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Dunbrody Famine Ship Experience

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The Quay, New Ross, Ireland
+353 51 425 239
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Great tour and interesting history

Visited the "Coffin Ship" in August 2017 with my wife and 3year old son. This was a really... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Dublin, Ireland
Very interesting tour

If you have the time then visit this attraction. The replica famine ship is amazing and the guides... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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The Quay, New Ross, Ireland
+353 51 425 239
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited the "Coffin Ship" in August 2017 with my wife and 3year old son. This was a really interesting and well put together tour and talk. The guide was engaging and knowledgeable, and even with the well-worn cheesy jokes thrown into his talk he was...More

Thank BaldyConscience
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you have the time then visit this attraction. The replica famine ship is amazing and the guides are full of knowledge..... we were shown around by Paul who was funny and informative. You get the opportunity to look around the ship yourself whilst on...More

Thank CMH31
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good tour with actors playing passengers keeps it entertaining. Good lunch in the cafe afterwards. Well worth a visit.

Thank Jonathan746
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Popped in for breakfast. Coffee good and hubbys mini irish bf nice witg black and white pudding done to perfection. The pancake stack was aptly named ... it could be used as building blocks. Couldnt even get my fork into one of them.

Thank Adoe4
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great tour brought to life by are tour guide Mark, would recommend to all , fantastic coffee shop and gift shop.

Thank Fra F
Reviewed 1 week ago

What an experience. Our guide, Mark, was brilliant. Characters in costume made it all come to life. Kids enjoyed it and so did grandma so suitable for all ages. Lunch in the restaurant upstairs was wonderful and the staff were so friendly.

Thank sharonbisby
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very interesting, very interactive we loved the actors playing there roles of passengers on this coffin ship from New Ross Wexford to New York. The host was also great everyone enjoyed it young and old. It had a cafe and shop. The emirates flame out...More

Thank chairlegs
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic opportunity for families! Our guide Justin was energetic and knowledgeable . Fantastic with the children on the tour and kept them engaged and entertained. It's definitely worth a visit. Tour takes about 45 mins.

Thank marieclclare
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on last trip of the day with Jason. He was a great guide, witty, interesting and most importantly involved the kids. Thanks

Thank kikimmm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I loved this place....the sense of history, added to the experience of walking around the ship itself, was great from start to finish. Literally, from walking in the front door.......went up to the restaurant then, and while quite expensive, very acceptable .....would definitely recommend here...More

Thank thechefIreland
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18 February 2017|
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Response from Roccowex | Reviewed this property |
Sorry guys - only seeing your question now - Bus Eirean Expressway bus would be a better option from Killarney to New Ross - the train journey is rather convoluted & would involve several changes. Walking to the Dunbrody... 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
3 August 2016|
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Response from sweety1960 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I rang them that would be fine to bring dog