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Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience

The Quay, New Ross, Ireland
+353 51 425 239
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Dunbrody Famine Ship

A great experience! This was a dramatised presentation of what life would have been like for those... read more

Reviewed yesterday
County Louth, Ireland
Dalton visit

Fantastic tour guide best have ever had, well worth a visit kids fascinated with the tour, we will... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Brian D
Attard, Malta
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The Quay, New Ross, Ireland
+353 51 425 239
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Reviewed yesterday

A great experience! This was a dramatised presentation of what life would have been like for those who took the famine ships to America in the 1800's. The tour of the ship was done as a dramatic performance by actors on board the ship. It...More

Thank EandB_HappyOut
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Fantastic tour guide best have ever had, well worth a visit kids fascinated with the tour, we will be back again, the Malta folk

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed our visit to the Dunbrody Famine Ship. Tour guide was excellent and clearly tailored his tour for the group. There was a strong focus on the Canadians in the group and subtitles and booklets were provided for the French speakers. We were given plenty...More

Thank mar252016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very informative tour. Tour guides were brilliant. Great for kids. Good value. A discounted double ticket can be bought for this tour and Kennedy homestead. Parking nearby.

Thank Paul t
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped to look at the Famine Ship experience and thoroughly enjoyed the presentation and the ship itself. The role-play by the presenters added greatly to the atmosphere and I was impressed by the depth of knowledge shown by our guide. In many ways it...More

Thank Malcolm M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived as a large group. The staff could not have done enough for us. The whole experience was brilliant , well worth a visit.

Thank catsandcol
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped off at the Dunbrody en-route to Rosslare. Enjoyed ready about the famous historical figures (JFK, etc) that have links to Ireland. Found the tour on the Dunbrody very informative as well as being quite poignant and sad. You could really get a sense of...More

Thank FrancisfMurtagh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very well presented and organised. Our tour guide was absolutely brilliant. Enjoyed exploring the ship afterwards. Lovely restaurant upstairs too. Definitely worth visiting!

Thank grace m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very well run replica ship, this presents history in an engaging way. You have chance to see the living conditions on-board and actors tell stories of emigrants. Recommended for the hour or so presentation and a look around. Good value for entry, we didn't...More

Thank TrewinDorset
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was very disappointed about this . first price it is not adequate tor this what u see 10 euro for adult it is big joke . I totally do not recommend

Thank Dragonleo R
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18 February 2017|
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Response from rorypower | Reviewed this property |
Waterford is the closest train station to New Ross. The only train to Waterford is from Dublin and the stations on that line. There is a good bus service that will get you from Killarney to Cork and then Cork to New Ross... More
12 September 2016|
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Response from Lorraine o | Reviewed this property |
Contact the SS Dunbrody attraction, they have a genealogy resources onsite, plus they hold passenger lists for many of the people that traveled from the port. They will also be able to put you in touch with local... More
4 August 2016|
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Response from sweety1960 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I rang them that would be fine to bring dog