St Anne's Shandon
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Jun-Sep: 10am-5pm, Sun and Bank Hols 11.30am-4.30pm; Mar-May and Oct: 10am-4pm, Sun and Bank Hols 11.30am-4pm; Nov-Feb: 10am-3pm, Sun and Bank Hols 11.30am-3pm


St Anne's Church in Shandon is one of Cork's most iconic landmarks, thanks to its distinctive clock tower topped with a wind vane over 3m long in the shape of a salmon. The bell tower contains Cork's most famous attraction, a peal of eight bells, on which visitors can play a little tune. Two sides of the church were built in 1722 out of limestone, while the other two are sandstone.


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