Top things to do

Top Choice Cafe in New Ross

Cafe Nutshell

Scones, breads and buns are all baked on the premises, inventive hot lunch specials utilise local produce and there's a great range of smoothies, juices and organic wines. Mains come with an array of fresh salads. T…
Top Choice Museum in New Ross

Dunbrody Famine Ship

Called 'coffin ships' due to their fatality rate, the leaky, smelly boats that hauled a generation of Irish emigrants to America are reimagined on board this replica ship on the New Ross waterfront. The emigrants' s…
Park in New Ross

John F Kennedy Arboretum

This beautiful woodland park, dedicated to the memory of JFK, has 4500 species of trees and shrubs spread across 252 hectares of woods and gardens, where walking trails meander among groves of eucalyptus, redwood, o…
Historic Site in New Ross

Kennedy Homestead

The birthplace of Patrick Kennedy, great-grandfather of John F Kennedy, is a farm that still looks much as it must have done 160 years ago. When JFK visited the farm in 1963 and hugged the current owner's grandmothe…