Tours of Newry Cathedral

The Cathedral of Saint Patrick is approaching its two-hundredth anniversary.

Following the interest shown in the guided tours of the Cathedral over the past five years there will be a further series of tours on the following dates:

Guided tour schedule for 2018

Wednesday 30th May 2018 – 7.00pm

Wednesday 27th June 2018 – 2.00pm:

Tuesday 10th July 2018 – 2.00pm

Wednesday 25th July 2018 – 7pm:

Wednesday 8th August 2018 – 7.00pm: Please note, the tour on the 8th August will focus only on the images in the stained glass windows of the Cathedral.

Wednesday – 29th August 2018 – 7.00pm

Each tour will take approximately 90 minutes.

Please meet at the main door of the Cathedral. You will hear the story of the building of the Cathedral, 1825-1829, and of the later extensions. The history of its stained glass, marble altars, sculptures and magnificent mosaics will also be explained.

There is no charge for these tours.