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The Saint Patrick Centre

Market Street, Downpatrick BT30 6LZ, Northern Ireland
+44 28 4461 9000
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“his life”(4 reviews)
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Market Street, Downpatrick BT30 6LZ, Northern Ireland
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+44 28 4461 9000
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"gift shop"
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Reviewed yesterday

Our tour group stopped here on the way to Giants Causeway. Inside the Center there was information about St. Patrick, then you could take the pathway to the top of the hill to see his grave site.

1  Thank Ronald D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our group stopped here during our stop in Downpatrick. You can move through the different exhibits at your own pace and learn about the story of Saint Patrick.

1  Thank silverbrook
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Reviewed April 2, 2018 via mobile

Well worth our organised visit that was opened especially for our CIE Tours visit. Lunch was also set up for tour. Thank you for that. Set up to learn about St Patrick’s life and association

1  Thank Bruce S
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Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were driving from Dublin to Giants Causeway, and stopped at a convenience store. The people there suggested we stop by to see St Patrick's grave, so we decided to go have a look. It's a nice little place. It was neat...More

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Reviewed March 30, 2018

Having read the positive reviews I spent a rainy afternoon here with an American visitor. The series of videos that constituted the exhibition were repetitive and strangely condescending. Saint Patrick's voice-over was soporific at best, and instead of inspiring me, the exhibit ended up convincing...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2018

A very solemn experience to visit the grave of a Saint and learn about his life. I would recommend this to any family or individuals interested in the history of St. Patrick

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Reviewed March 24, 2018

Met and welcomed by Tim and invited to the exhibition where the information was in both Irish and English. Only problem was it was quite cold inside. Very informative and what an experience in the film theatre at the end. We all had very positive...More

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Reviewed March 1, 2018

It tells the story of saint Patrick from his kidnapping to his escaping from Ireland and his return to bring Christianity to Ireland. there is a walk through and a very interesting visual helicopter flight round the Christian sites in the north of Ireland and...More

1  Thank johnny112ireland
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Reviewed December 17, 2017

we have been for lunch here quite a number of times, the food is lovely and the service great too. The buns & traybakes are amazing!!!

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Reviewed December 8, 2017

You notice the Saint Patrick centre before you enter it; the town of Downpatrick is a down at heel place, that is, it's the same as many ordinary towns and cities across Britain. It has a slightly run down feel to it, but as you...More

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phxchica127
April 1, 2018|
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Response from Tim C | Property representative |
Hi there. I'd give about an hour at the Centre and a half day to include the other attractions. Thanks and looking forward to meeting you.
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Tina W
October 22, 2017|
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Response from Tim C | Property representative |
Hi Tina Yes we will hold your luggage behind reception while you visit. Best wishes St Patrick Centre Team
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gunnclan4
August 16, 2017|
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Response from Tim C | Property representative |
Thank you for your enquiry. Pets are welcome in the garden but only guide dogs are allowed in the building.
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