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St. Patrick's Cathedral (Roman Catholic)

Cathedral Road, Armagh BT61 7QX, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3752 2813
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Great place to visit!

It takes your breath away. Wonderful architecture and great story behind it. Very peaceful and... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2016
sasy_smile
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Ireland
Beautiful

Beautiful cathedral. The mosaics are incredible and so intricate and detailed - walls, ceilings and... read more

Reviewed July 11, 2016
thelittleredrobin
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Construction of this imposing Cathedral was started in 1840, dedicated for worship in 1873, and its magnificent interior décor completed in the early 20th century.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Cathedral Road, Armagh BT61 7QX, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 3752 2813
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Reviewed July 20, 2016

It takes your breath away. Wonderful architecture and great story behind it. Very peaceful and beautiful place.

Thank sasy_smile
Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful cathedral. The mosaics are incredible and so intricate and detailed - walls, ceilings and floors. Enjoyed visiting it.

Thank thelittleredrobin
Reviewed July 7, 2016

A beautiful cathedral full of art, light and the Holy Spirit. Look out for the pastel-coloured wall mosaics and the floor tiles whose scrolling pattern is based on the Book of Kells.

Thank AgnesFulton
Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

St Patrick's is one of the most beautiful cathedrals I've been too, I've heard so much about this place I've seen it on TV and I just had to go and see it. Definitely well worth it outstanding beauty

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed July 2, 2016

This is such a stunningly beautiful and restful place to take a few minutes out, whatever your beliefs or even if you have none. I never visit Armagh without dropping in and it's worth doing it in the dark of winter when the lighting and...More

Thank car0line1973
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

This place is a a must for visitors to Armagh, along with St Patrick's COI cathedral. It is an amazing architectural structure ... beautiful inside and out. Words don't do it justice so make it top of your list on your visit to Armagh.

Thank hamilton_conor
Reviewed June 23, 2016

We happened to go to mass on First Communion Sunday. Seeing the little ones all cleaned up and expectant, was precious. Gift shop in the front of the church. Bathrooms in the back, outside entrance.

Thank Christine H
Reviewed June 21, 2016

Amazing Breath Taking Cathedral the location is all amazing its so peaceful and quiet. No public toilets which was disappointing. When visting Armagh please visit this lovely Cathedral.

Thank Deborah R
Reviewed June 19, 2016

We came to Armagh for this, and happened to visit during a First Communion for the parish school. The crowds did not diminish the majesty of the cathedral. This is well preserved and kept despite its constant use by the community.

Thank alhlstnam
Reviewed June 15, 2016

The location and exterior views of the Cathedral are amazing. Inside there is a feeling of peace, calm and serenity. The lofty and spacious, uncluttered interior with exquisite mosaic wall tiling make this probably the most beautiful Cathedral I have visited. Access is good, either...More

Thank MrWandMrsW
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