CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL

CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL

Christ Church Cathedral Step off Dublin’s busy streets and into a timeless place of prayer and praise to God. Visitors from all over Ireland and the world are welcome to experience Dublin’s very own medieval cathedral, to explore its history and to enjoy quiet moments of reflection in this beautiful place. We invite you to make space in your journey for the spiritual heart of Dublin.

Christ Church Cathedral is Dublin's oldest building, a leading visitor attraction and a place of pilgrimage for almost 1,000 years. Renowned for its beauty, architecture and exquisite floor tiles, it is home to the famous 12th Century crypt, one of the oldest and largest in Britain and Ireland. Perfectly located in the heart of Medieval Dublin, it was founded in 1030 by Sitriuc, King of the Dublin Norsemen and was incorporated into the Irish Church in 1152 and eventually led by the famous Archbishop and patron saint of Dublin, Laurence O’Toole.

Christ Church Cathedral

Christ Church Cathedral, Christchurch Pl
Wood Quay, Dublin 8
Eircode: D08 TF98 | Plus Code8PVH+CH Dublin 8, Dublin

About CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL

Christ Church Cathedral, originally a Viking Church, is almost 1,000 years old. It was founded circa 1028, is Dublin’s oldest working structure, and is the spiritual heart of Dublin. It is also one of Ireland’s top visitor attractions and a place of pilgrimage through the centuries. Step into the Cathedral and you will discover its beautiful interior, a magnificent nave, a fascinating medieval crypt, and many important treasures – reflecting part of the history of Ireland, both religious and political.

Christ Church Cathedral, Christchurch Pl
Wood Quay, Dublin 8
Eircode: D08 TF98 | Plus Code8PVH+CH Dublin 8, Dublin

Visit CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL

You can choose between a self-guided or guided tour of the cathedral: Why charge an entry fee into Christ Church Cathedral? Christ Church Cathedral is a registered charity, and do not receive state aid. The running costs of the cathedral are €1.8 million a year. By purchasing a ticket, you are contributing towards the maintenance of Christ Church Cathedral and helping preserve it for future generations.

Admission tickets can be purchased online and are valid for use within 365 days of purchase. By purchasing a ticket, you are contributing towards the maintenance of the Cathedral and are helping preserve it for future generations.

CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL Christchurch Pl Wood Quay Dublin 8 D08 TF98

Christ Church Cathedral, Christchurch Pl
Wood Quay, Dublin 8
Eircode: D08 TF98 | Plus Code8PVH+CH Dublin 8, Dublin

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