On a visit to Waterford you definitely cannot miss out on the must see places. The significance of these must see places are that they stand as a symbol for Waterford. These places are what Waterford is all about. These must see places in Waterford will stay as cherishing memories of the city forever in your heart.
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28 The Mall, Waterford, Ireland
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
However said diamonds are girls best friends probably didn’t walk in here. Known for its world class deigns, this places speaks out Panache! Known for its exclusive items in crystal, the best part about House of Waterford Crystal is that you can explore the way these items are crafted by opting for its factory tour.
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The Mall, Waterford, Ireland
09:15 am - 05:00 pm
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 the lines of the 13th century belt mount found in Waterford.
As you walk inside the only museum dedicated to the medieval museum on the island, you will...
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High Street and Henrietta Street, Waterford, Ireland
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The focal point of culture and history of Waterford, the Viking Triangle marks the settlement of the Vikings in Waterford in 914 AD. Home to multiple attractions, this is where the entire buzz is! Cobbled streets, historic buildings dotted all along and a rustic charm to it makes it a must-visit place in Waterford.
The Viking Triangle houses around...
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The Mall, Waterford, Ireland
09:15 am - 05:00 pm
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 adorning the skyline of Waterford is the building of Bishop’s Palace. Located just a walk away from the medieval museum, this structure was design...
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Reginalds Tower, Parade Quay, Waterford, Ireland
09:30 am - 05:30 pm
A local landmark and the oldest civic building in Ireland, Reginald’s dates back to around 800 years. The site of the tower originally housed the first tower built by Vikings after 914 which also served as the apex to the area today popular as Viking triangle.
The tower was rebuilt by the Anglo Normans in 12th century with further refurbishme...
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Mount Congreve, Kilmeaden, Co. Waterford, Ireland
11:00 am - 05:30 pm
The place dates back to the late 18th century and attributed to local architect John Roberts who is also the mastermind behind many prominent buildings of Waterford. Commissioned by the John Congreve, son of first Ambrose Congreve of Waterford, this place is known for its wide and extensively striking gardens.
Spread over 70 acres of land, this pla...
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1 Cathedral Square, Waterford, Ireland
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
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 century and was rebuilt was a Gothic Cathedral that was again refurbished in the 18th century.
The history of the place is as captivating as its architectu...
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Barronstrand St, Waterford, Ireland
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
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 from its inception.
Set on the Barron strand Street at the John Roberts Square, this 220 year old cathedral is a nice spot for admiring John Robert&rs...
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Mount Sion, Barrack St, Waterford, Ireland
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
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. Converting his home into a monastery and centre of work, this site was redeveloped by Christian and Presentation Brothers after his death. Today, the centre se...