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St. John's Cathedral

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Address: Saint John's Cathedral Cathedral Place, Limerick, Ireland
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+353 61 414 624

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Verry intersting

This museum use state of the art methods to make the history of ireland understandable. The only place that we visited in Limerick.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Somerset West, South Africa

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Somerset West, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This museum use state of the art methods to make the history of ireland understandable. The only place that we visited in Limerick.

Thank andries762015
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a piece of Limerick city and it is beautiful. A must go to see if in the city and would suggest anyone to go there.

Thank Jesse C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Nice place to visit if you're in Limerick. You have a nice walk through the city to get to this Cathedral. Didn't got in though.

Thank Sandra M
Bronxville, New York
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

they charge an admission fee. no house of worship should require money to enter. I opted to spend my money at the bar across the street instead.

Thank johnjarrin
County Limerick, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

This beautiful building has many outstanding stained glass windows and statues to read about and admire. In existence for more than 150 years, the spirituality of the place is almost tangible as the prayers of generations permeate the very walls. Well worth a visit and if you get a chance to hear the organ, even better!

Thank 320bk58
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

Staff are friendly and willingly share stories of the cathedral's history. Stunning architecture with curved ceilings, turrets and beautiful stained glass windows. Free to enter, but they do appreciate donations.

Thank SandJbusytravelers
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

St. John's is a bit off the beaten path, however, a lovely walk through the Limerick neighborhoods. Beautiful adoration chapel.

Thank jamv10312
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

perfect day out in the city of Limerick. Well preserved and peaceful. never been to Ireland before so enjoyed my time there. the staff are knowledgeable also and welcoming. lots to see and read and take in.

Thank Michelle A
Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Another beautiful Cathedral to wander into and feel the quiet peace it carries within. The style and atmosphere is amazing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

Perfectly preserved, meticulously kept and so historical. Well worth the walk wherever you are staying.

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