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740 View St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1J8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Built in 1892, and recognized as a National Historic Site of Canada in 1990, St. Andrew's Cathedral is a beautiful building of religion and spirituality. Built in the High Victorian Gothic style, the church is a thing of wonder, with many of its gothic elements...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PookyCake
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can visit from a hop on n hop off tour but I walked. You can see the beautiful church spire from a block away. The old world style architecture is detailed and gothic style. Take time to sit in the pews and lift up...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

We were just walking by and noticed we had just missed a recital. We poked our head in and were invited for a tour. We enjoyed learning about some of the history of the church. The stain glass windows, some that had been donated by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank holidaymode76
Reviewed October 13, 2018 via mobile

and enjoyed the welcome and sense of peace in this cathedral. The stained glass in the apse was lovely

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank marshallcj
Reviewed October 3, 2018

Friendly people. We got out of the church and looked lost as to the direction to the hotel. Within a moment we had two people asking to help us. Good acoustics with a beautiful inside and stained glass windows.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jim B
Reviewed September 16, 2018

An architectural masterpiece! The light pouring in through the stained glass windows, the magnificent flying buttress ceiling, red carpet and wooden pews, all make for a dignified and beautiful place of worship.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rods397
Reviewed August 30, 2018

I stopped in to this cathedral while walking down Blanshard Street on my way to the Royal BC museum. I think it was about 2:30 PM, but there was a lady up front giving the Hail Mary's and there were at least 10 people sitting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank pilotwifelife
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

A few blocks from the inner harbor this is a beautiful gothic church. Worth a stop if you like to see this type of architecture.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank fizzy1991
Reviewed June 20, 2018

Beautiful church with great gothic architecture and stained glass windows. The sermon was good too. :)

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank PlanoTravelingDivas
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

This is a tall, somewhat modern-looking Catholic cathedral that very much reminded me of the church of Our Lady of Guadalupe in Dallas, TX. I'm a big fan of Saint Andrew's, so I paid this one a visit. Come here to meditate in silence, to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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