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St. Muredach's Cathedral

Ballina, Ireland
+353 96 70848
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Overlooking the river Moy it's a beautiful building

The people of Ballina are very lucky to have such a wonderful building to call their own. What I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
M-P7
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Galway
Can’t miss it!

The high steeple rises over Ballina on the side of the Moy river, easy to find and park or walk to... read more

Reviewed 19 November 2017
MarOReilly
,
Ennis, Ireland
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Ballina, Ireland
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+353 96 70848
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The people of Ballina are very lucky to have such a wonderful building to call their own. What I loved about the interior is that it still has the two beautiful side alters which were taken out of many of the Cathedrals. Even though there...More

Thank M-P7
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Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

The high steeple rises over Ballina on the side of the Moy river, easy to find and park or walk to from the town. It is quite impressive as cathedrals go and in particular the stained glass windows. Lovely ambiance.

1  Thank MarOReilly
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

The sudden sight of the cathedral across the river takes the breath away as much as it did when I was last here over 15 years ago. So much else in the town has changed; the cathedral remains an evocative and stable sight. Its sheer...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

Cathedral located along the river Moy, amazing building work and beautiful stained glass windows. Spent some time in there looking at the structure and very peaceful place to go for reflection, well worth a visit

1  Thank 426brysons
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

cathedral located with magnificent views across the River Moy, entrance through the side door (initally we thought the place was closed) gothic style inside. Seems well maintained

Thank Sean L
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Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

What most people don't know the stained glass windows in this cathedral were made in Germany they are considered one of the finest examples in the world and are actually priceless

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Reviewed 29 November 2016

I went into the grounds of the cathedral to buy a mass bouquet for someone who is ill. The lady in the card shop was one of the rudest people of have ever come across. All her answers were sharp and it was as if...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

Was a little awestruck thinking of the number of births, mariages and deaths of many a relative in the building

Thank Thomas M
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

We went to mass at this cathedral which is beautiful and well worth a visit. It is being restored but has beautiful features.

Thank getawaybreaker
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Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This beautiful Cathedral. Built during famine times has become the icon of Ballina. Situated on the banks of the world famous River Moy , the Salmon Capital of Ireland. On a beautiful sunny day it was a joy to behold men expertly fly fishing for...More

Thank happyeater29
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