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St Patrick's Cathedral

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About this place
Saint Patrick's Cathedral in Dublin, founded in 1191, is the larger of Dublin's two Church of Ireland cathedrals, and the largest church in Ireland, with a 43-metre (140 feet) spire. The other cathedral, Christ Church, is the diocesan cathedral of the diocese of Dublin and Glendalough.
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Pembroke Townhouse
Pembroke Townhouse
November 11, 2019
St Patrick's Cathedral is traditionally the site of a Holy Well used by St Patrick for baptisms, and a Church dating back to late 5th Century.
Cillian
Cillian
October 25, 2019
Saint Patrick’s Cathedral has been part of Ireland’s history for over 800 years and today is one of the most popular visitor attractions in Dublin. Built in honour of Ireland’s patron saint between 1220 and 1260 Saint Patrick’s Cathedral offers visitors a rich and compelling cultural experience and…
Natalie
Natalie
August 11, 2019
Tallest and largest Cathedral in Ireland.
Maeve
Maeve
July 18, 2019
Beautiful Cathedral near the city centre. Jonathon Swift the writer of Gulliver’s Travels was Dean here. There is a beautiful park beside the Cathedral. Go for a stroll and admire the red brick buildings built by Lord Iveagh for his workers in the Guinness Factory.
John
John
July 10, 2019
The Cathedral stands majestically as a memorial to our historic past. But it stands for much more. A historic cathedral such as this lifts us out of the realm of things and circumstances which change into the realm of things which are eternal and do not change. It gives us a sense of perspective…

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County Dublin
Phone+353 1 453 9472
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 9:00 AM