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“pipe organ”(6 reviews)
“james rice”(4 reviews)
Cathedral Square, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had the privilege of performing with my choir at this lovely little cathedral. It doesn't seem that impressive on the outside, but the inside is breathtaking. They also have a nice little gift shop right in front, and all the proceeds go to the...More

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It makes such a change to have a cathedral in Georgian style that has not been "updated" by the Victorians. An elegant space with lots of light and elegant decoration.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 20 May 2018

A very bright and beautiful cathedral on the inside. The pipe organ took center stage as you entered the building. There were stained glass windows throughout as well as statues and memorials. There was also quite a bit of information explaining the history of the...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2018

You encounter this Cathedral on your tour of the Viking triangle. It is huge and much plainer design wise and ornamentation wise than most Roman Catholic cathedrals. Huge steeple in the center. It is another of the designs of John Roberts and it was completed...More

1  Thank jer b
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Impressive, yet welcoming cathedral building with an interesting history and interior features. Particularly struck by the decoration around the altar area, ‘the cadaver tomb’ of James Rice and the ‘Child’ stained glass window. Liked the fact that all visitors were free to take as many...More

2  Thank Roz L
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Beautiful church, with fantastic decorative plasterwork ceilings. Definitely worth dropping in for a look around while in the area.

Thank shonashona345
Reviewed 14 March 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed my visit here. I enjoyed the different strands of architecture and most of all the marvellous windows that allowed so much light to enter this sacred place. There was one stain glass window and I was fascinated by this with its delightful...More

2  Thank Frank2510
Reviewed 25 January 2018

Really nice somewhat small Church/Cathedral in Waterford. Located near several other sites in the area. Definitely worth a stop.

Thank JimmyJackk
Reviewed 1 January 2018

I was pleasantly surprised when we entered this cathedral at how bright and beautiful it was on the inside. The pipe organ was beautiful and a prominent feature as you entered the building. There were stained glass windows throughout as well as statues and memorials...More

Thank silverbrook
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Another visit to this special place. There is always a helpful person on duty to assist with any queries and to sell some trinkets as a momento. Well worth going to see this Cathedral.

Thank Patricia G
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