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St. Mary's Dominican Church

Saint Mary's Church Popes Quay, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 450 2267
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Popes Quay

This is a beautiful church a lot of tourist visit here if you are lucky you will hear the priest... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2017
Teresa S
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County Cork, Ireland
Big bright and open

This church is more modern than others we visit in Cork and this was the last of a group of three... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
KristjanandYr
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3 Dec 2017
“Popes Quay”
20 Aug 2017
“Big bright and open”
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Saint Mary's Church Popes Quay, Cork, Ireland
Shandon
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+353 21 450 2267
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Reviewed December 3, 2017

This is a beautiful church a lot of tourist visit here if you are lucky you will hear the priest chanting

Thank Teresa S
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Reviewed August 20, 2017

This church is more modern than others we visit in Cork and this was the last of a group of three we visit. Nort Cathedral , st. Annes and now st,Mary´s all in a short walk. We liked them all but like we said this...More

Thank KristjanandYr
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Reviewed March 30, 2017

St Mary's Dominican church is a knock out for its beautiful architecture and artistry as a place of worship.The majesty of its exterior and interior is exceptional. It is worth a visit to see what Roman Catholics built in the early 19th century after hundreds...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2016

This is a functioning Dominican church. Within, you can see the marble pillars that were initially intended to be the organ gallery of St Pauls cathedral in London. There is a lovely shrine to the right of the main altar, Our Lady of Graces. Well...More

Thank saravima
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Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

well maintened, peaceful, colourful and mystical place worth having a look at. just on the river, where at the moment me and my uncle are having a rest on the stairs on this lovely sunny day... beautiful empowering experience. :)

Thank Consuelo C
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Reviewed April 21, 2016

Majestic building overlooking the river RiveLee just a small walk from city centre. A wonderful temple to God constructed between 1832 and 1839 with the portico and apse built later on in that century. It was designed by a local architect Kearns Deane a Protestant...More

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Reviewed January 9, 2016

While in town recently with my Mother we decided to visit St Mary's church. It was quite at the time as it was between mass times. The altar is beautiful and the ceilings are magnificent. It was a nice peaceful experience and hopefully we will...More

1  Thank Caroline D
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Reviewed November 9, 2015

We were in Cork on a pilgrimage and visited several churches. We came to St Mary as a result of a misunderstanding, thinking this was where we were to have mass! But that's another story. We wandered about and marveled at teh beautiful statuary and...More

1  Thank BoilerMakerBob
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Reviewed September 17, 2015

Beautiful church, which is a place of living worship. Lovely organ gallery with pillars that were made originally for St Pauls cathedral in London. Stunning altar of devotion to St Mary of Graces

Thank saravima
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Reviewed September 5, 2015

Nice church, didn't get to go to Mass there but it was nice praying there after a long day exploring Cork. It is probably the oldest continuously Catholic church in Cork, although not as historic as the now-Anglican Cathedrals of St Anne's and St Fin...More

Thank Thomas C
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