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St. John's Church

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Address: Saint John's Church Lower Castle Street, Tralee, Ireland
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Beautiful church

I attended the wedding of my nephew and his fiancée in March 2017. The church is very impressive and well worth a visit.

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Dolores H
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 22 March 2017

I attended the wedding of my nephew and his fiancée in March 2017. The church is very impressive and well worth a visit.

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

St John's is a big church with high ceilings. It has a few side altars and a lovely mosaic floor. Mass here at 6pm every Saturday is well attended.

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Thurles, Tipperary
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Absolutely loved a little walk around St. John's..wasn't expecting the electronic doors - never seen them in a church before. Church is steeped in history. Lovely place to visit

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Cork
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This is a lovely old church in the heart of Tralee that has, I imagine, gone through many renovations and updates over the years. The oafish priest is lovely and friendly, a trait reflected also in his colleagues. A welcoming location, 'gan dabht'.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

The steeple can be seen for miles, so you can't miss finding it. Also located in the city center, it was a lovely walk to see it. The architecture is amazing. Spectacular. I can't get my photos to load, or I would have some pics to share. Sorry! But if you go to Tralee, it is a most worthwhile stop... More 

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clare
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016

This church is a hidden gem it is right in the centre of town and easily missed only we were stopped at traffic lights so went around the block and into the car park at the side of it and it is like a giant feature. It is so worth a walk around and so tranquil and beautiful

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

A lovely building outside, when entering it's quite breathtaking. You're greeted by two life-size angel fonts on either side of the aisle. The stunning Great Sanctuary Window depicts Christ the King, St. John the Baptist and the Twelve Apostles. There are more beautiful stained glass windows and very unusual oil painted of the Stations of the Cross. There is much... More 

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Kingston, Ontario
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Nicely updated and clean. Easy access from anywhere down town. Not really a tourist destination but good for those who want to attend church.

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Reviewed 21 August 2016

very interesting, kids very interested, such magnificent architecture. lit a candle for family menmers, really beautiful church.

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Mesa, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

In the middle of Tralee is a very nice Catholic church. If you are a mass goer there are a couple of morning masses. The altar is modern but there are plenty of history in the church.

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