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St. John's Cathedral, Limerick

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St. John's Cathedral is a Catholic cathedral in Limerick, Ireland. Designed by the architect Philip Charles Hardwick, it has been in continuous use since it was built in 1861. It replaced a chapel founded in 1753.The most recent restoration work carried out was in 2003/2004 on the roof and exterior stonework. It is a Catholic cathedral, the city's other cathedral, St. Mary's Cathedral, being Anglican. The building has the tallest spire in Ireland, at 94m, and is the tallest structure in Limerick.
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  • A lovely 19th century cathedral, with some beautiful stained glass and a beautiful Pipe Organ, which is used on Sundays for Mass, with the choir at 12 noon. A variety of church music is sung, from con...  more »
  • This museum use state of the art methods to make the history of ireland understandable. The only place that we visited in Limerick.  more »
  • This is a piece of Limerick city and it is beautiful. A must go to see if in the city and would suggest anyone to go there.  more »
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  • St. John's Cathedral, Limerick is spectacular and architectural.
  • Beautiful Cathedral in Limerick City