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Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum

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The magnificent curved facade of the warm butter-coloured stone building draws in the visitor. The eye-catching giant sculpture on the gable was inspired by a tiny 13th century belt mount found in Waterford. It is Ireland’s only purpose-built...more
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Cathedral Square | Viking Triangle, Waterford X91 K10E, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spent a very enjoyable hour here. The displays are well thought out and packed with interesting information. Plus there are some truly unique artefacts that all relate to the history of Waterford. I particularly enjoyed the various models of Waterford as it would have...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Josh H
Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Good morning Josh Many thanks for your feedback concerning your recent visit to the award winning Medieval Museum, we really appreciate it and are so delighted that you enjoyed it. The best way to see and hear all about Waterford's medieval history is to avail...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So pleased we went here to have a look. Another place that is a must see. Oh my goodness. The history was breath taking. Cant express how much I learnt going through this museum. Fantastic if you like Museums..More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Carmel Louise P
Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good afternoon Carmel Thank you for coming all the way from Sydney, Australia to visit the award winning Medieval Museum and I can see you were suitably impressed by what we have on display here. Please do spread the word when you get back home,...More

Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

Well worth a visit if one has an interest in all things historical, or Viking. Central location, friendly staff, coffee bar adjacent. Lots of other historical sites locally also.More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JosephF151
Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

Goof afternoon JosephF151, Many thanks for your review of the award-winning Medieval Museum. I am very glad to hear that you found the tour interesting and informative and the building itself attractive. We hope to welcome you back in the future, Go raibh míle maith...More

Reviewed December 11, 2018

The venue is very well laid out with different ages on each floor. The building is a wonderful blend of the old and new. The exterior of the building has been created within the past 10 years and blends in very well with the streetscape....More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

Good afternoon Ann J, Many thanks for your review of the award-winning Medieval Museum. We couldn't ask for a better review than this and we are so glad that you continue to visit us as there truly is so much new to take in each...More

Reviewed December 7, 2018

Very interesting tour with lots to see. Plenty of rooms, and really fabulous array of objects. The Museum building is architecturally very attractiveMore

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MollyDolly2321
Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

Good afternoon MollyDolly2321, Many thanks for your review of the award-winning Medieval Museum. I am very glad to hear that you found the tour interesting and informative and the building itself attractive. We hope to welcome you back in the future, Go raibh míle maith...More

Reviewed November 20, 2018

We visited the museum as part of a day trip to Waterford. We had a guided tour and the guide was excellent. The artifacts are amazing and the visual aspect of the history was very interesting and well displayed.More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lesley B
Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2018

Good morning Lesley Many thanks for your feedback on your recent visit to the award winning Medieval Museum, we really appreciate it and are so delighted that you enjoyed it. The best way to see and hear all about Waterford's medieval history is to avail...More

Reviewed November 16, 2018

Well worth a visit there are some brilliant artefacts and walking around the Museum you get a real sense of the ancient world.More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank alwaysangi1
Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2018

Good afternoon alwaysangi1 Thank you for coming to visit us at the award winning Medieval Museum, I'm delighted that you enjoyed your visit and that you got 'a real sense of the ancient world', I'm not sure if you took the guided tour, it is...More

Reviewed November 16, 2018

I thought the displays of the religious vestments, wonderful bishops copes and mitres in velvets, satins and fabulous embroidery was world class. The lighting and displays made this a really impressive visit. The rest of museum as some interesting artefacts, mixed in with the usual...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 16, 2018

Good afternoon JF Many thanks for your feedback in-relation to your recent visit to the award winning Medieval Museum, we thank you for taking the time to let us know what you liked and what you didn't like! You didn't mention if you took the...More

Reviewed November 10, 2018

We loved this museum!! It is so well done. Amazing artifacts in a perfect setting. Well worth the time.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Howard M
Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 14, 2018

Good afternoon Howard Many thanks for coming to visit us here at the award winning Medieval Museum, we really appreciate your business and for giving us such a wonderful review. We love getting such positive feedback and we look forward to your next visit to...More

Reviewed November 6, 2018

Went to the Medieval Museum and it was very interesting :) I thought the museum was well done, it was easy to walk around and followMore

Date of experience: November 2018
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Waterford_Treasures, Public Relations Manager at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

Good afternoon mcameron17, Many thanks for your review of the beautiful Georgian Bishop's Palace. I am very happy to hear that you had such a lovely visit and found the museum interesting and easy to follow. We will look forward to welcoming you back again...More

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sdgrrl
February 4, 2017|
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Response from Waterford_Treasures | Property representative |
Hi guys, it certainly is, you can come to the award winning Medieval Museum or the beautiful Georgian Bishop's Palace at your own time and come in and purchase a ticket. A guided tour is included in the entry fee, or you can... More
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Tazkatza
July 1, 2016|
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Hi Tazkatza! The tours in the Medieval Museum generally go every hour on the hour. Hope this helps!
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Tazkatza
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Response from Waterford_Treasures | Property representative |
Hi Tazkatza, the tours take about 45 minutes, but allow an hour in your schedule to do each museum.
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