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1A Clonard Gardens, Belfast BT13 2RL, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9032 5939
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stunning marble design and decor exuding a heavenly ambiance . A refreshing spiritual oasis that has been a beacon light for embattled factions in the tenacious struggle through the perilous path of the peace process . There is selfless sacrifice and leadership exhibited here where...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Joe G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were needing a restroom after doing several hours of touring Belfast. We stopped at this church. I'm so glad that we did! It has breath-taking stained-glass windows. The rest of the church is just as beautiful! Our driver told us about this church and...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Betty S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An active church used a lot by locals so a sensitive approach is recommended when visiting. What you will get is a very warm welcome from the people who use the church. A nice place to reflect on the history of that area and indeed...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 28 August 2019

Visited Clonard Monastery Cathedral recently and found it a most tranquil place to spend some time meditating or saying a little prayer. It is beautifully decorated and has a serene atmosphere.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank TonyK39
Reviewed 14 August 2019

The Church is impressive, well decorated, lots of statues and art works. There's a very beautiful Organ as well. We were told that secret conversations between John Hume and Gerry Adams were held in rooms in the complex while wider, interfaith conversations helped contribute to...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Lev D
Reviewed 7 August 2019

Many European cities have indescribable houses of worship; Belfast is no different, and the Cathedral at Clonard Monastery is exceptional. The depictions of the stations of the cross are absolutely stunning!

Date of experience: July 2019
Reviewed 5 August 2019

Clonard was a gem to visit...steeped in history and so beautiful. I know that it recently had a revamp but it was such a great church to visit and you can literally feel the prayers of all the good people over the years who must...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 23 June 2019

No matter what religion you are this is a very peaceful Monastery with a welcoming effect. The flowers are alwYs beautiful and there is a large carpark right at the front door. The Novena in June has a special effect....thus seen by all the crowds...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank GMT4454
Reviewed 14 June 2019

Clonard Monastery is a beautiful Monastery to see it full of history in when it was built and mass they say are very special people come miles around to see it

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Pauline M
Reviewed 3 June 2019

An artistically impressive church, both inside and out. Pay particular attention to the beautiful mosaic work which decorates the walls and sanctuary. Gorgeous. Beautiful organ as well.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Paul G
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Margaret H
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Its a decent sized church. At least 200.