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Address: Saint Mary's Church Cathedral Place, Killarney, Ireland
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This imposing Catholic church is the city's best known architectural...

This imposing Catholic church is the city's best known architectural landmark.

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Lovely service

Went to Mass on New Years Day and it was a lovely service with beautiful musical accompaniment. Great way to start a new year.

Reviewed 3 January 2017
Annette S
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Went to Mass on New Years Day and it was a lovely service with beautiful musical accompaniment. Great way to start a new year.

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Bellingham, Washington
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

A stunning cathedral in the heart of Killarney! Walkable grounds, easy parking. Gorgeous architecture and stained glass windows. Loved the St. Therese alter and candles available for purchase. Don't miss it!!

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 866 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

It was a long walk from center of town but I couldn't wait to see it's ancient architecture. I just had to follow the tallest spires standing above all other buildings. A huge wedding was happening on December 31 so I could not enter. Un- fortunately.

Thank DoloresJacoby
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

The Cathedral can be seen from many vista's about the city. It is grand and is an architectual masterpiece. Mass and Confession are offered conveniently throughout the week and what an experience to participate in this beautiful Cathedral.

Thank Amy L
West Palm Beach, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016

A true gem is St. Mary's Cathedral. Beautiful and just a short walk from the town center, St. Mary's immediately brought to mind the Bells of St. Mary's. Inside is just as beautiful and this should be a must stop for reflection and prayer.

Thank sphunt
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

This cathedral is a great place to visit and worship. It is one of those churches where you have to call and take time to see a prayer while also admiring some fantastic architectural building work. Don't visit Killarney without calling here.

Thank K3519XNseanh
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a stunning building and we enjoyed the opportunity to sit and reflect in such beautiful surroundings. It was quiet and peaceful with a beautiful interior. Very close to the centre of Killarney.

Thank Karen C
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

A quick visit to this lovely Cathedral is a must if in Kilarney. Lovely architecture and a great feeling of peace. Very very nice.

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Phoenix, Arizona
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016

This Cathedral is very welcoming. Beautiful to see and impressive. easy to get to just outside of the Centre of Killarney.

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Diss, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We were staying in Killarney on an organised coach trip. We always like to look at the local churches and Cathedrals during our stay anywhere. Unfortunately there was a wedding on when we went to visit so we were only able to see a small part of the interior but what we did see was beautiful! What also was very... More 

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