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 : info@stcanicescathedral.com

Christmas Tree Festival

2017 The provisional dates for this years festival are Friday 8th to Wed 13th December. Make a note.


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

Saturday 22nd July David Gray Concert (see davidgray.com for tickets)

Friday 11th -Sunday 20th August Kilkenny Arts Festival
Kilkenny Arts Festival: www.kilkennyarts.ie

Heritage Kilkenny for children...
Is your child interested in history and heritage? Would they like to take part in a series of fun and informative workshops in the beautiful setting of one of Kilkenny’s oldest churches? And create Kilkennys’ first children’s heritage trail? St. Lachtain’s Select Vestry Freshford, in partnership with the Heritage Office of Kilkenny County Council, and co-funded under the Heritage Council Community Grants Scheme, is running children’s heritage workshops during July and August. The workshops will be delivered by the award winning Dig-it-Kids team. 22nd July, 25th 26th 27th August.
Details on facebook page and from heritage@kilkennycoco.ie. Tel 056-7794938/4931Places must be booked in advance.

heritageweeklogo2017_2.jpgFor Heritage week in the Cathedral there will be a Guided tour of the Cathedral Mon 21st – Fri 25th at 9.00am. each morning.

St John’s Priory: There will also be a talk at 11.00am given by Ian McCullagh on St John’s history celebrating their 200 years of worship also Mon 21st – Friday 25th each morning in St John's.

Sunday 12th November Remembrance Sunday 11.30 Service

8th Dec to 13th Dec – Christmas Tree Festival