Our Exhibitions

Waterford and World War I
The following exhibition provides a glimpse into aspects of the First World War and life in Waterford 1914-1918 from the archives held in Waterford City and County.
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Waterford 1916-1918
Waterford from 1916-1918 was a time of rebellion.
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Shipwrecks off the Waterford Coast 1914-1918
There has been a long history of shipwrecks along the Waterford coast. During the First World War and the battle for control of the seas between the German and British navies many ships were sunk along the coast of Waterford in the period 1914-1918.
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River Blackwater Maps
The River Blackwater is an important feature in the landscape of County Waterford. The River Blackwater or Abhainn Mhór (Great River) rises in County Kerry and flows eastwards through Counties Cork and Waterford until it reaches Cappoquin where it changes direction to flow south through County Waterford to reach the sea at Youghal in County Cork.
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Holy Cross Church, Tramore
An exhibition and information on Holy Cross Church, Tramore, Co. Waterford.
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Notorious Women !
An exhibition and information on Notorious Woman of Waterford.
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Storybox: Licence to Dance
As part of the Explore Your Archive Campaign run by the Archives and Records Association (UK and Ireland) to raise awareness of archives Waterford County Archive would like to invite you to explore the Licence to Dance in Waterford.
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Storybox: A Step in Time
As part of the Explore Your Archive Campaign run by the Archives and Records Association (UK and Ireland) to raise awareness of archives Waterford County Archive would like to invite you to explore footwear from finest fashions to the filthiest feet.
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Curraghmore Vouchers
In the 19th century, the Curraghmore Estate was a large working estate with staff and tenants dependant upon the estate for their livelihoods. Among the surviving records for the Curraghmore Estate is a collection of vouchers that were given out by the Estate.
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Youghal Bridge - A Brief History
A brief history of this important conduit between Waterford and Cork, to mark its 50th anniversary, which passed in 2013.
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Waterford & The Royal College of Physicians
An interesting insight into how the College of Physicians come to own lands in County Waterford.
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