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The House of Waterford Crystal

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The Mall, Waterford City, Waterford,
T: +353(0)51317000

Visit the world's largest collection of Waterford Crystal in the city that gave this iconic Irish brand its name. Watch the craftsmen at work followed by a visit to the opulent retail store, all located in the centre of the Viking city of Waterford.

Waterford Crystal has moved to a magnificent new home in the heart of Waterford City. A unique highlight of a visit is the factory tour which gives an up close insight into the centuries old tradition of Waterford Crystal making. Feel the heat of the furnace and marvel at the skills of our craftsmen.

The factory tour includes the following traditional production areas; wooden mould making, crystal blowing and furnace, crystal cutting and quality inspection and finishing. Yet more stages to creating this beautiful product include crystal sculpting, engraving and design inspiration. After the tour indulge your passion for the world’s most famous crystal in a lavish retail store, which houses the largest collection of Waterford Crystal found anywhere in the world.An exhibition of sporting trophies and statement pieces is an absolute must see attraction.

The complimentary visitor retail experience includes the largest display of Waterford Crystal in the world, retail store, exhibition and crystal installation areas, coffee shop and worldwide shipping facility. Adjacent car parking is also available.