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Christ Church Cathedral

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Cathedral Square, Waterford, Ireland
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The only Georgian neo classical cathedral in Ireland.

Christ Church Anglican cathedral is one of two cathedrals in Waterford uniquely designed by the... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2016
Ruairi T
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Waterford, Ireland
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Visited here to see this wonderful part of the Viking Triangle and the church does show its... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2016
Perkadventures
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Banning, Ca
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Cathedral Square, Waterford, Ireland
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Reviewed 28 April 2016

Christ Church Anglican cathedral is one of two cathedrals in Waterford uniquely designed by the same architect John Roberts who lived to the side of the cathedral. It is built in the neo classical style and replaces a medieval cathedral which was built so strongly...More

Thank Ruairi T
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Visited here to see this wonderful part of the Viking Triangle and the church does show its history. 16th century warri to latter day warriors are memorialized here. Lovely we'll keep the Cathedral is. Be Quiet, walk and talk softly

Thank Perkadventures
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Free but we gave a donation. They have lots of history inside. From old graves to original foundations. This was a great stop on our tour

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Very historic cathedral and well worth a visit. The duty assistants are helpful to answer any questions. Marvellous organ and lots of historic plaques on the walls.

Thank CoArmaghontour27
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Before the Norman’s arrived in Ireland in 1169, there was a Catholic Cathedral on this site. It was here in 1170 that Strongbow (Richard de Clare) married Aoife MacMurrough, daughter of the King of Leinster. Following the Reformation, the Church was taken over by the...More

1  Thank Con-Mara
Reviewed 8 March 2016

So glad we had time to visit this wonderful cathedral situated near Waterford Crystal and the Royal Theatre. The guide was charming and informative.

Thank Tripandyto
Reviewed 9 February 2016

On entering the Cathedral you will see a jaw dropping gorgeous Waterford Crystal Chandelier hanging from the ceiling, it is amazing. I could sit just looking at it all day. It is stunning.

1  Thank DeeWaterfordIreland
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Christchurch was built by the same architect who built the catholic cathedral in Barronstrand Street. It is a stunning building and inside you should take a look at the renovated pipe organ and the amazing ceiling and chandeliers. Often this is used as a performance...More

Thank ShaneMcDonald
Reviewed 25 January 2016

I'm not sure if this is a museum or a place of worship. When entering you're exposed to souvenirs and other paraphanalia. I had a nice discussion with the curator but the interior did nothing for me.

Thank tomapar
Reviewed 13 January 2016

One of my favourite locations for almost 20 years. The site has 1000+ years of history encased in a wonderful Georgian building. Light inside the building is fantastic & the acoustics are brilliant. If you can get there for a concert, do.

Thank Donal M
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