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St Peter's Church

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Church Lane | Saint Peter's Place, Drogheda, Ireland
+353 41 983 8791
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Great history beautiful built church . The history and relics of St Oliver Plunkett are in a... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2017
ddbutterbean
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Dallas, Texas
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Absolutely beautiful

Loved this site. Church was beautiful. Walking the grounds was so peaceful. Loved the stain glass... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2017
flycyn865
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Minneola, Florida
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  • Average5%
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“oliver plunkett” (81 reviews)
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Church Lane | Saint Peter's Place, Drogheda, Ireland
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Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Great history beautiful built church . The history and relics of St Oliver Plunkett are in a section of the church that paid tribute to. The history and pieces of that history and the actual skull of St Oliver is there with the prison door...More

Thank ddbutterbean
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Loved this site. Church was beautiful. Walking the grounds was so peaceful. Loved the stain glass. Having the stations of the cross outside was incredible. I had a wonderful visit with my husband. Would definitely visit this site again.

Thank flycyn865
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This is an excellent church with great architecture and history. We highly recommend it as there are Catholic relics, nice stained glass, and beautiful organ.

Thank Thomas3232
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Really worth a good look both inside and out. Lots to see and a place of great atmosphere. Recommended.

Thank brianthelion
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The beautiful stained glass alone is worth stepping into the church and having a look around. Simply beautiful!

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

really beautiful piece of Irish history even kids really enjoyed it. surprisingly good for all ages and easy access to all restaurants and shops

Thank 1125ba
Reviewed 29 August 2017

You'll find some religious relics not often seen in any church. The actual mummified head of St. Oliver Plunkett rests in a gold and glass chamber right there in a side altar. Nearby is another relic chamber that contains saintly bones in a glass case....More

Thank henry v
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Beautiful chapel, right in the middle of a busy shopping street. Has St Oliver Plunkett remains which you can see. Has proper candles that you can light beside different saints. Just absolutely lovely and worth a visit. Had no problem walking around it with a...More

Thank nualamcg
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Really beautiful church of French Gothic architecture. For those who have a macabre interest the mummified head of St. Oliver Plunkett rests in this church, in an ornate display case.

Thank Sinéad T
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Even if you're not religious, if you're simply interested in local history (or any kind of history!) I recommend a trip here. I highly commend the church on their display on St. Oliver Plunkett, particularly the way in which his head is displayed. The entire...More

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Cip D
27 October 2016|
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Response from Eamonn H | Reviewed this property |
yes u can take pictures ok
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Anna Z
23 October 2016|
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Response from Malachy G | Reviewed this property |
No admission it's a church a very wonderful church I grew up going every Sunday spectacular
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Nesrin O
17 July 2015|
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Response from Eamonn H | Reviewed this property |
you can call in anytime church open all day
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