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Its a surprise that the photos that aren't of St Mary's haven't been taken down, the principal photo and those of the ruins.
The cathedral isn't one of the largest but certainly the alter is one of the most beautiful. The mosaic work and stained...More
If you are a cathedral nut you will enjoy a short visit here. Beautiful mosaics, nice stone work. It's not Italian or French so set your expectations accordingly, if you do you will not be disappointed.
We got confused at first and thought this was the Abbey, but once we went inside, we were really appreciative of the impressive architecture of this magnificent cathedral. Parking around the place is a mess though. Free.
Gowran village hosts the ruins of St Mary's Cathederal, dating back to medieval times. What remains of the Cathederal has been very well preserved and presented. Inside the remaining undamaged building are many ancient artefacts, which if you are fortunate enough to have local historian...More
We stopped here walking around Kilkenny late in the evening. While taking photos a priest came out and invited us to come in despite it being closed. He answered questions, turned on the lights, and let us wander and take photos. He even insisted that...More