House of Waterford Crystal
Originally founded by George and William Penrose in 1783, Waterford Crystal is world-renowned for quality and beauty. The new House of Waterford Crystal comprises an actual living and breathing crystal factory tour, fascinating visitor centre and opulent retail store housing the largest collection of Waterford Crystal in the world. Located in a brand new contemporary building in the heart of a beautiful Waterford City, it can be rightfully considered to be a highlight of any visit to the Ireland's oldest town. Take a guided factory tour, learn about the centuries-rich traditions of crystal making, admire the craftsmanship of our artisans, get a first hand access to all areas of traditional crystal production. The House of Waterford Crystal presents visitors with a truly unique opportunity to gain an insight into how some of the world's most exquisite crystal pieces are created.