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St. Peter's Cork

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Address: Saint Peters 87A North Main Street, Cork, Ireland
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+353 21 427 9925
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11:00 - 15:00
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Sun 11:00 - 15:00
Tue - Wed 10:00 - 17:00
Thu - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
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In 2016 St. Peter's Cork has been reopened as the Cork 1916 Centre of...

In 2016 St. Peter's Cork has been reopened as the Cork 1916 Centre of Commemoration. The former Cork Vision Centre now under new management. Come in and enjoy a variety of exhibitions in a beautiful building. Cork city's oldest standing Church now has one of Cork's newest cafes. Grab a coffee and enjoy the friendly space.

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Exhibition space in old church

A deconsecrated church located on what was once the heart of medieval Cork - hence the name of the street being North Main Street. This church completed in late 18th century on... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2016
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Newhaven, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 October 2016

A well presented and poignant presentation of the events leading up to the Irish struggle for independence. All the significant events of 100 years ago are clearly documented around the walls of this former church, with the main and the minor protagonists remembered.

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Ian O, Marketing Manager at St. Peter's Cork, responded to this review

Thank you for the positive review. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed the exhibition. More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

A deconsecrated church located on what was once the heart of medieval Cork - hence the name of the street being North Main Street. This church completed in late 18th century on site of an earlier church still has some evidence of its history - in a side alter on the right as you come in the main door. Used... More 

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Reviewed 25 February 2016

Well, if you're in Cork, and would like to know more about the 1916 Easter Rising, there is an excellent presentation in the old St. Peter's Church on North Main Street. This covers the political background, the events (before, during and after), the key people involved, what happened to them, etc., etc. Very well presented, and the summaries on the... More 

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Coleraine, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 May 2015

Known as Cork Vision Centre, the model of Cork city making a very interesting centre piece, easily accessible while exploring the shops.

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