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Cobh Cathedral

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Address: Cathedral Terrace, Cobh None, Ireland
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+353 21 481 3222
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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We loved the way cathedral is made and how everything is maintained for so long... Must see if you are in Cobh

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Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We loved the way cathedral is made and how everything is maintained for so long... Must see if you are in Cobh

Thank Gabriela D
York, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A stunning building both outside and in. Very peaceful to quietly walk around and reflect. Well worth a visit.

Thank cookyducky
Hawes, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This edifice dominates the lovely town of Cobh and a visitor should consider setting aside 20 mins or so to view it. There is a free car park directly opposite the north side so if in a car there is no walk up the steep hill on which it is sited.

Thank JGW225
Malibu, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is absolutely beautiful. Much to see and walk around but it can be done in about 30 minutes. It's free to get into and has many photo opportunities. My favorite is all the stained glass . They also have a little store in the back but only accept cash.

Thank rshaneel
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Cobh, it is worth the time to stop in to see the cathedral. The craftsmanship that went into this building inside and out is incredible. The stonework, carvings and stained glass were all stunning.

Thank CO719_Traveler
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 360 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The day our group visited they were having a special anniversary service, a lot of visitors and first communion service. A lovely Irish band playing which later walked through the town. The Cathedral itself is beautiful in side and was decorated because of the special service. Its a short walk up hill from the town, but worth it.

Thank wendygp
Rugby, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ireland is well-blessed with churches and cathedrals, but this is one of the most striking, given the setting above the town to dominate the skyline. I'd have liked to have seen it from a boat, but as time was short I made the hike up to see it, and that was well worthwhile. It's pretty easy to find the route... More 

Thank WhiteAnt2008
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I pass this place often on cycles and walks and i have to say it really is well kept and nice to look at It has its famous hill walk and beautiful views of spike island and surrounding cork harbour, which is one of the biggest natural harbours in the world Inside is just what you would expect with its... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Uphill walk from cruise dock but worth it. Several tours include this stop. Ancient, beautiful, great city views.

Thank Bonnie M
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited the cathedral what an amazing site looming over the town, Yes it's quite a climb to get there but well worth the climb. Inside was indescribable we spent a long time taking in the whole place. This is a definite must see. We was given a bookmark on our way out excellent.

Thank dandjbaker

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