St Mels Cathedral

Longford County Council

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​The historic St Mels Cathedral 'The Longford Phoenix' plays a vital role in the hearts of Longford people and has been the venue for many important events in County Longfor since its original foundation in the 1800s'.

Destroyed by fire on Christmas Day 2009, the multi million restoration project of St Mels Cathedral has been one of the biggest projects in Europe over the past five years. The now complete Cathedral is open for services and to view. Guided tours can be arranged for visiting groups Detailed information , images and links to social media sites relating to the restoration project can be found on the website​​

St Mels Cathedral

St Mel's Road,
Longford Town
County Longford