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St. Mary's Cathedral

Saint Mary's Church Cathedral Place, Killarney, Ireland
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This imposing Catholic church is the city's best known architectural landmark.
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Saint Mary's Church Cathedral Place, Killarney, Ireland
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Reviewed 3 August 2016

One of the most beautiful cathedrals I have ever seen.The woman there was very helpful. She was also very knowledgeable.

Thank Brenda B
Reviewed 30 July 2016

St Mary's is a stunning church and at first it appears drab and grey. However, once inside you an appreciate the wonderful contrast between the grey stonework and the beautiful stained glass. I understand that Pugin was instrumental in the design and construction It is...More

1  Thank Melbournerebel
Reviewed 28 July 2016

When a arriving for a visit, I was pleasantly surprised mass was being said! So very blessed! After mass we were able to walk around for a short time. The cansdles and all the offerings were awesome. The church just BEAUTIFUL!

1  Thank Kayaker101
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Every year we go to kerry and we have to stop at the cathedral. It is so beautiful and peaceful. Can't wait for next year.

Thank Catriona L
Reviewed 18 July 2016

The outside is quite amazing but once you go inside it really is breath taking. The stainglass in the windows, the pipe organ and most of all the feeling of peace inside is worth the time to see this place.

Thank Kristine B
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We wandered into St Mary's Cathedral during a wedding, nevertheless we were able to see the beauty and light a candle. One thing that I found interesting is that this old building had closed circuit televisions everywhere. If worshippers or wedding guests had filled both...More

1  Thank Broomhilda2012
Reviewed 13 July 2016

The cathedral looks very impressive from the outside, but the inside is very special. The brickwork with supporting stained glass is stunning. A must see cathedral whether you are religious or not.

Thank Crowley99
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We were impressed to see how beautiful this cathedral is on the inside. I have never seen this type of stonework inside a cathedral anywhere. It is free to visit and within walking distance of the shops and restaurants in Killarney.

Thank Ann1989
Reviewed 12 July 2016

This lovely stone Cathedral is a fine example of the Gothic Revival style. Its construction was interrupted by the Famine. On the grounds, there is a memorial and burial site for child victims of the Famine.

Thank Renato M
Reviewed 9 July 2016

We walked to this cathedral from our hotel and then over to Killarney National Park. This is a beautiful cathedral with wonderful architecture and stained glass windows. It was a warm, sunny day in May and this was a nice, cool stop on our walk.

Thank letteract1
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