The Southeast Sights

Advertisement

Guidebooks

Medieval Museum Review

Waterford's newest museum cleverly incorporates two medieval-era structures within its walls. Inside, the focus is on Waterford's rich Norman history. A collection of rare and beautiful artifacts includes the Charter Roll of 1372, a list of all charters granted to Waterford up to that time, written in Latin. Also here you'll find the sword of King Edward IV and 15th-century "Cloth of Gold" religious vestments—a true work of art. There's a detailed audiovisual display to add to the experience.

    Contact Information

  • Address: The Mall, Waterford City, Co. Waterford
  • Phone: 051/304–500
  • Cost: €5
  • Hours: June–mid-Sept., daily 10–6; Easter–May, daily 10–5; mid-Sept.–Easter, Wed.–Sun. 10–5
  • Website:
  • Location: Waterford City
Updated: 04-10-2013

Fodorite Reviews

Be the first to review this property

Advertisement

View more trip reports

  • Ireland driving vacation

    My husband and I have booked a 7-night trip to Ireland in mid-June, where we plan to pick up a rental car in Dublin and embark on a driving tour. Read more

View more travel discussions

· News & Features

View more blog stories