Down Cathedral and Saint Patrick's Grave
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English Street, Downpatrick, County Down,
Miss Joy Wilkinson
T: (028) 4461 4922
Down Cathedral is a Cathedral of the Church of Ireland. It was built in 1183.
Down Cathedral is a Church of Ireland cathedral. It stands on the site of a Benedictine Monastery, built in 1183. Saint Patrick's remains are buried in the graveyard. Magnificent stain glass windows, box pews and beautiful organ case enhances this interesting building. Souvenir shop and toilet facilities.
Guided Tours available by prior arrangement.
See highlights of Voices of Ireland's Celebrate St Patrick Concert at Down Cathedral, part of Downpatrick's 2015 Saint Patrick's Day Festival: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1dpwdy3qOKk