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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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Beautiful

The Cathedral is a traditional, large Gothic church; however, there are beautiful mosaics on the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
184marthas
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Lewes, Delaware
Impressive!

Very impressive building, interesting contract to CI cathedral nearby, with there history... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
mtp101
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County Kerry, Ireland
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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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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Cathedral is a traditional, large Gothic church; however, there are beautiful mosaics on the walls and floors - Celtic symbols that are magnificent. The ceilings are also covered with detailed mosaics. It opens to a great view of the city from high on the...More

Thank 184marthas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very impressive building, interesting contract to CI cathedral nearby, with there history intertwined, any visitor should try to see both, both very interesting and worth the small climbs up to them..

Thank mtp101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Most beautiful cathedral my eyes have ever seen. The gift shop had wonderful gifts and reasonably priced to bring back gifts for the family!! A must see for sure!

Thank Kimberly S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is the Catholic cathedral of Armagh. It is located at the end of a very scenic stairway and is really impressive. It has two side bell towers that make it look even slimmer toward the sky. Inside there are 3 aisles and it's all...More

Thank Flavio B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After trudging up the approximate 60 steps or so on an extremely windy day without suffering a heart attack, I looked at the surrounding view of Armagh and was blown away (almost literally). The interior is also beautiful, lots of marble, stained glass, wood, frescoes,...More

Thank NHjo
Reviewed 6 September 2017

A beautiful cathedral set on an imposing site one of he highlights of beautiful Armagh. Cathedral and Planetarium make Armagh a really great place to go.

Thank fomurphy
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Well worth a visit great position on top of the hill to look out over Armagh City Outside its beautiful but Inside it is stunning

Thank michael j
Reviewed 14 August 2017

You'd think most Cathedrals would be pretty much the same but this one is painted on the walls. It was truly beautiful and I liked the story about St Patrick which you can read about before you climb the steps up to the building.

Thank SherrySaunders
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

A very impressive building sits high up on a hill . Beautiful architecture peaceful place has a little religious shop lovely stain glass window

Thank cmurphy5790
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

This is an impressive Cathedral not just in the architecture but in the history of it and it's connection with St Patrick.

Thank Carrie568
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