Can I tour St Patrick’s Cathedral in Dublin? Do I need a ticket?Self-guided tours are available at St. Patrick’s Cathedral for an admission fee. Family tickets for 2 adults and 2 children under 16 years of age are available. A free app guides visitors through different parts of the cathedral and learn about burial sites, medieval history, and legends.
Who built St Patrick’s Cathedral in Dublin?The church was founded in 1191 as the National Cathedral of Ireland to honour the patron saint of Ireland. John Comyn, the first Anglo-Norman Archbishop of Dublin, built this Celtic parish church. It is the tallest church in Ireland with its 43-metre spire.