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Vinegar Hill Battlefield


The most famous site of the 1798 Rebellion, its current peace, serenity and spectacular views belies its background as one of the bloodiest battlefields in Irish history.

20,000 men, women and children faced 10,000 members of the Crown forces in a battle that lasted only four hours, but left 1,500 dead and a county distraught.

Address: Vinegar Hill, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford

Guided Tours: Available. Book through National 1798 Rebellion Centre.

Opening Times:  All year round

Entrance Fee: Free