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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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Definite must see in Drogheda

While I am not a Catholic, I love going to see Catholic churches in Europe. The artistry, the... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2014
StephanieGee
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Nashville, Tennessee
an old head!!

I live not very far from this church so known it all my life.. having said that ive only been in it... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2014
Marginald
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Drogheda, Ireland
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“his head” (19 reviews)
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Church Lane | Saint Peter's Place, Drogheda, Ireland
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Reviewed 10 November 2014

While I am not a Catholic, I love going to see Catholic churches in Europe. The artistry, the beauty, and the feeling of history is something that I find unique to many of the buildings. The history of the building itself is worth a donation...More

1  Thank StephanieGee
Reviewed 9 November 2014

I live not very far from this church so known it all my life.. having said that ive only been in it twice. its a HUGE church on the main st of Drogheda. The head of St Oliver Plunkett is in a glass case on...More

2  Thank Marginald
Reviewed 4 November 2014

Wonderful building with old architecture and located in a quiet suburb of the town. Located close to the centre and on a nice day its wonderful walk up to the cathedral.

Thank paulanant
Reviewed 23 October 2014

Church was beautiful...outside. We were not able to go inside when we were there. Best suggestion is to park and walk to the sites.

Thank Laurel369
Reviewed 22 October 2014

This was a lovely site to visit right in the midst of Strogheda and just blocks from out hotel. A well maintained cathedral with so much history to share.

Thank cdn9696
Reviewed 3 October 2014

The spire was spectacular as was the stained glass window.A simple beautiful church. If you are in town take a minute to pop inside for a look.

Thank Hayduke
Reviewed 1 October 2014

Great Church which explains an imense amount about the religious history of Ireland in an unbiased way. Beautiful church, magnificent stained glass windows. A must stop for all visitors no matter what denomination.

Thank jcinportd
Reviewed 30 September 2014

This cathedral is stunning. Located in the town center, it is beautifully adorned inside. I enjoyed reading the history of the church.

Thank Caninehumungous
Reviewed 15 September 2014

Beautiful church, spent time just looking at beautiful design. Visited Oliver Plunkett's Head and good information on his story. Light music playing through church providing great ambience.

1  Thank Gillian B
Reviewed 26 August 2014

I suggest taking the guided walking tour offered through the Visitor Information Center for a few Euros. The tour really enriches the experience to bring it up from average though understanding what you are seeing and connecting it to the greater picture of town, as...More

Thank Shauna J
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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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