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St. Muredach's Cathedral

Ballina, Ireland
+353 96 70848
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A rare memory renewed

The sudden sight of the cathedral across the river takes the breath away as much as it did when I... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
RoseMarigold77
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Connemara, Ireland
Interested in Beautiful churches

Cathedral located along the river Moy, amazing building work and beautiful stained glass windows... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
426brysons
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County Dublin, Ireland
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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

Thank RoseMarigold77
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
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
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

Thank hardjobdevers
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

Thank Mickeyb2003
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
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.

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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

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Reviewed 1 July 2016

We were staying in Ballina for a few days recently and visited the cathedral while we were there I am a big fan of Mary Robinson a previous president of Ireland who was born in a house opposite the cathedral. There is a museum dedicated...More

Thank Jean D
Reviewed 12 December 2015

St. Muredach's Cathedral is the Cathedral Church of the Diocese of Killala is located in Ballina on the banks of the River Moy. It was built in the Victorian Gothic style and building work began in 1827. The stone was quarried locally and the roof...More

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