New Interactive Visitor Experience In Tramore

New interactive visitor experience unveiled at Lafcadio Hearn Japanese Gardens, Waterford   Project opens with Fáilte Ireland investment of €73,000 through the Storytelling Interpretation Grants Scheme for Ireland’s Ancient East Minister of State at the Department of Business, Enterprise and Innovation and the Department of Education and Skills, John Halligan, T.D. today unveiled a new […]

Culture Night 2019 in Waterford City and County

Culture Night 2019 in Waterford City & County Friday September 20th Celebrate our culture, language, heritage and creativity within our local communities and take part in events in your area this Culture Night! Venues and public spaces across the island of Ireland will open their doors to host a programme of free evening and late-night […]

New Water Refill Stations on Waterford Greenway

Bottle refill stations introduced along Waterford Greenway to reduce plastic waste Posted on July 10, 2019 by waterfordcouncilnews The Mayor of Waterford City and County Council, Councillor John Pratt has launched water bottle refill stations on the Waterford Greenway. These stations are now located along the Greenway at Abbeyside, Ballylynch Cross, Kilmacthomas Station and Bilberry […]

Spanish journalists say Olé to Ireland’s Ancient East

Spanish journalists say Olé to Ireland’s Ancient East ~ 24.5 million Spaniards to read about Ireland ~ Four Spanish travel journalists have been exploring Ireland’s Ancient East, as guests of Tourism Ireland and Fáilte Ireland. They represent various Spanish publications – including a lifestyle magazine, national and regional newspapers, as well as popular websites – […]

West Waterford Festival of Food 2019

Taste, Trails and Theatre take center stage at 12th annual West Waterford Festival of Food West Waterford Festival of Food Dungarvan & West Waterford Friday, April 26th – Sunday, April 28th Each April, food lovers from across Ireland descend upon the scenic seaside town of Dungarvan for the West Waterford Festival of Food. It is […]

‘Biggest Year Yet’ planned for Mount Congreve Gardens

‘Biggest Year Yet’ planned for Mount Congreve Gardens Gardens will reopen to the public on February 28th 2019 The world famous Mount Congreve Gardens will reopen  to the public on Saturday, February 23rd and Sunday, February 24th from 11am to 4pm. The official season start is  Thursday, February 28th 2019. The 70 acres of spectacularly […]

Three Lunchtime talks by Dr. Eugene Broderick

Three Lunchtime talks by Dr. Eugene Broderick Waterford Treasures – Three Museums in the Viking Triangle Waterford Treasures Talks 2019 – presents the 6th Series of three lunchtime talks by Dr. Eugene Broderick. ‘A Republic at last: Ireland, 1945-1951’ Wed. 20th February: ‘De Valera Defeated, 1945-1948’ Having successfully brought Ireland through the war years, De Valera now […]

Be a Tourist In Your Own City

Be a Tourist In Your Own City Waterford Credit Union have teamed up with Waterford Treasures to give you the opportunity to visit the award winning Medieval Museum, the beautiful Georgian Bishop’s Palace and the world’s first Viking 3D Virtual Reality Adventure – the King of the Vikings for ‘FREE’ every weekend (Saturday & Sunday) […]

Waterford Winners at CIE Tours International Annual Awards

Dooley’s Hotel Awarded ‘Best 3 Star Hotel’ in Ireland at CIE Tours International Annual Awards of Excellence Granville Hotel, Marine Bar and House of Waterford Crystal win Merit Awards   Dublin, Tuesday 29th January: Dooley’s Hotel, Waterford is celebrating after being awarded A Gold Excellence Award and the status of ‘Best 3 Star Hotel’ in […]

King of the Vikings Up for Award

King of the Vikings nominated for Irish Tourism Industry Awards 2019 World’s first Virtual Reality Viking Experience in Waterford receives well deserved nomination – a true journey back in time! Congratulations to all of the team at the world’s first Viking 3D Virtual Reality Adventure – the King of the Vikings on getting to the […]