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Classic Cathedral

The stained glass windows are absolutely fabulous..A point to notice is that all the pew ends have... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
Robert P
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Loughrea, Ireland
A Must See!

One of the most beautiful cathedrals. The stain glass is amazing! I was fortunate enough to have... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2016
Legalsec1958
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Chelmsford
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11 Dec 2018
“Classic Cathedral”
7 Aug 2016
“A Must See!”
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Saint Brendan's Cathedral Barrack Street, Loughrea, Ireland
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

The stained glass windows are absolutely fabulous..A point to notice is that all the pew ends have a different carved figure. A place of great peace. A booklet is available that will explain all the details of the windows

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Robert P
Reviewed August 7, 2016

One of the most beautiful cathedrals. The stain glass is amazing! I was fortunate enough to have been confirmed there in the early 70s. Still as beautiful as I remembered!

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Legalsec1958
Reviewed June 9, 2016

When most people hear about the cathedral in loughrea , the stain glass windows are undoubtedly well worth their reputation but I think more emphasis should be placed on the quality of the carving at the tops of the marble columns & other arteas around...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Mike D
Reviewed July 12, 2015

Beautiful church with very impressive stain glass window's right in the town center. This is a must to visit if you are in Loughrea

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Catherine R
Reviewed June 30, 2015

lovely church with a lot beautiful stained glass windows, not a very big cathedral but worth looking at, it also has a museum in the grounds with interesting articles to look at

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Monica O
Reviewed May 18, 2015

Plenty of parking and lovely grounds. You must see the staines glass windows, and the interior design. I doubt if we will ever see a Cathedral built to this specification ever again

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank O4378XBalans
Reviewed November 26, 2014

St Brendan's Cathedral is a treasure trove of Celtic art which we natives can take for granted sometimes. The stained glass windows are spectacular, and if you take binoculars and look at them, they are spectacular! Other works include the marble work and the carvings.

Date of experience: November 2014
Thank GerBane
Reviewed September 27, 2014

Take a walk along the lakeside path in Loughrea. So much to enjoy and take-in. Well worth parking and enjoying!

Date of experience: September 2014
Thank Sclaireh
Reviewed July 9, 2014

We were fortunate in our visit to St. Brendan's Cathedral in that we met a gentleman inside who was kind enough to give us a brief run down on the Cathedral's history. We learnt a lot from him, including the fact that some of the...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank mikex
Reviewed April 14, 2014

Wow, the windows in this cathedral are fantastic. Really impressive and well worth a visit to see them.

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank John L
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