Limerick is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Limerick one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Limerick is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Limerick or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Limerick. Explore the historical monuments of Limerick with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Limerick guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Limerick page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Limerick landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Limerick.
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Nicholas Street, Limerick, Ireland
09:30 am - 05:30 pm
Although establishments date back to 922 AD, the catsle was built in the 13th century on the orders of King John. A pristine and strategic location, the castle was built on an Island off the coast of Limerick. in 1194, the Anglo-Normans finally captured the area in 1195 under John, Lord of Ireland. In 1197, local legend claims Limerick wa...
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Bridge Street, Co. Limerick, Ireland
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
One of the most popular cathedrals in Ireland, the St. Mary’s Cathedral at Limerick is said to be a refurbished castle. The west door is said to be the palace’s original entrance gateway.
The tower which is 13 metres tall
Stained Glass work
The church is often used for musical performances and...
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Cathedral Place, Co. Limerick, Ireland
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
A walk through history, the Cathedral is located in the quieter part of the city. As of present, the church has the tallest spiral in the whole of Ireland.
Raw-ethnic architecture true to Ireland
Beautiful interiors with popular mass
Tourists love to take a stroll around the cathedral taking pictures all around its majestic presence.
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Redemptorist Community, Mount St. Alphonsus, South Circular Road, Limerick, Rep. of Ireland
09:00 am - 08:30 pm
One of the most well-preserved churches in Limerick, the Redemptorist Church is known for its magnificent architecture, peaceful environment and spiritual appeal. The church is magnanimous is sure to give you a breathtaking experience.
Mass is held throughout the week and the pastors are friendly, kind and sure to give you some decent food for thou...
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Newtown Perry, Co. Limerick, Ireland
One of the most intrinsic parts of Limerick, the Pery square is the trending shopping spot for you. With shopping places offering boutique clothes and accessories, the square is sure to make your shopping soul happy. The square also has historic places of importance.
St Michael’s Church
Perry Square Hotel and Spa