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Leeds Cathedral

Cathedral House Great George Street, Leeds LS2 8BE, England
+44 113 245 4545
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not as impressive as some , but still nice

Being a major city, I was expecting something a bit grander, but not too impressed. Yes its ok, and... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2017
alisdair t
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Workington, United Kingdom
A wonderful cathedral with fabulous altar detail.

This is a fabulous place to visit, whether you want to admire the fabulous architecture, the... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
jude9999_10
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Diss, United Kingdom
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28 Jan 2017
“Small But Perfectly Formed”
4 Dec 2017
“not as impressive as some , but still nice”
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Cathedral House Great George Street, Leeds LS2 8BE, England
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Reviewed 4 December 2017

Being a major city, I was expecting something a bit grander, but not too impressed. Yes its ok, and the altar is impressive, and still worth a visit if passing,

Thank alisdair t
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This is a fabulous place to visit, whether you want to admire the fabulous architecture, the splendid high altar detail, the religious statues, or just want a little time out to sit and contemplate. There are opportunities to buy a candle and light it for...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

We happened to be in Leeds last week and decided to visit the cathedral. It is well hidden, and quite small but very beautiful and worth a visit

Thank Derek H
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

The exterior looks impressive although small. I eventually found the entrance tucked around the side of the building, not the most obvious nor welcoming. There is nothing ornate or grand inside, and this is probably the most plain cathedral I have ever seen. It just...More

Thank Jacqui M
Reviewed 24 February 2017

So, for a city to officially to be a city it has to have a cathedral. It is in the city center but this city has not preserved its inherent magnificence, as a cathedral, as it is squashed between other buildings and is eclipsed by...More

Thank ArghyaKolkata
Reviewed 28 January 2017

I saw this beautiful church and it took me a while to realise it was a cathedral, it is certainly not especially big but what it lacks in size it makes up for in beauty.

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Though not as historical or as large in size compare to so many other Beautiful Cathedrals and Abbeys we've seen through out England, still this was majestically beautiful! Beautiful marble sculptures and marble details on the walls. Leeds has allot to offer in churches, shops,...More

Thank Magda F
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

Absolutely stunning and tranquil the especially the marble effect walls which has so much detail it's actually equisit :) lovely area

Thank LouLouAndAndy
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Very beautiful cathedral. I spent some time exploring and admiring the exquisite marble sculptures . Not all that big and it won't take long to have a walk around. Peaceful and relaxing. Well worth a look.

Thank durham05
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Built in 1904 in the Arts and Crafts style the Catholic Cathedral was restored sympathetically in 2006. The jury is still out when considering the sanctuary where the bishop's throne seems to be the focal point. The newly restored Pugin altar in the Lady Chapel...More

Thank Philip S
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