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St. Patrick's Cathedral (Roman Catholic)

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Construction of this imposing Cathedral was started in 1840, dedicated for worship in 1873, and its magnificent interior décor completed in the early 20th century.
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Cathedral Road, Armagh BT61 7QX, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Armagh for a day trip and went to see this amazing and absolutly beautiful cathedral.Driving in thru the gates shows just how magnificent this building is full of splendor.we drove up and were able to park at the side of the building...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the most beautiful cathedrals we have ever seen. Truly breathtaking. Added to this is the lovely tranquil, peaceful and serene atmosphere within the church. For half an hour we left the busy world behind ! There is also a small shop where we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Mob55_13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a really wonderful, peaceful cathedral. Sitting atop a steep hill in Armagh this is one of THE most beautiful, ornate cathedrals I have ever visited. It’s light and airy inside without an inch of bare wall and roof. It’s truly beautiful and worth a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

It’s simple, St Patrick’s Cathedral is one of the nicest cathedrals you could visit. Proud of it. Outstanding location and tasteful inside.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Stunning from the outside and inside. Take a leisurely stroll around and visit it’s little shop for a souvenir

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

Spent about 30 minutes walking around inside. LOVELY MOSAIC tilework throughout the church. Beautifully kept by the parish volunteers. I watched brass being polished and wood work wiped down with impeccable detail. Photo friendly - large beautiful ceilings. Inexpensive pay parking out front.. I left...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

The seat of the Roman Catholic Church in Ireland was stunning. I have visited Cathedrals on 3 continents and this is up there with the most serene.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 920martinh
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Two Cathedrals in a small town both called St Patrick. It’s a must to visit both and read their histories. The mosaics in this one are fabulous.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank royg714
Reviewed 19 October 2018

This is a relatively small church for a cathedral however it is quite pretty with beautiful stained glass and lovely altar. It would be quite comfortable for a small wedding celebration or one of up to a few hundred guests and still feel cosy with...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Twomanykids
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Great place! Amazing scenery overlooking Armagh! Even behind the Cathedral there's still great scenery overlooking Armagh!

Date of experience: August 2018
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