Can I tour the Christ Church Cathedral?Yes. Visitors can take self-guided tours of the cathedral to visit the exhibitions and need to purchase tickets. Some areas of the cathedral are restricted during services and events. The venue maintains a calendar of events online so visitors can find out more about music, worship, and other programming.
When was the Christ Church Cathedral in Dublin built?Early manuscripts indicate the cathedral was founded by King Sitriuc Silkbeard and Dunan, the first Bishop of Dublin in 1030. It was originally a Viking church and was incorporated into the Irish church in 1152. The church has been restored many times of the years and now houses manuscripts and artifacts that date back many centuries.