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Christ Church Cathedral

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Cathedral Square, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 858 958
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Local History at its best

At the heart of the Viking Triangle in Waterford this is a hugely historic and beautiful building... read more

Reviewed 16 November 2016
Waterford, Ireland
via mobile
Beautiful church

this was a beautiful church and I really enjoyed being able to enter and see the architecture and... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2016
Atlanta, Georgia
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Cathedral Square, Waterford, Ireland
+353 51 858 958
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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

At the heart of the Viking Triangle in Waterford this is a hugely historic and beautiful building . It's free to visit! It is a working church with the Dean in situe and often hosts concerts due it it's fantastic accoustics - a mist visit...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2016

this was a beautiful church and I really enjoyed being able to enter and see the architecture and beauty.

Thank stew9899
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

While you are in the area it is always good to visit the local cathedral and get another look at life and faith. From front to back this has history and stories galore. From the days of the Vikings until the cathedral was rebuild in...More

Thank Stevomars
Reviewed 11 October 2016

This was a reminder of the religious struggles form the time of Henry VIII. The architect was renowned and had the unusual task of building Christ Church and the Catholic Cathedral.

Thank George B
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Beautiful architecture. Wasn't quite as impressed the the inside. Still the inside is well worth the visit. Surprising that there was no admission fee. Very unusual in Ireland. We were only able to spend 20-25 minutes inside.

Thank Levon M
Reviewed 27 September 2016

As one of the few free entry attractions in Waterford its worth checking out. the building itself is amazing and the ceiling is spectacular. definitely worth checking out if you have 20 min to spare while in Waterford.

Thank Pat V
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Lots of history - interesting graves and wall plaques. Lovely choir - gospel choir on 3rd Sunday of every month- delightful Revd Maria Jansson- great orator!

Thank carmelannd2016
Reviewed 23 August 2016

This cathedral is chock full of history and you can easily spend an hour here taking in the beautiful architecture and reading about how it all came into being. Also, while you're there search out Sheila, a lovely woman docent who, in addition to being...More

2  Thank Popdani K
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Respectful during Saturday evening pre-service times, not to be disrespectful as a visitor, but stunned sunday at mid-afternoon to find the church not only locked, but the barred gates closed and locked and cold. Guess non-members uninvited.

Thank L_M_2009
Reviewed 12 August 2016

This is a beautiful building in a central location, extremely historical with some great monuments and interesting facts.

1  Thank John O
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