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“Magnificent!”

Harry Clarke Stained Glass Windows
Ranked #13 of 74 things to do in Dingle
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: Diseart Institute of Celtic Spirituality and Culture is housed in a neo Gothic building designed by J J Mc Carthy. The bulding and its artworks are open to the public for viewing. The small chapel contains 6 sets of two Gothic style lancet windows by Harry Clarke. The building is set in gardens which contain the nuns graveyard and two upper gardens designed by Mary Reynolds.
Reviewed 13 June 2014

Wonderful Art Nouveau-like stained glass--brilliant and varied colors. My photos of these will no doubt end up as Christmas cards. I wish there had been a little more info regarding the artist.

Thank captcalculus
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Reviewed 28 May 2014

Stained Glass Windows are beautiful and out of the ordinary. The church is on beautiful grounds. Walk around if the weather is nice.

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Reviewed 28 May 2014

didn't think I'd be as impressed as I was, caretaker took us graciously at half a minute to 5. I'd recommend stopping it to see them. There's only 1 sister of Presentation left.

Thank Carol T
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Reviewed 25 May 2014

The whole interior is a spectacular setting for the lovely stained glass. There are other attractions in the chapel that don't get as much mention. The hallways display important religious memorabilia. Frescoes in other rooms detail historical events surrounding Dingle. One wall features a "Last Supper" in which models for the disciples are local people, one of whom we actually tracked down and chatted with. Look at the details in the scene: standing stones, Dingle Bay, Dingle crystal...

Thank Willo O
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Reviewed 30 April 2014

It is well worth going into the convent to see these beautiful windows which were not accessible to the public until recent times. Harry Clarke is an amazing stained glass artist whose figures are so beautiful and the colours spectacular.

Thank susanwalsh
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