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Manchester Cathedral

Victoria Street | Off Deansgate, Manchester M3 1SX, England
+44 161 833 2220
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Under construction,but beautiful building

Hard to take a picture and leave the construction work our of it.The building is beautiful and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Bornabrit
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Richmond, Virginia
via mobile
So tall, inside is a surprise... & well preserved.

Outside you don´t see much of it, but when you are insisde, it´s a big supreise; it is lovely. We... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
cristinapenhacou2017
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Lisbon, Portugal
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Part of the Church of England, this lovely, small and inviting place of worship is part of Manchester's city center, which has undergone major redevelopment in recent years.
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:30
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Victoria Street | Off Deansgate, Manchester M3 1SX, England
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+44 161 833 2220
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Hard to take a picture and leave the construction work our of it.The building is beautiful and located in a picturesque area of the shambles, Worth a visit,opposite the cathedral is a tea house named Propertea,I highly recommend it.Great tea and scones

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Outside you don´t see much of it, but when you are insisde, it´s a big supreise; it is lovely. We liked the hight of it inside and the top (view of the roof from Harvey & Nickles). Very nice.

Thank cristinapenhacou2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

Not the biggest cathedral you are ever going to visit and there was building work going on when we visited which didn't let us see the place in it's best light.

Thank Geordiedaz
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Glorious building. So much architecture to appreciate. It's so quiet and tranquil, I could have just sat for hours in there. Lovely building.

Thank Everythingbutthedog
Reviewed 1 week ago

A truly amazing and magnificent building. A 600-year old Cathedral that has suffered damage during World War II and has been restored to its former glory. The recently installed organ in 2016 is beautiful. A site not to be missed in Manchester.

Thank Jeszmond
Reviewed 1 week ago

The modern stained glass windows are stunning. One had a tree moving behind it and my daughter excitedly said "It looks like it's on fire!" and we found it was called the Fire window, commemorating the Manchester Blitz of 1940. The pictures of the destruction...More

Thank Helen F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This building took 252 years to build and it shows. It's huge and beautiful. We went on Sunday to their Evensong (even though we're not that religion, they were very welcoming.)

Thank Janette R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really lovely building and a great place to worship. Perhaps too many tourists at other times and it was a shock to see a security guard on the door. Stained glass to die for and my own interest, a peal of bells. Would love...More

Thank Ava H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whilst visiting the city we spotted Cathedral which is a short walk from the Arndale Centre and provides a welcome break from the hubbub of the city. They offer a free guide leaflet to help you find out all about the history of the Cathedral....More

Thank AngieP49
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Cathedral was only a couple of blocks from our hotel,so we walked down to check it out. Closed for visitors due to services. We, actually would of liked to sit in on their services as it was Sunday and we are of the same...More

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dympnagould, Manager at Manchester Cathedral, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are really sorry to hear of your experience when attending on a Sunday. The services are open to all members of the public and people of all faiths and none are more than welcome unless there is a major civic service or ordinations when...More

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StefC T
22 February 2017|
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Response from dympnagould | Property representative |
Thank you for your query. It is a Church of England Cathedral with an exciting and radical history as a church dating back centuries. We welcome visitors of all faiths and none. We also have very friendly Cathedral Guides in... More
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Fer B
6 June 2016|
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Response from S774 | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can ask at tourist info for tours
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Bryan Michael C
12 March 2015|
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Response from Manchester_Cathedral | Property representative |
Good morning, As far as I am aware, Ghostpoet will play at C O L U M N S on 2 May. Tickets are already on sale via AltTickets, however, they are not listed as a confirmed artist on the AltTickets website as yet.
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