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Cobh Cathedral

Cathedral Terrace, Cobh None, Ireland
+353 21 481 3222
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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Travellers talk about
“stained glass” (30 reviews)
“steep climb” (20 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Cathedral Terrace, Cobh None, Ireland
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+353 21 481 3222
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"stained glass"
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"steep climb"
in 20 reviews
"amazing architecture"
in 10 reviews
"magnificent building"
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"well worth a visit"
in 60 reviews
"hill overlooking"
in 12 reviews
"rose window"
in 9 reviews
"small town"
in 19 reviews
"cork harbour"
in 21 reviews
"spike island"
in 16 reviews
"cruise ship"
in 10 reviews
"bells"
in 44 reviews
"skyline"
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"interior"
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"carvings"
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"mass"
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Reviewed today via mobile

You see a lot of churches when you travel in Europe but this one is well worth visiting. It can’t be missed in Cobh, as it towers over the city. Take the time to walk the hill and go inside, it is a beautiful church.

Thank Geoman59
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The cathedral is an imposing structure in Cobh harbour. On approach one appreciates how impressive a building it is. The architecture on the outside barely prepares you for the inner views. Breathing in a word. There was repair work ongoing when we visited but it...More

Thank mauramcmahon10
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the most wonderful place l have seen for while. It was so big and full of lovely peaceful and quiteness The place was so clean. It was shining .

Thank ellln
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This cathedral is perched high overlooking the ocean and town. It is absolutely gorgeous. We almost decided to skip Cobh, but glad we didn't. It was one of my favorite stops.

Thank Rick A
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely cathedral, located several hundred feet above the promenade at Cobh. Easy, free parking at church lot. Free Entry, but no tours. Just nice to look around and think of the thousands of poor Irish that prayed here prior to boarding a ship to the...More

Thank Sharron G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whether your religious or not this Cathedral is a must see in Cobh It’s a bit of a climb if your walking from the town but it’s worth the effort The Cathedral itself is being restored to its original beauty but don’t let that put...More

1  Thank marrtino
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My only memory of this Cathedral was the pleasant but quite steep walk up hill to it and the nice view of the harbour.

Thank Richard S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After our visit to the Titanic Experience, we took a walk up the hill to the Cathedral. The tower bells were ringing, almost calling us to come inside. While the Cathedral was under construction, the sheer size and beauty of it was inspiring. We visited...More

Thank Bethoogle
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A big walk for those who have mobility issues as very steep hill the cathedral was a good example of architecture and if you like churches you will like this.

Thank Hannah W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another beautiful and historic Cathedral. Set up on the hill you get a great view of the seaport and surrounding area.

Thank rekab3
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Katie C
April 23, 2017|
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Response from CobhCathedral | Property representative |
Most people spend 10-15 minutes around the cathedral as there's so much detail inside Outside the views are stunning Hope to see you soon
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Greg S
February 26, 2017|
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Response from alan0shea | Reviewed this property |
There is a local historian who gives walking tours around cobh but im not sure if they take you inside the church itself but im sure they would answer any questions you may have.
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loonalaska
February 15, 2016|
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Response from Galina L | Reviewed this property |
Here is address and contacts from their link, you can call them to check the time anyway. 5 Cathedral Terrace Cobh Co. Cork. Tel: +353 21 4813222 Fax: +353 21 4813488
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