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St. Peter and Paul's Church

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A beautiful Church.

I was especially interested in this Church as my ancestors were married here. Paddy from the church... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lrp62
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Sydney, Australia
Very beautiful church

We had a lovely visit here’s to light a candle and say a prayer. Beautiful altar, one of many... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Mirtha
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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was especially interested in this Church as my ancestors were married here. Paddy from the church office was able to obtain a copy of the original marriage certificate which I was so grateful for.

Thank Lrp62
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We had a lovely visit here’s to light a candle and say a prayer. Beautiful altar, one of many lovely churches in Cork

Thank Mirtha
Reviewed 23 September 2018

We stepped into the church to light a few candles for friends and discovered a beautifully kept church. The building was well maintained, the stainglass windows are beautiful as well as the workwork and marble. It was a beautiful surprise and worth the stop.

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Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Wasn’t worth taking the train there and back to spend 10 minutes in the church. They have not maintained the exterior of the church. So many churches that are much more beautiful.

Thank MANSIONMAN
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Imposing grey building. The glass panels a bit modern for me but still bright and illuminating. Not as intricate as cathedrals in Rome or Paris.

Thank SydnTooli
Reviewed 23 August 2018

There's something about this Church which is near impossible to put into words. There's the peaceful atmosphere like a quiet oasis in the heart of the city where you can just sit and totally relax. The Church itself is the Parish Church of Cork inner...More

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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

It is a nice church. It was a 4 min. walk from my hotel. ( The Metropole Hotel ; see other review ).

Thank Denis L
Reviewed 30 July 2018

My husband and I visited the church for the Sunday morning Mass in Irish. We do not speak a word of Irish, but the Catholic Mass is universal, so we thought we could follow along. The church is absolutely beautiful, with lots of intricate wood...More

1  Thank LeRoyFam
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Nice to get away from the busy streets. Some beautiful wooden carvings in the church. Nice and central with good cafes nearby.

Thank Zoe F
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Just 20 metres off Patrick's St., this is probably the most 'soulful' church in Cork ! You get an instant sense of calmness when you enter and while it may not have the magnificent stained glass of others who bear the same name, it is...More

1  Thank Joseph C
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I think you should be welcome in any church whether christian or not. Easter is going to be very full as it is the highest holiday, and I advise arriving an hour or two before to get a seat. To be polite, I would sit to... More
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