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St. Patrick's Cathedral (Roman Catholic)

Cathedral Road, Armagh BT61 7QX, Northern Ireland
+44 28 3752 2813
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Worth a visit for the view alone

The Cathedral is in a commanding position over the town and is worth a visit for the view alone... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dublin, Ireland
Just Beautiful.

My fathers life long dream to come here and sing O' Danny boy. Great accoustics and a real thrill... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
San Clemente, California
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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
+44 28 3752 2813
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Cathedral is in a commanding position over the town and is worth a visit for the view alone. If you are on foot, approaching it from the rear demands less breath and this is also the route to the ample car parking. It was...More

Thank J B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My fathers life long dream to come here and sing O' Danny boy. Great accoustics and a real thrill for my 80 year old father. the Cathedral itself is really quite breathtaking when you imagine what they were working with and without to create this...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ornate, yet respectful, prayerful and welcoming. The cathedral site itself is impressive and you can really feel the hand of history here.

Thank Brendanok7
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I go here often to worship. Truly magnificent structure with spectacular mosaics and decorative architecture inside and out. Great views from its vantage point on one of Armagh's seven hills. Well worth a visit.

Thank GerardDev
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

We went here with a tour group and really enjoyed it. We were told that it is very similar to St. Patrick's in New York City since the person designed them and someone knowledgeable said they are slightly different in size but otherwise the same...More

Thank JE01
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We were so lucky to learn about this church from two elderly men we met in Ballynahinch who told us the story of why there are two St. Patrick's churches on opposing hills in Armagh. So when we drove through Armagh we stopped to see....More

Thank gjerstp
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is a stunning cathedral with high arches and ceiling. The organ is amazing and so are the glass windows.

Thank RKizis
Reviewed 18 March 2017

It's really fabulous and stand on the top of the hill with incredible view beyond city border. It has it own history and character. Opened during the day to public to come inside and pray. There are a long and great history you can read...More

Thank Ru55lan
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Very tranquil and magnificent cathedral. The interior is absolutely beautiful and the views outside are amazing. Well worth a visit.

Thank YvonneNorthenIreland
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

When in town the Cathedral is a must visit. We enjoyed reading of the history and the beautiful mosaics. The Architecture was interesting and the view over the town is worth seeing.

Thank easypeasey1
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