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St. John the Evangelist Church

Upr. John Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Ranked #7 of 26 Attractions in Kilkenny
Type: Religious Sites
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Miami, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Even being near this place, you automatically want to know more about it. I know I did. The day we went in, it was completely empty so we sat inside for awhile and enjoyed some nice quiet beautiful church time, hah. This place exudes beauty and history. Make sure you visit !

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Omagh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Not there long enough to see what we would have liked.Wannted to take train to other places but due to our disappointment in our hotel had to leave even though we had travelled from Omagh.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Beautiful Interior and great venue for a wedding.Good grounds for parking and the wedding afters!Easily accessible from all city hotels

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Cleveland, Ohio area
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33 reviews 33 reviews
4 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We attended Palm Sunday Mass here. The church was beautiful. There are some really nice stained glass windows.

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Beaver Falls, Pennsylvania
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10 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

I happened upon St.John's one Saturday evening and since I was close to mass time I decided to go in. Although I am Protestant I felt such a sense of peace here. It is such a beautiful building and I felt wrapped in a peace while I was there. The people around me were friendly and I found this a... More

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ft myers
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

there are many sites as you stroll through the town toward the Castle and across the beautiful bridge flowers everywhere

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La Mirada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

I loved the architecture, the floors and ceilings, and the price (free) The grounds had nice trees, and we were welcome to look around at our leisure. Beautiful statues and paintings inside.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
33 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

We attended Mass here on a cold Saturday evening. The church was well heated so we were very comfortable. The pews and kneelers provide adequate room for sitting, standing, and kneeling. This is a beautiful old church at the top of John Street opposite McDonagh Junction shopping centre.

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norfolk
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2012

Good choir at 11 am mass as it was international gospel choir festival that weekend Nice friendly church

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012 via mobile

Great spot on our self guided tour in this region.

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