Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Waterford

Waterford is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Waterford one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Waterford is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Waterford or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Waterford. Explore the historical monuments of Waterford with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Waterford guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Waterford page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Waterford with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Waterford Treasures - Three Museums In The Viking Triangle

    #1 of 6 Historical Places in Waterford
    Waterford Treasures - Three Museums In The Viking Triangle

    Tags: Museum, Architecture , Specialty Museum, Sculpture

    Address: The Mall, Waterford, Ireland

    Timings: 09:15 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The first thing that strikes you about this museum is the stone building coloured in a warm buttery hue with a curved aesthetic appeal. What welcomes you then is a huge sculpture that was shaped on th...Read more

  2. Bishops Palace Cafe

    #2 of 6 Historical Places in Waterford
    Bishops Palace Cafe

    Tags: Museum, Monument, Palace, Architecture

    Address: The Mall, Waterford, Ireland

    Timings: 09:15 am - 05:00 pm Details

    If you are looking for striking array of buildings that present fantastic architecture anywhere in Ireland apart from the city of Dublin, Waterford is the right place. And one of the top highlights ad...Read more

  3. Christ Church Cathedral

    #3 of 6 Historical Places in Waterford
    Christ Church Cathedral

    Tags: Church, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: 1 Cathedral Square, Waterford, Ireland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Set on the site of an 11th century Viking Church which was the wedding site of English Knight Strongbow and Irish Princess Aoife, this cathedral was later undertaken by Normans in the early 12th centu...Read more

  4. Lismore Castle

    #4 of 6 Historical Places in Waterford
    Lismore Castle

    Tags: Castle, Architecture

    Address: Lismore, Co. Waterford, Lismore, Co. Waterford, Ireland

    Irish home of the Duke of Devonshire, the Lismore Castle in Waterford is a repository of intriguing history. The beautiful grounds and the exquisite architecture make this castle a charming one. This ...Read more

  5. Edmund Rice Heritage Centre

    #5 of 6 Historical Places in Waterford
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    Tags: Historical Site

    Address: Mount Sion, Barrack St, Waterford, Ireland

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    This is a historically important site and the place where Edmund Rice- Christian missionary, educationalist and humanitarian started his great mission towards empowering poor and uneducated. Convertin...Read more

  6. Cathedral Of The Most Holy Trinity

    #6 of 6 Historical Places in Waterford
    Cathedral Of The Most Holy Trinity

    Tags: Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Barronstrand St, Waterford, Ireland

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Another architectural gem of Waterford attributed to architect John Roberts; this building dates back to 1793. Ireland’s oldest catholic cathedral, this structure has undergone multiple changes ...Read more

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