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Saint Munchin's Catholic Church

Saint Munchins Church Clancy's Strand, Limerick, Ireland
+353 61 313 399
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So many memories

We visited mainly to reminisce but it is a beautiful church that is definitely worth a little visit.

Reviewed 3 days ago
Rachel462014
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
Right near the Treaty Stone

St. Munchin's Church is located very close to the Treaty Stone on the River Shannon. It is a very... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2018
jer b
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Bristol, Connecticut
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Built in 1827, this church has an unusual square tower and is no longer a working place of worship.
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  • Average12%
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Saint Munchins Church Clancy's Strand, Limerick, Ireland
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+353 61 313 399
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited mainly to reminisce but it is a beautiful church that is definitely worth a little visit.

Thank Rachel462014
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Reviewed 14 May 2018

St. Munchin's Church is located very close to the Treaty Stone on the River Shannon. It is a very handsome cross shaped church, constructed as many Limerick churches are from beautiful local grey limestone. It is named after the first bishop of Limerick.

Thank jer b
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

Located opposite the Treaty Stone this beautiful church is welcoming to all who go in its steeped in history and is well maintained by its parishioners in St Munchins. King Johns Castle can be seen from the Front Door of the Church.

Thank BarMc
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

Really cool old church near King Johns Castle and by the River Shannon. Has somewhat eerie graveyard as well.

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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Mass at 9:30 was a pleasure, good homily, three excellent stained glass windows and nice people. Very easy parking and near several points of interest.

Thank tom c
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Reviewed 7 July 2017

Lovely old church with a lot of History near the Treaty Stone.Catholic Church that we wanted to check out along the Shannon river.Like most of Irelands churches there was a graveyard with Celtic type crosses.

Thank ChALUTCH
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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I took my husband to Ireland for his 50th birthday and we actually happened across this lovely church as were walking Limerick when we got into town. My husband was drawn to it from the get go. We found out later that day when we...More

Thank Lisa M
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Reviewed 5 January 2017

This is a delightful old church right in the heart of historic Limerick with the treaty stone outside its door and King John's castle within ear's church. The river Shannon flows gently (most of the time) outside its doors. Saint Munchin's is part of the...More

Thank Frank2510
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Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

A lovely antique church located in the heart of the city along the River Shannon and across the street from the Treaty Stone. I was attracted to the church as I walked past as a humble man stood in the doorway as a greeter a...More

Thank DoloresJacoby
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

An everyday Catholic Church steeped in history as the famous Limerick treaty stone is situated outside. Parking is difficult as it is on the corner from the river bridge and busy through road so best to parki by St Johns castle on the far side...More

Thank MarOReilly
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