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Life & History

As the largest cathedral and one of the most important pilgrimage sites in Ireland, Saint Patrick’s has been at the heart of Dublin and Ireland’s history and culture for over 800 years. Our story is a microcosm of the story of Ireland. Take a look at our timeline to learn more about the development of the Cathedral and the fascinating characters who make our story what it is today.

Cathedral Tales

Discover the living stories of our Cathedral and the moments it has witnessed

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Cathedral Tales

Discover the living stories of our Cathedral and the moments it has witnessed

Discover
Friday 7th October

Because of a special service on Friday 7 October, the Cathedral will be closed for visiting from 10.00 to 13.00. 

We apologize for any inconvenience caused.