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Restful and quiet

Had to visit to recharge. Place of quiet and peace. Beautiful architecture. Even if not reigious... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Lovely Church

Situated very close to the heart of the wonderful Marble City of Kilkenny is the Capuchin Friary... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2017
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Saint Francis' Capuchin Friary Friary Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 772 1439
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

Had to visit to recharge. Place of quiet and peace. Beautiful architecture. Even if not reigious will benefit from visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Situated very close to the heart of the wonderful Marble City of Kilkenny is the Capuchin Friary. It is a beautiful building and it's interior serene and tranquil. The surroundings are inspiring and help one with thoughtful contemplation. My mother is a regular here and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Very beautiful church. They have an adoration chapel off the main church. Very peaceful and open all the time. Lovely little shop attached to this church selling religious articles and mass cards. Very helpful staff, friendly and welcoming priests. Wish we have this church in...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Vivienne B
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

As the title says, the friary is an absolute oasis of calm, peacefulness and spirituality in the city of Kilkenny. While the architecture or building design is not of note, the interior design and amount of light that great windows let through, combine to create...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

I went there twice: Once during a visit in September, which gave us a good resting place away from the bustle of High Street. The second time was Christmas Day for the church service in Irish. That was obviously quite an experience. Not the whole...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

The Capuchin Friary in an oasis of peace and tranquility in Kilkenny city centre. It's a beautiful church to visit .

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

The times I have spent here in Prayer and silence means so much to me in my life, I know faith is a personal choice so I Love my time in peaceful prayer

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank JohnnyGCastlecomer
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Inside this Church is incredibly beautiful, with little side Chapels you can go in to pray, light your candles & visit Beautiful Statues, my Favourits are The Sacred Heart, up on the main Altar & St Padre Pio's which is located inside the church, in...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank carolann r
Reviewed 29 June 2016

This is a great church to visit in the centre of Kilkenny. There are daily masses also. There are beautiful statues and paintings.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Eva P
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Beautiful peaceful church right in the heart of the city. Daily mass and also reconciliation available.

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank Paddy G
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