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St. Mary's Cathedral

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Address: Saint Mary's Church Cathedral Place, Killarney, Ireland
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353-64-31014
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This imposing Catholic church is the city's best known architectural...

This imposing Catholic church is the city's best known architectural landmark.

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St. Mary's is in excellent condition for its' age. It is a nice example of the architectural style that was prevalent at the time it was built.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 June 2016
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Kansas City, Missouri
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

St. Mary's is in excellent condition for its' age. It is a nice example of the architectural style that was prevalent at the time it was built.

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East Kilbride, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

We were at Mass in the Cathedral and were notified of this concert by The San Jose State University Choraliers & The West Valley College Singers. Magnificient. Beautiful music enjoyed by the audience and the atmosphere in the Cathedral was wonderful. Beautiful voices and beautiful people.

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Howell,NJ
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

This is an old Cathedra. We went there for Sunday Mass. It is within walking distance of the town centre. The massive grey stone is the same, exterior and interior. It is not that big for a Cathedral, but impressive nonetheless.

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Algarve, Portugal
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

We were staying opposite on the Main Street so using the cathedral car park next to the church. We don't have a lot of interest in churches but decided to pop in for a look as its so impressive from the outside. It's lovely with fabulous stained glass windows and a quite peaceful atmosphere.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

We attended Sunday service and was really good. It is a big cathedral with historic building.A peaceful and quiet place for prayer.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

This Cathedral was one of the best that i've visit. So well made with the roof in wood. The altar is in the center and also have little capelas inside. Really nice place to visit.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

The church itself was beautiful. Definitely worth a look. The parking lot is busy and tight. Early morning is probably a good time to visit before crowds get to big.

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Newport, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

We attended mass on Sunday @ St. Mary's. Plenty of places to park if you drive to the church and lots to see. Everything is marked really well and you can walk around to take in the history.

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canberra
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

This 19th century neo gothic cathedral by Pugin is both imposing and welcoming. The rough textured interior stone work echoes traditional Irish masonry techniques and is very pleasing. The sanctuary is lit in emerald lights and there is an atmosphere of prayer and a pleasing absence of sentimental statues.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

My nephew got married in the beautiful cathedral. Stunning stained glass windows everywhere. A beautiful isle to walk up. Very impressed.

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