasts an hour and you climb steps up in light house , children are more than welcome
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cristinavanni1
10 November 2017|
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Response from Ellen D | Reviewed this property |
No unfortunately. You would need to take a taxi. Public transport is not available.
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