Open Day at St John's in Coolock
Coolock Church of Ireland Select Vestry
St John the Evangelist Church, Tonlegee Road, Coolock, Co. Dublin – Dublin City
17 August, 10am - 4pm
Come and see the splendor of St. Colman's Cathedral overlooking Cobh. It is an exquisite gem of Neo-Gothic architecture. Its lofty spire soars to 300 feet and encases the carillon in its belfry.
On Wednesday, 21st of August, a special recital on the 49 bell carillon will be given by Adrian Gebruers resident carilloneur from 4.30 - 5.30 p.m. The carillon of the Cathedral is the only such instrument in Ireland. A CCTV system is in operation within the Cathedral showing the carilloneur playing the instrument. Mass to commemorate the Centenary of the Dedication of the Cathedral will be celebrated on Sunday 25th August at 3.30 p.m.