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St. John the Evangelist Church

The Stream Upr. John Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Impressive church

I enjoyed the feeling of the church and both the interior and exterior and the impressive... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
KweqSmanit
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Seattle, Washington
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Worh a look!!

This church is off the beaten track, through town over the bridge and it opens up with large... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Purpleknight1
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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1 week ago
“Impressive church”
29 Aug 2017
“Worh a look!!”
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The Stream Upr. John Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed the feeling of the church and both the interior and exterior and the impressive architecture. You don't have to be a religious person to appreciate coming here and as well the stained glass is impressive.

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Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

This church is off the beaten track, through town over the bridge and it opens up with large grounds around it. If you like your history check it out!!

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Reviewed June 13, 2017

st Johns church is on teh Dublin Road opposite the railway station. It was built in 1903- with the entire cost borne by the O'Loughlin family of Sandfords Court. The site was presented by the 3rd Marquess of Ormonde. The spire planned by architects William...More

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Reviewed March 31, 2017

This is one of many churches in Kilkenny. The architecture is something to see and a must see when in Kilkenny. It was quiet when we went pas at around 14:00.

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Reviewed February 1, 2017

We found this by accident as it isn't on the medieval mile or necessarily one of the highly sought after attractions. Also, by comparison it is quite new, as it was built during the 1800's. Regardless, it is well worth the stop and is attached...More

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1  Thank Gary B
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Reviewed January 17, 2017

Absolutely beautiful church inside and out,my parents where married here in 1973 and i got married here in 2003 its a fabulous church and worth a visit to say hi to the man himself.

1  Thank Paul J
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

With so many stunning churches to visit in Kilkenny you might as well visit St. John. It's free to get in and the architecture is excellent.

1  Thank TBLJTiki
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Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Stunning church with gorgeous architecture and stunning design. Huge ceilings and purely peaceful, captivating beauty! Would recommend stopping and seeing this is in Kilkenny.

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Reviewed June 24, 2016

We arrived there by chance and it is quite lovely. It's not the most striking but it's still quire worth a visit. It's free of charge.

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Reviewed May 18, 2016

We visit this church by mistake, because we thought it was the cathedral. Anyway, we went inside and took a look and it is an average church, nothing exciting. It is not ugly, and maybe it worth the time to visit.

1  Thank Victor Z
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