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Address: Limerick Road, Killaloe, Ireland
Phone Number: 353-61-76687
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A must visit

This is a great place to visit - just so interesting - I was there as part of a group and got the history - try and get a tour and hear the bells ring - also organ playing... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 28, 2015
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Limerick, Ireland
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Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

This is a great place to visit - just so interesting - I was there as part of a group and got the history - try and get a tour and hear the bells ring - also organ playing -definitely will be looking out for some events here over the Winter - the acoustics would be fantastic

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Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

beautiful, historic cathedral steeped in history.... that you feel hits you as you enter the building. Gorgeous

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Dublin
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

We visited on a Friday afternoon and found the Cathedral closed. This was disappointing as there was little to see in the grounds. However, we continued our walk up the town and visited St Flannan's Catholic Church. In the grounds are the ruins of St. Lua's oratory, built between 1000 and 1150. This was moved from Friar's island to the... More 

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Felixstowe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

A peaceful travel back in time. History explained and in such a relaxed atmosphere. Set on the Banks of loch Derg in the town of Killaloe the Cathedral is a real jewel.

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Dublin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Nice old church, not very big, centrally located in the town near the river, parking can be an issue in this area. Really old church beside it too which is worth a walk around

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I found the church itself fairly average. But there are several quite remarkable artefacts to see, which make a visit well worthwhile. The Ogham Stone is apparently the only example known to bear inscriptions both in runic and ogham script. There is also a 12th century celtic high cross and a 13th century font. Finally there is also a romanesque... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Had a nice time visiting the cathedral and grounds. The cathedral is in the lovely quiet town of Killaloe. Great place to simply enjoy.

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County Clare, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

St. Flannan's Cathedral style is mainly Gothic but there are traces of earlier styles. Check out the 12th century Romanesque Doorway, an Ogham Stone dating to about 1,000AD, a 12th century High Cross, the Cathedral's largest oak scree, 13th century font and its spectacular East Window-erected in 1865. Admission is free but it is worth noting the Cathedral is a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

The Pope is the bishop of this church. The cemetery has dozens of different Celtic crosses. The church is beautiful. It is worth a visit.

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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

Beautiful little cathedral with a great history and interesting artefacts. We stayed an hour as there was so much to see.

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