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St. John's Cathedral, Limerick
(4.4/5 based on 70 reviews on the web)
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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  • they charge an admission fee. no house of worship should require money to enter. I opted to spend my money at the bar across the street instead. 
  • This beautiful building has many outstanding stained glass windows and statues to read about and admire. In existence for more than 150 years, the spirituality of the place is almost tangible as the p...  more »
  • Staff are friendly and willingly share stories of the cathedral's history. Stunning architecture with curved ceilings, turrets and beautiful stained glass windows. Free to enter, but they do appreciat...  more »
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  • St. John's Cathedral, Limerick is spectacular and architectural.
  • Beautiful Cathedral in Limerick City