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Holy Cross Church

Kenmare, Ireland
353-64-41233
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Beautiful Church

Architecturally attractive church both internally and externally. Still very much in use centre of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
johnoQ8865KW
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London
Just like Kenmare -- tidy, unfussy, beautiful

This church sits beautifully at the top of the town, situated right off the central town square... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
JerrySF63
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San Francisco, California
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Kenmare, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Architecturally attractive church both internally and externally. Still very much in use centre of Town location.

Thank johnoQ8865KW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This church sits beautifully at the top of the town, situated right off the central town square. Not much to see, but its worth a five minute stroll on the way to or from dinner.

Thank JerrySF63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband is really fond of churches, so when seeing one he must enter. Here I accompanied him and it was worthwhile. Sometimes we all need some time off from this hectic world, this is the ideal retreat. I also burned a candle for the...More

Thank LilyLighthouse
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Kenmare was one of the prettiest, quaintest and nicest places in Ireland! Holy Cross is a lovely church, worth at least a short visit. Bless yourself and kneel for a short prayer, enjoy the beautiful architecture, stations of the cross, and windows. The village is...More

Thank Monica U
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We definitely didn't plan to go to the church, but had a few extra minutes before our tour began. We walked through the front doors and found that Mass was being said and the Priest was about to give Communion, so we didn't really go...More

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Nice to walk around the village square, have some fresh homemade soup, shop a little, then, walk into a beautiful church where serenity reigns.

Thank valerie115
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I went to the holy cross church to light candles for my mum and dad,My mum and dad both came from kenmare,They both sadly past away last year with in ten weeks of one another.

Thank ejodonoghue
Reviewed 23 October 2016

We stopped by here after reading the reviews, even though it was nearly 6 PM and the church was open. I was impressed at the beautiful design and the stained glass windows. One of the nicest and simplest churches we saw on our Ireland trip...More

Thank pasowine
Reviewed 20 October 2016

I visited this church on a recent visit to Kenmare. I was expecting a typical old-style interior for this age of church, but it was rather modern inside. It is very well maintained and bright and airy, and a lovely place to sit for peace....More

Thank GerMeath
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We received news of a death back home, and came here to light a candle for the deceased. The church is lovely and well maintained, with beautiful stained glass and wood carvings. Be sure to look up!

Thank trawicki
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