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St. Mary's Cathedral

Cathedral Pl., Killarney, Ireland
353-64-31014
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Ranked #9 of 64 Attractions in Killarney
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious Sites, Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Architectural Buildings
Description: This imposing Catholic church is the city's best known architectural landmark.
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Madrid
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

It can be reached from Killarney center walking along Mission Street, a relaxing walk, I visited it in the evening , quiet , calm and impressive

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Lititz, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

This cathedral is beautiful, impressive, awe inspiring and peaceful not to mention the fact that it is looked after by a very nice and helpful sexton.

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Mesa, Arizona
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90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is another one of those gorgeous churches that you just have to step into to appreciate. The stained glass and building itself will charm you.

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Miami, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Breath taking Cathedral. You won't regret and your eyes will be very thankful you let them catch a glimpse of this gorgeous place.

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Middleburg Hts.
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

This gorgeous church just happened to be close by when we needed to get to church. The architecture was impressive. The priest was very welcoming.

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ny
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

When we went, there was a mass about to take place, so we basically took some photos, lit a candle and left so we wouldn't be rude.

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Cork
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Nice building but plenty like this around, and many more beautiful churches and cathedrals around the world.

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County Cork, Ireland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

What a beautiful building and so well cared for. We went to say a prayer but Holy Mass was on and the church was so full that we had to stay outside with lots of other people, but it did not bother us at the least as it was beautiful to see so many people at a service. We said... More

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Brownsville, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

No matter what your beliefs, this church is worth a visit. Huge tall grey spires and somewhat of a gothic look. This is probably one of the city's most famous landmarks. I was happy to be able to see it and it was a welcome a peaceful place to visit after a long day of touring. Nice stained glass windows... More

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We visited this relatively modern Cathedral on a recent visit to Killarney. The stained glass windows are both fairly tradtional and some modern and it is a wonderful mix, and something different. We were fortunate that we had a sunny day for our visit which showed the stained glass off to its best.Well worth a visit.

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