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This imposing Catholic church is the city's best known architectural landmark.
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Saint Mary's Church Cathedral Place, Killarney, Ireland
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Begun about 1842, but not completed until 1855, due to the crisis created by the potato famine, St. Mary's Cathedral was designed by noted British architect A.W.N. Pugin, and like most of his designs, was inspired by genuine medieval Gothic structures, rather than by fanciful...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Large cathedral with plenty of parking and conveniences, surprised it was not as old as if looked, enter quietly as services are usually taking place. Lovely Windows to this cathedral to be admired.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just attended a wedding there last week An amazing building Beautifull preserved warm and inviting Superb interior well worth a visit

Thank Valeriemary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a highlight of our trip. There was actually a wedding happening when we went it. It is a remarkable place, peaceful and old. The architecture was simply stunning.

Thank IdaNL64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have an hour to spare a must, such a well maintained cathedral about 2 minutes walk from the town centre.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The St Mary is a Roman Catholic cathedral right in the city center in front of the Killarney Plaza Hotel. At night it is beautifully illuminated with purple lights.

Thank Mei T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Before dinner in Killarney we attended Saturday Evening Mass at St. Mary’s Cathedral there. Morris, our guide for the Ring of Kerry tour earlier in the day, recommended we tour this Cathedral. On the sidewalk leading to side entrance we added some change in a...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have visited a number of cathedrals in Ireland on our latest tour. For the most part they are very nice but of course are not on the extravagant side as those in Italy or France. St Marys cathedral in Killarney is a wonderful building....More

Thank Malone2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in Killarney, don't miss the chance to see the St. Mary's Cathedral. It is breath-taking. I was able to pray at their Eucharistic Adoration while we were there. Truly a must see.

Thank Janice N
Reviewed September 7, 2018

St Mary’s is the Cathedral Church for the Diocese of Kerry. It is beautifully maintained and still acts as the parish church for the town of Killarney. Well worth the visit for a little quiet time.

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