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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
Charles B
Bath, United Kingdom
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Beautiful church

Very beautiful church. They have an adoration chapel off the main church. Very peaceful and open... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Vivienne B
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Saint Francis' Capuchin Friary Friary Street, Kilkenny, Ireland
+353 56 772 1439
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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

Thank Charles B
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

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

Thank Dromadamusic
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

Thank AKaD1981
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 .

Thank bernadette r
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

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

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.

Thank Eva P
Reviewed 16 March 2016

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

Thank Paddy G
Reviewed 21 February 2016

A lovely church to pop in to for some quiet time right in the middle of town. Well maintained. Tranquil place for reflection. Nice little shop attached for Mass cards, rosary beads etc

2  Thank CarolynL0000
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