We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: 11:00 - 22:00
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Great venue, once you have found it.

My kids and I were visiting Waterford back in July and I bought tickets to see a Japanese film... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Karen K
,
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
A lovely theatre.

Went to this theatre the other night lovely atmosphere here accommodates over a hundred people... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
James O
via mobile
Read all 19 reviews
6
All photos (6)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good31%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
About
Based in two beautiful Georgian buildings in Waterford city in the southeast of Ireland, Garter Lane Arts Centre presents a year-round programme of the best theatre, music, film, literature, dance, visual and children's art, with the support of the...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 11:00 - 22:00
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Contact
Garter Lane Theatre 22A O'Connell Street, Waterford, Ireland
Website
+353 51 855 038
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Waterford
from US$16.70
More Info
from US$8.30
More Info
from US$11.90
More Info
Reviews (19)
Filter reviews
19 results
Traveller rating
13
6
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
13
6
0
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewso'connell streetquaker meeting housecourthousetheatrefilmproduction
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 19 reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2017

My kids and I were visiting Waterford back in July and I bought tickets to see a Japanese film screening. I was using Google Maps to help me find the place as I wasn't sure where it was on George St. We were a bit...More

Thank Karen K
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Went to this theatre the other night lovely atmosphere here accommodates over a hundred people. Lovely place set in the centre of Waterford city. One woman production. Nice bars nearby Mahers and Tullys for a pint after the show. RecommendedMore

2  Thank James O
Caroline S, Manager at Garter Lane Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Dear Deiseboyz Delighted you enjoyed your visit to Garter Lane, and that you enjoyed Tender Mercies, starring Denise Quinn, a fine actor from Waterford. We have a busy programme here at the arts centre just now, and it's great to hear that you enjoyed this...More

Reviewed 11 February 2017

Garter Lane Arts Centre was, at one time, a Quaker Meeting House and, later, the magistrates courthouse. It is now a very active arts centre without rival in Waterford. It's a friendly, intimate place with a theatre which seats about 140 people and a gallery...More

Thank Ruairi T
Caroline S, Manager at Garter Lane Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017

Dear Ruairi Thank you for your very kind comments on Garter Lane Arts Centre; we're delighted you enjoy visiting our exhibitions and our theatre. We look forward to welcoming you back to the arts centre for your next visit! best wishes Caroline Senior Artistic Director

Reviewed 4 November 2016

I have attended various film nights at Garter Lane and have yet to be disappointed.So much better than the dearth of rubbish that so often plays in the local cinemas. You always get the feeling that they really appreciate the escence of what makes for...More

Thank Kiery
Caroline S, Manager at Garter Lane Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017

Dear Kiery My apologies for not writing to thank you for your kind comments last November for our film programme - we're delighted you enjoy it so much, and look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit! best wishes Caroline Senior Artistic Director

Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I love going to events at Garter Lane when I come to Waterford. It's a fantastic venue, great size for an intimate theatre experience. Unfortunately for me I come home in the summer when the program quietens but this year I went to see 16...More

Thank Ueba
Caroline S, Manager at Garter Lane Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 February 2017

Dear Ueba My apologies for not replying to your lovely review last year; we are delighted that you have enjoyed our programme here at Garter Lane and look forward to welcoming you back next time! best wishes Caroline Senior Artistic Director

Reviewed 11 September 2016

Have been attending concerts, plays, exhibitions and all other types of cultural events here for almost 20 years. Garter Lane is an integral part of the city's cultural & artistic scene. Keep up the good work!More

1  Thank Donal M
Caroline S, Manager at Garter Lane Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 13 September 2016

Dear Donal M Thank for taking the time to let us know your thoughts on Garter Lane, and glad that what we do is such a part of your life. We look forward to welcoming you next time to the arts centre! best wishes Caroline...More

Reviewed 31 August 2016

Garter Lane Theatre was, originally, the Waterford Quaker Meeting House and then, for a while, the local court house. It now comprises an art gallery and a theatre which offers the best in local theatre, music and dance that Waterford can produce and on Sunday...More

Thank Ruairi T
Caroline S, Manager at Garter Lane Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2016

Thank you Ruairi - we hope you can join us again for a show or exhibition at Garter Lane!

Reviewed 3 April 2016

As a freelance media creator I've worked at so many venues and always seem to come back to Garter Lane. Tech and front of house team are so helpful and professional, making my job so much easier as a result. Would recommend as a venue...More

1  Thank stephen07kelly
Caroline S, Manager at Garter Lane Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2016

Many thanks Stephen for your kind endorsement - looking forward to seeing you next time at Garter Lane

Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Fantastic multidisciplinary arts venue, friendly staff, relaxed atmosphere. I went to see a music show here with my Mum recently. We both really enjoyed it.

2  Thank Lauroar
Caroline S, Manager at Garter Lane Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2016

Sorry we're only responding now Lauroar - glad you enjoyed the show, and hope to see you again soon at Garter Lane

Reviewed 6 April 2015

enjoyed it great show drinks half time great building in pedestrian area recommend it in centre good value

1  Thank libertyClonmel
Caroline S, Manager at Garter Lane Arts Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2016

Apologies libertyClonmel for not acknowledging your kind comments - hope to see you again soon at Garter Lane

View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Garter Lane Arts Centre staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines