Viking Museum in Reginald’s Tower, the only building in Ireland named in honour of a Viking. Reginald, King of Waterford and York, died 921 as King of “All the Vikings of England and Ireland”.
“King of the Vikings” Virtual Reality Adventure set in a reproduction Waterford Viking age house.
Medieval Museum, only purpose-built medieval museum on island of Ireland.
Bishop’s Palace museum.
Re-enactor tours, multi-lingual sound guide, busy education and Friends programmes.
Only city in Ireland with a Viking-derived name.
Ireland’s oldest city with one fifth of city centre excavated.
Exhibition of archaeological excavated objects (AD850-920) from Viking riverside settlement that never flourished.
Exhibition of post-AD914 objects from city centre archaeological excavations.
Open to the public all year round
Adult: x Child: x Concession: x
Family of 4: x Family of 5: x
Purpose of Organisation
Educational museum and public benefit..