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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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In my home town

This is a very beautiful church and in the centre of our town. It holds the head of Oliver Cromwell... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2017
Mary L
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Unique place

If you are visiting this part of the country you have to visit St. Peters church. When you... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
jvh_10
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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“oliver plunkett” (81 reviews)
“his head” (18 reviews)
“on display” (26 reviews)
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Church Lane | Saint Peter's Place, Drogheda, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

This is a very beautiful church and in the centre of our town. It holds the head of Oliver Cromwell on display for all to see. Free of charge. A place in Drogheda not to be missed. Go in and admire the great work that...More

Thank Mary L
Reviewed 3 March 2017

If you are visiting this part of the country you have to visit St. Peters church. When you approach the broad steps outside you are entering a wonderful feast for the senses. The scent as you walking in is the first thing that hits you....More

Thank jvh_10
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Even if your not in Drogheda town it's well worth making the effort to visit St Peter's simply for the little side altar/museum regarding St Oliver Plunkett - a Catholic Arch-Bishop who was hung, drawn and quartered for treason (promoting the Catholic faith) in the...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2017

In the centre of the town - very interesting reading about Oliver Plunkett and what happened to him - also that his head is kept in the church

Thank belfast-jj
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Went to see St. Oliver's Head, but was pleasantly surprised to find such a lovely church in Drogheda. The windows may not be as elaborately done as in some more well-known cathedrals, but they were beautiful never-the-less.

Thank Indygram
Reviewed 31 January 2017

One of my favorite things to visit is old churches, and this one was certainly impressive! The stained glass and high ceilings are true works of art! This is a must see if you are in the area

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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit brilliant architecture fine representation of time gone by and of course Oliver Plunkett,s head a must see if in the area

Thank dermot21178
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Christmas Eve in St Peter's with the Drogheda Male Voice Choir. A welcome celebration of a special time of year with family and friends.

Thank lcas_irl
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Gorgeous church with so much character,beautifully decorated,such beautiful paintings,really magnificent ceiling.

Thank linda G
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Like almost any other average catholic church of its era. Good to see if u are around and have time.

Thank victoria2307
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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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