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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

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John Street, Sligo, Ireland
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Simply Beautiful

Beautiful old Church located in lovely Sligo. If you are ever there this is certainly a must see... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2017
Ajax, Canada
Gorgeous Interior, wood,stone, colour and Gothic Arches in opulent surrounds..

Sligo Cathedral is worth a stop...prayerful, colorful, spacious and centrally located for some... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2017
Galway, Ireland
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John Street, Sligo, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

Beautiful old Church located in lovely Sligo. If you are ever there this is certainly a must see part of Irish history.

Thank eddickson2
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Sligo Cathedral is worth a stop...prayerful, colorful, spacious and centrally located for some midday peace or 2 hour adoration..

1  Thank joecoughlan
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Magnificent building, stunning high altar with wonderful acoustic for singing. Well worth a visit, just 10 mins from town centre.

Thank clare w
Reviewed 9 October 2016

While driving through Ireland we came across this lovely old cathedra opened in 1874. It is well maintained and cared for and beautifully decorated inside. It felt a very peaceful place.

Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception is beautiful. I wish I had been able to attend Mass, but timing was not right. This is a must see if you are visiting Sligo

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Right on the Sligo skyline you can see the imposing building of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception with it's main entrance on Temple Street and a secondary stepped entrance on John Street in Sligo Ireland. It is an imposing structure. It is the cathedral...More

3  Thank Inscribe
Reviewed 9 February 2016

We went to mass here while in Sligo. This church is seriously impressive. Huge! The interior is very decorative and very very nice. When the priest left the altar at end of mass he seemed to be walking for ages before he was out of...More

Thank CorkCouple
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Lovely in a much smaller way; but all the same gorgeous and spiritual features of the magnificent cathedrals of Ireland and the U.K. Well worth ones time to see and experience.

Thank oraff13
Reviewed 13 November 2015

We were driving thru Sligo and discovered that the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception was on our route. One of the things we enjoyed in visiting this Cathedral was the beautiful stations of the cross. Its not a large Cathedral in comparison to others in...More

Thank French S
Reviewed 10 November 2015

So many historic cathedrals are not maintained as well as they once were -- it is so expensive to keep these places painted, cleaned, restored, etc. This one is lovely and maintained as well as any I have ever seen. A peaceful place to stop...More

1  Thank TravelerWithNotebook
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