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St Aidan's Cathedral is a must do on your visit to Enniscorthy. The work of art on ceilings and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bernie G
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Absolutely beautiful architecture.

This cathedral is a oasis of peace. There are information snippets inside which are very... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
Clair N
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Kildare, Ireland
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Saint Aidan’s Cathedral.A striking example of Pugin’s later period cruciform church. An exercise in perfect proportion, which endows an outwardly moderate sized structure with a soaring Gothic interior. Built in 1843 using locally sourced Ordovician...more
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Main St., Enniscorthy, Ireland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

St Aidan's Cathedral is a must do on your visit to Enniscorthy. The work of art on ceilings and walls are amazing.The feel of a very well looked after building is there,both inside and outside.Once outside you have the lovely view of Vinegar Hill overlooking...More

Thank Bernie G
Reviewed 21 September 2018

This cathedral is a oasis of peace. There are information snippets inside which are very informative. It is well worth a visit.

Thank Clair N
Reviewed 19 August 2018

A group of us were lucky to have Mr AIDAN Ryan as a Guide who is very knowledgeable and just oozes enthusiasm about this building (and also the Atheneum). The stained glass is gorgeous and the atmosphere inside is a good one. Look out for...More

Thank Christy_Luv2
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Absolute beauty of a cathedral in the centre of Enniscorthy and deceptively massive inside. Beautiful Gothic arches and gorgeous stained glass windows. There are a series of self guide panels dotted around the cathedral. The first one is outside the entrance and it is numbered...More

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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Beautifully restored Pugin cathedral. It is situated in the centre of the town and is in walking distance of the castle.

Thank Fionnuala G
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Our group easily voted this as the most beautiful cathedral we saw in Ireland. The refurbishments including archway painting true to the original patterns and designs were exceptional. Well worth our walk up from a riverside park.

Thank paulrgnz
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This is a beautiful place with painted pillars and beautiful big stained glass windows. It is worth a visit

Thank Sheila J
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Stain glass masterpieces .. well worth a stop .. a very peaceful place to gather your thoughts .. nice art works here also.

Thank terryleigh
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

If you are into stained glass this is a pugin cathedral it is out of this world. Situated in the middle of Enniscorthy which is a beautiful town full of history lovely shops, pubs,and restaurants. Enniscorthy is the centre of Wexford it has two great...More

Thank Brenda K
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Not somewhere you’d go out of your way to see but a lovely place to pop into view for a few minutes. If a practising person you can enjoy a quiet time for reflection. As a tourist it is interesting to walk around and look...More

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