Visitor Information

The Dunbrody Famine Ship is moored on the quayside in the town of New Ross. New Ross is centrally located in the South-East of Ireland and conveniently close to Wexford town and Kilkenny and Waterford cities.

With the opening of the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Bridge in January 2020, New Ross is now so easily accessible making it a perfect addition to any tourist’s itinerary.

Opening Times & Prices

The Dunbrody Ship, Visitor Centre and Captains Table Restaurant are open 362 days of the year.

April-September 9:00am-6:00pm (last tour @ 5:00pm)

October-March 9:00am-5:00pm (last tour @ 4:00pm)

  • The Dunbrody tour is fully wheelchair and buggy accessible
  • Family Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Ideal attraction for school tours as we provide an educational and entertaining tour that actively engages young people with a critically important era of Irish history.

Ticket Prices

Joint Ticket option available with our sister attraction, the Kennedy Homestead

Group Rate available on request, email

Getting Here

Driving Times to New Ross

Driving times are approximate, and depend on traffic and weather conditions.

Education at The Dunbrody Famine Ship