National 1798 Rebellion Centre


Vividly discover the 1798 Rebellion, one of the most seminal events in Ireland's history.

Fanned by flames of Revolution in America and France, the events of 1798 in Ireland are etched forever on Irish history.  Vividly re-told in an exciting interpretation of events the “Rebellion Experience” at The National 1798 Rebellion Centre is not to be missed. 

On your visit you will meet the key figures of the Rebellion, participate in our state of the art 4D battle of Vinegar Hill Experience, discover how weapons from the period worked and learn in gruesome detail how some 20,000 insurgents faced the might of 10,000 well-trained and well-armed Crown Forces.

Opening Times:
Monday to Friday 9.30am to 5pm.
Last entry to exhibition 45 mins prior to closing time.
Sat & Sun and Bank Holiday closed seasonally.(see website for up to date details)
Group Bookings (10+) taken at other times .Contact Centre on 053 9237596/9234699.

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Check out some of our videos here:

Rebellion is Here


Enniscorthy Town is only an hour from both Waterford and Kilkenny Cities.

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Opening Times: 
Monday to Friday, 9.30am to 5pm | Saturdays, Sundays and Bank Holiday Mondays, 12pm to 5pm