Ardfert Cathedral, Ardfert

Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
The Ardfert Cathedral (Irish: Ardeaglais Ard Fhearta) is a ruined cathedral in Ardfert, County Kerry, Ireland. Dedicated to Saint Brendan, it was the seat of the Diocese of Ardfert from 1117. It is now a heritage tourism site.
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  • Happened to be staying nearby and paid a visit While there is usually an admission charge, it was free due to Covid. I imagine it is because there is no guided tour. It would benefit from a tour as....  more »
  • The reputed home of St. Brendan who reputedly discovered America centuries before Colombus. There are three medieval churches on the site, the main cathedral dating from the 12th century. The...  more »
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