A visit to the jaw-dropping Exhibit of the famous Battle of Waterloo is a must. It depicts the historic and monumental battle of Waterloo 1815.
Learn how the Irish Commander Duke of Wellington recruited over 30000 Irish men to the British army and how these courageous men fought off the French troops under Napoleon Bonaparte.
The huge Diorama, totalling 26 x 13 feet (8×4 Metres) in size, houses 15,000 hand cast and painted model figures. All figures are from the Prince August range of products and are available in our shop. “Making history fun”
Watch an introduction to the battle on a giant video screen.
MAKE & PAINT A FIGURE: Take part in a 40 min workshop suitable for adults and kids!!
1: Choose your figure
2: Cast it
3: Paint it
4: Take it home!!
The visitor centre also has a treasure trove of hand painted figures:
All available at Factory Prices!!
BRING THE CHILD OUT IN YOU!
Open Daily Year Round
Monday to Friday: 09:00–17:00
Weekends and Bank Holiday: 10:00–17:00
Admission Rates 2019
Child (under 10): Free
Workshops: from €5 before 11:30
10% discount for booking online
Gift shop on-site as well as Picnic Area, Coffee Dock, Tuck Shop
Free parking for cars, coaches and jaunting cars
Halfway between Cork and Killarney. 40min drive from either. Well signposted on N22. More information on their website – ‘How to find us’ page
Kilnamartyra Village , Macroom, Co. Cork, Ireland
‘Your Daily Adventure’ is loved by visitors. There is so much to enjoy, we’ve had to create six regional editions to cover every part of Ireland.
Each FREE edition is packed with up-to-date information on all there is to do, see and enjoy around Ireland. Watch out for them in your travels, or ask for them by name ‘Your Daily Adventure’. They are stocked in most places visitors’ frequent – particularly visitor-friendly accommodation!