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St Marys Cathedral

Saint Mary's Cathedral James's Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 772 1253
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“mosaic work” (3 reviews)
“chapter house” (3 reviews)
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Saint Mary's Cathedral James's Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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+353 56 772 1253
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"mosaic work"
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"chapter house"
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"italian marble"
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"pipe organ"
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"great architecture"
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"old church"
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"worth a visit"
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"black abbey"
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"walk around"
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"visiting kilkenny"
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"apse"
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"mass"
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"gothic"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It didn't take much time to have a look at this lovely Cathedral. So don't hesitate to walk into any Church here if you see the doors are open. This was lovely

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I found the cathedral very beautiful. I very quitely looked around and admired the details inside. I did not take a tour and the bookstore was closed on Monday for the summer.

Thank Sandy B
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This cathedral with its well kept ground, beautiful stained glass, and impressive structure should be made a part of any walking tour the departs from the castle area. Well worth the walk

Thank Kathy B
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Reviewed May 20, 2018

A nicely redone Cathedral off the Medieval Mile. No cost, but your time. Worth the short walk to take in the site. Don't need much more than about 15-20 minutes.

Thank dgbg100106
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Reviewed May 15, 2018

didn't have much time to investigate why in some descriptions it is under st johns evangelist church but the church has amazing altar

Thank Adriana K
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Reviewed May 10, 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed coming here and checking out the atmosphere and overall feeling of the cathedral and looking at the architecture here. It is a good site no matter if you are religious or not and as well it is easy to walk to from the...More

Thank KweqSmanit
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Reviewed May 8, 2018

This church is only a block or so off the main thoroughfare of Kilkenny and situated on a hill. The outside area is quiet, providing a nice respite from the city sounds. The inside is spectacular. The nave and transepts are gray stone, with little...More

Thank ParkerSturbridge
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Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

Another stunning must see in Kilkenny. The chapter house here has been completely restored with a super cafe in the basement with lift fitted for easy access from the carpark level. Public toilets here too.

Thank Kieran W
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Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

A beautiful and very ornate church undergoing renovations. Lovely for a moment of prayer and reflection.

Thank duv_9
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Reviewed March 14, 2018

Although the photograph on trip advisor is of the nearby St. Mary's Church, the Catholic Cathedral is indeed much larger, and there is a fine Organ in the Gallery, and the Altar is adorned in Black Kilkenny Marble. The Stained glass windows are a highlight...More

Thank robboWicklow
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