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A city centre church worth a visit

Very impressive and quite beautiful. This is right in the City Centre and will surprise you when... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2017
miguelangeldee
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Cork, Ireland
Worth a brief visit

St Peter and Pauls church is by far one of the most beautiful churches in Ireland. The architecture... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2017
Joe B
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

Very impressive and quite beautiful. This is right in the City Centre and will surprise you when you step inside. It is not something you would immediately expect to be here hidden in amongst the houses, shops and usual city centre type buildings. If you...More

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Reviewed September 26, 2017

St Peter and Pauls church is by far one of the most beautiful churches in Ireland. The architecture is very impressive. Do not let its location fool you!

Thank Joe B
Reviewed September 20, 2017

I was amazed at the magnificence of this church, just like the style that I remember from my childhood in Liverpool. Slightly scary statues to a small child!!!. Good that it is open for visitors and prayers. It made me sad to think that my...More

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Reviewed September 13, 2017

You can find this church on Paul street, it's almost hidden between the houses. It's very nice from the outside, we couldn't go inside as it was shut at the time.

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Reviewed September 13, 2017

A visit to Saints Peter and Pauls church is a must. even if you have only 5 minutes to spare it is worth a visit. Situated right in the heart of the city, just off Patrick Street near the Bank of Ireland, it couldn't be...More

1  Thank daithi0
Reviewed September 13, 2017

Free to enter. The catholic church was completed in 1866 & is one of Cork's finest. The Gothic Revival architecture is beautiful. The stained glass windows, large columns, marble, & carved wood is gorgeous. Do not miss the large carving of Jesus on the cross...More

Thank Debra C
Reviewed September 9, 2017

A lovely church with a wonderful and welcoming vibe. I went into the church to pray and the church is so beautiful and warm and made me remember how proud I am to be Catholic.

Thank Jeannette C
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful guided tour of this incredible Cathedral. You really need to have a guided tour to get the full Historic value. It is a beautiful building. We were glad we did this tour.

Thank boxshop
Reviewed July 11, 2017

if you want to see a church that is stuck in time this church is a must visit. its right in the centre of cork and its architecture is beautiful.

Thank josiejolly
Reviewed June 13, 2017

I always wanted to see where my Mother grew up. She was born on Lower Oliver Plunkett. She lived there until 1915 and emigrated to the US with her Mother and baby Brother. My Grandfather had come over two years earlier. The house stayed in...More

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I think you should be welcome in any church whether christian or not. Easter is going to be very full as it is the highest holiday, and I advise arriving an hour or two before to get a seat. To be polite, I would sit to... More
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