Discover the origins of this world-famous crystal on a factory tour. Get an up close view of the manufacturing facility that melts 750 tonnes of crystal per annum, feel the heat of the furnace and witness the skills of the craftsmen.
After the tour, visit the retail store, home to the largest collection of Waterford Crystal in the world. The exhibition of Sporting Trophies and Statement pieces is also a must-see attraction.
After your visit, join an unforgettable guided walking tour of Waterford’s rich and colourful history. The Viking Triangle Experience takes you back to the time of the Vikings who first founded Ireland’s oldest city and brings you up to the Victorian period.
Open: Open year round. Check website for opening hours.
Admission: Admission fees apply.
Getting there from Dublin: Day Trip from Dublin by Train. Tour DH01, which also visits Kilkenny City, departs from Heuston Station Dublin at 07.25h and arrives back into Heuston Station Dublin at 20.00h
For further information see www.railtoursireland.com