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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

John Street, Sligo F91 CF59, Ireland
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Nice Cathedral

We visited the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception recently. It is a beautiful place and... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Albany, New York
Beautiful Cathedral

One of, I think, two cathedrals in this city ( the other belongs to church of Ireland). Thus gas a... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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John Street, Sligo F91 CF59, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

We visited the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception recently. It is a beautiful place and appears to be well cared for. It was built in the 1800s in the Norman Style. The modern sanctuary modifications have the usual out-of-place look, but otherwise it is a...More

Thank Bourlingueur60
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

One of, I think, two cathedrals in this city ( the other belongs to church of Ireland). Thus gas a classical interior with several ornate chapels and an exquisite altar with detailed carvings. Nicely carved and painted stations of the cross, many effigies of the...More

Thank daddytommy
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We walked to this cathedral (which is called Sligo Cathedral on Google maps) to get a glimpse of it at night, lit up by the exterior lights. The sun sets so late in April however, that we ended up just taking a few pictures outside....More

Thank farscapeprincess
Reviewed 9 July 2017

The cathedral is conveniently located downtown and, unfortunately, charges for parking. If you come mid day there will be plenty of spaces. The building itself is quite impressive.

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Beautiful old Church located in lovely Sligo. If you are ever there this is certainly a must see part of Irish history.

Thank eddickson2
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Sligo Cathedral is worth a stop...prayerful, colorful, spacious and centrally located for some midday peace or 2 hour adoration..

2  Thank joecoughlan
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Magnificent building, stunning high altar with wonderful acoustic for singing. Well worth a visit, just 10 mins from town centre.

Thank clare w
Reviewed 9 October 2016

While driving through Ireland we came across this lovely old cathedra opened in 1874. It is well maintained and cared for and beautifully decorated inside. It felt a very peaceful place.

Thank Maureen S
Reviewed 30 September 2016

The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception is beautiful. I wish I had been able to attend Mass, but timing was not right. This is a must see if you are visiting Sligo

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 27 February 2016

Right on the Sligo skyline you can see the imposing building of the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception with it's main entrance on Temple Street and a secondary stepped entrance on John Street in Sligo Ireland. It is an imposing structure. It is the cathedral...More

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