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St. Peter and Paul's Church

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Paul St. | Cork City, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 6573
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worth a visit very old church in an old part of Cork city the architecture is fantastic very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Teresa S
County Cork, Ireland
Sanctuary of peace and quiet contemplation

There is something within this most magnificent church for everyone, whether you are religious or... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
James O
Cork, Ireland
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Paul St. | Cork City, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 427 6573
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

worth a visit very old church in an old part of Cork city the architecture is fantastic very peaceful

Thank Teresa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is something within this most magnificent church for everyone, whether you are religious or not. Firstly on walking through the doors into the dimly lit church the peace and quiet envelopes you, as not a single sound of the external hustle and bustle penetrates...More

1  Thank James O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My favourite church in Ireland. So beautiful, peaceful and tranquil and the architecture is magnificent.

Thank Aoife L
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Very impressive and quite beautiful. This is right in the City Centre and will surprise you when you step inside. It is not something you would immediately expect to be here hidden in amongst the houses, shops and usual city centre type buildings. If you...More

Thank miguelangeldee
Reviewed 26 September 2017

St Peter and Pauls church is by far one of the most beautiful churches in Ireland. The architecture is very impressive. Do not let its location fool you!

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I was amazed at the magnificence of this church, just like the style that I remember from my childhood in Liverpool. Slightly scary statues to a small child!!!. Good that it is open for visitors and prayers. It made me sad to think that my...More

Thank grandmamam
Reviewed 14 September 2017

You can find this church on Paul street, it's almost hidden between the houses. It's very nice from the outside, we couldn't go inside as it was shut at the time.

Thank Janulik
Reviewed 13 September 2017

A visit to Saints Peter and Pauls church is a must. even if you have only 5 minutes to spare it is worth a visit. Situated right in the heart of the city, just off Patrick Street near the Bank of Ireland, it couldn't be...More

1  Thank daithi0
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Free to enter. The catholic church was completed in 1866 & is one of Cork's finest. The Gothic Revival architecture is beautiful. The stained glass windows, large columns, marble, & carved wood is gorgeous. Do not miss the large carving of Jesus on the cross...More

Thank Debra C
Reviewed 9 September 2017

A lovely church with a wonderful and welcoming vibe. I went into the church to pray and the church is so beautiful and warm and made me remember how proud I am to be Catholic.

Thank Jeannette C
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