St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower

The Cathedral Church of St Canice,
The Close, Coach Rd,
Kilkenny City, Ireland.

Phone : +353 (0)56 7764971

Mobile number: +353 (0)85 2527787

Email :

Christmas Tree Festival

2017 tree_logo_2.jpgThe dates for this years festival are Friday 8th to Wed 13th December.
To enter a tree is free and form with all the details is below.
download christmastreekk_17.pdf

Fridays 8p.m. Bell Ringing Practice. Please ring the Cathedral during opening hours to give your name if you would like to try out the art of campanology.

Forward Planner for 2017

October Talks 2017

The following is the programme for our annual October talks;
These popular lunch time events begin at 1pm and are held in the Lady Chapel area of the Cathedral. Everyone is very welcome. The events are €5 and over by 2pm (including a light lunch) which allows people to fit this in during their lunch hour.

Friday the 6th – Grace Fegan - 'What makes a museum?' - Subject: St Marys now the Medieval Mile building

Friday the 13th – Rudolf Heltzel – "The creation, purpose, and achievements of the Kilkenny Design Workshops"

Friday the 20th – Ian Sexton – “A Vital Organ” - Subject: Talk and working of the Cathedral Organ.

Friday the 27th – Pat Nolan – “Confessions of a Genealogist” Subject: Recounting some of Pats interesting stories and experiencesoctober_talks.jpg

Sunday 12th November Remembrance Sunday 11.30 Service

8th Dec to 13th Dec – Christmas Tree Festival