Saint Fin Barres Cathedral Cork | Cathedral Cork

Saint Fin Barres Cathedral Cork | Cathedral Cork

There have been a number of churches at this location dedicated to St Finbarr but this cathedral is a magnificent example of French-Gothic architecture. Building of Saint Fin Barres Cathedral Cork was started in 1863 and designed by the Victorian architect William Burges (who also designed Cardiff Castle). Saint Fin Barres Cathedrals ceiling is highly embellished with images of all angels and saints looking down on the congregation above high stained glass windows.

Saint Fin Barres Cathedral Cork is a very popular place to visit and being so close to the Cork city centre means it very easy to walk to. Throughout the year there are various exhibitions & events taking place in the Cathedral and these are worth checking out during your visit to Cork.


Cathedral Address

Bishop St, The Lough, Cork, Ireland 

 

Saint Fin Barres Cathedral Cork | Cathedral Cork