Dunbrody Famine Ship
From The Riverside Park Hotel
Dunbrody Famine Ship is one of the premier tourist attractions in the south-east of Ireland. Centred on an authentic reproduction of an 1840’s emigrant vessel, it provides a world-class interpretation of the famine emigrant experience. Incorporating a guided tour, costumed performers and themed exhibitions of the highest quality, ‘The Dunbrody’ provides a unique insight into the bravery and fortitude with which Irish people faced.
As well as the Ship’s Tour, the Dunbrody Visitor Centre houses a charming river-view cafe and the Irish America Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame commemorates the critical contribution of Irish men and women to US history,
The attraction is located in New Ross. New Ross is conveniently close to the towns of Wexford, Kilkenny, Waterford and Enniscorthy.