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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Sligo
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This article refers to the Roman Catholic cathedral. For the Church of Ireland cathedral, see St John the Baptist Cathedral, Sligo.The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception on Temple Street in Sligo, Ireland, is the cathedral church of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Elphin. It was opened on 26 July 1874 by Cardinal Paul Cullen of Dublin and consecrated on 1 July 1897. The cathedral was built in a Norman style, and it is the only Norman styled cathedral in Ireland. It can seat 1400 people. It has an impressive spire at the front and large apse in the Sanctuary.See Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception and all Sligo has to offer by arranging your trip with our Sligo vacation trip planner.
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While driving through Ireland we came across this lovely old cathedra opened in 1874. It is well maintained and cared for and beautifully decorated inside. It felt a very peaceful place.
The Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception is beautiful. I wish I had been able to attend Mass, but timing was not right. This is a must see if you are visiting Sligo
La cattedrale si trova in Temple Street, è molto imponente e bellissima, però all'interno non è particolarmente interessante.The Cathedral is located in Temple Street, is very impressive and beautiful, but inside it's not particularly interesting.show original
Beautiful cathedral for my beautiful Nannas funeral
3€ for the parking! Cathedral is a bit too kitschy.
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