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The Ros Tapestry is a unique project ongoing in the South East since 1998, involving over 150 stitchers working on 15 giant tapestries panels It is an excellent example of creativity and community spirit on a grand scale and depicts Norman History...more
Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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14 The Quay | The Quay, New Ross Y34 PX31, Ireland
All reviews panels depicting audio guide local history across the road small building nearing completion national treasure hidden treasure own pace well worth a visit on display the dunbrody famine ship stitch project volunteers embroidered art
A guided tour of this little facility is essential in order to understand the nature and provenance of the tapestries. On Mondays and Tuesdays the stitchers can be seen at work. An hour is needed to fully understand what has been developed here. There are...More
MarionC774, Development Officer at Ros Tapestry Exhibition Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018
Thank you for your kind review, we are so happy you enjoyed the experience.
I didn't quite know what to expect and neither did my husband. He reluctantly went with me. However, he was hooked as was I. An artist has drawn on linen, then artisans have sewn these designs. Very contemporary.The way they tell the story is mesmerizing....More
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MarionC774, Development Officer at Ros Tapestry Exhibition Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2018
Thank you so much for your lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit.
Inside an unassuming building on the quay in New Ross resides an extraordinary set of beautifully hand created tapestry panels depicting the Celtic + Norman history of this part of Ireland. Even more amazing is the human effort and talent behind every stitch. A work...More
MarionC774, Development Officer at Ros Tapestry Exhibition Center, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018
Thank you so much for your wonderful review, most appreciated.
The Ros Tapestry is WONDROUS.
The interpretive centre on the Quays at New Ross is a testimony to the shared skills of a large group of visionaries and crafts people.
It was our pleasure to follow the story of Wexford through recorder and personal headphones...More
MarionC774, Development Officer at Ros Tapestry Exhibition Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 7, 2018
Thank you so much for your wonderful review. It was a great pleasure to meet you and your enjoyment of your visit was wonderful to see. We hope to see you again in the future.
Not sure what our expectations were! Found building and we were given an overview by a knowledgeable and friendly lady. We were given audio equipment and allowed to wander around the tapestries and listen to the history - enthralling. Went upstairs to look at the...More
MarionC774, Dev. Officer at Ros Tapestry Exhibition Center, responded to this reviewResponded August 1, 2018
Thank you for your wonderful review much appreciated. We do hope you will visit again.
We have been visiting the tapestry since 2007 and now the story of New Ross is nearing completion. If you stitch in any form this is a must. Hopefully next time we visit the tapestry will have a suitable, permanent home that will preserve this...More
MarionC774, Development Officer at Ros Tapestry Exhibition Center, responded to this reviewResponded July 6, 2018
Thank you so much for your response, we are delighted you enjoyed your visit.
Such an interesting tour !! The way it's don't is really clever. There A no guide just head phones and everyone goes along listening to a podcast in their own time. No rushing... lots of time to admire the stitch work.
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MarionC774, Development Officer at Ros Tapestry Exhibition Center, responded to this reviewResponded February 15, 2018
Thank you so much for your kind response to your visit. We are delighted you enjoyed the experience.
This is a wonderful place to bring young or old as it s equally enjoyable for all ages. The Tapestries are beautifully done and give a very good insight to the history of the area. There is the option of a guided or self guided...More
Marion C, Development Officer at Ros Tapestry Exhibition Center, responded to this reviewResponded February 9, 2018
Thank you so much for your wonderful review we are so happy you enjoyed your visit.
Wonderful experience, not to be missed and can so easily happen. On the quay in New Ross just across the street from the statue of JFK.
The tapestries are so beautifully done and very colourful and the history contained in them is so interesting, which...More