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The Viking Triangle

High Street and Henrietta Street, Waterford, Ireland
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Waterford Viking Triangle is the cultural and historic centre of Waterford, Ireland's oldest city, where in 914 A.D. the Vikings first settled. It is a tranquil place, characterised by narrow streets, historic architecture, atmospheric public spaces and unique cultural and heritage attractions. Wander through Waterford Viking Triangle, visit the home of the global brand that is Waterford Crystal, nine national monuments including a 13th century underground wine vault, three world class museums (Viking, Medieval and Georgian) as well as an array of craft studios, cafes and excellent gift shops. Over 1,000 years of history unfold in just 1,000 paces in this compact and authentically charming location.
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High Street and Henrietta Street, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was place was great. If you are interested in Vikings then you need to visit. Certainly discusses Viking history but I feel you need to actually go into some attractions to have the whole experience. Walking around is nice but only a minimum experience.

Thank Nicholas D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a tour of the Viking triangle and we were glad we did,we had wonderful guide who was very informative and had a great spence of humour, I used my small mobility scooter and apart from climbing to the top of Reginald's tower( which...More

Thank margaret j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nicely presented with several interesting locations Viking, medieval, 19th century right up to recent past

Thank Kelvin J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A few block walk through the streets of Waterford , Ireland to see several Viking sites.intresting for all ages.

Thank Santaone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is interesting how the modern developers have taken the old and built around and over it to make it new. Beautiful architecture, art and history across the road from the Waterford Chrystal showroom,

Thank Dave-Marilyn-15301
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This whole are is very inetresting with a real viking boat to see close up. Children would love to see it, I'm sure

Reviewed 16 June 2017

This is a typical Viking tower of stone right on the corner leading,up to the Waterford crystal location. There is also a replica of a Viking boat next to it

Thank Jotum
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This spot is right on the corner of the main street walking allong the waterside and progressing toward the Waterford factory and other museum/historical spots. It offers examples of history and represents preserved aspects in the local area.

Thank PGK12014
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Loved the little alley way and terrace in front of the buildings. It gives a good perspective as to how old some of the buildings are in Ireland.

Thank davechardon
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We were very excited to visit Viking Triangle to explore the Norwegian influence on Irish history. It probably could have been a great experience, but there is road construction going on all over the place, traffic was backed up, people were stressed and rude, and...More

Thank surfercharlie
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