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A very enjoyable visit.

The next time you visit Cobh pay a visit to the beautiful St. Colman's Cathedral located on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Padraigh49
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Cobh, Ireland
Imposing and impressive

We entered Cobh by ship and for the first part of the day we went on a tour, but Colmans Cathedral... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
Jeannie2207
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Windsor, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 August 2016

Cobh is an excellent place to visit and the visit wouldn't be complete without a tour of the cathedral. Recommended.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The next time you visit Cobh pay a visit to the beautiful St. Colman's Cathedral located on the hill overlooking the town. The cathedral was built between 1868 and 1916 at a cost of 235,000 pounds, (Just over $1,000,000 U.S.). One of the designers was...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

We entered Cobh by ship and for the first part of the day we went on a tour, but Colmans Cathedral is the most impressive building on the sky line so we found half an hour to climb up the narrow streets for a quick...More

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Reviewed 13 September 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed a stroll to Colman's Cathedral while our cruise ship was in port at Cobh. A must see!

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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Attended the 10am mass. Prior to such I explored the architecture of the Cathedral (inside and out). Impressive for just a small coastal town.

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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Very impressive. well worth a visit, absolutely beautiful cathedral. The view is amazing. Lovely walk around

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Reviewed 28 August 2018

If your folks left Ireland after the 1880's, chances are this is the last thing they saw as they steamed away. It must have been very hard to leave everything behind, bad as it was.

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Reviewed 14 August 2018

This is an impressive building, perched up there overseeing the town of Cobh, we arrived and mass was just underway so we quietly crept in. Afterwards, we took in the detail, like all ornate cathedrals, you will spot endless details throughout the church, overhead and...More

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Reviewed 15 July 2018

Really worth the climb up here to catch the views. The cathedral is old but not by itself worth the visit.

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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Worth the visit. Church design and interior is spectacular. Amazed by the detail. Loved the carvings and the tile work. Great for photos. I also got some pics of the cathedral from the harbour. It’s a beaut.

Thank Kath J
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Visited Cobh while staying in Fota. There is a spectacular view from just outside Colman Cathedral over the whole of the bay. You can see across to Spike Island and also a great view of the terrace of 'georgian' houses - not sure if they...More

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