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St. Mary's Cathedral

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Address: 17 Victoria Sq, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
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Catholic Cathedral which combines portions built over 3 centuries into the...

Catholic Cathedral which combines portions built over 3 centuries into the one beautifully renovated buildingPublic Tours every Tuesday at 10:30 am $5.00 donationTickets available at Church Office (across the road - follow the signs)

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Beautiful Modern Cathedral

Just happened to stumble while while by Hay street. The Cathedral's offices are in a very striking building that does not go un-noticed. Then I found the Cathedral. It is part of... read more

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Mayaguez
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225 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Just happened to stumble while while by Hay street. The Cathedral's offices are in a very striking building that does not go un-noticed. Then I found the Cathedral. It is part of a very interesting and square. It is a modern Cathedral, inaugurated in 2010; not an old monument. When I visited there were many people around, and they were... More 

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Chorley, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful church with a stunning glass window, the church is very open and quite modern , there is an underground car park -although we used one of the Cat buses to get there . although I don't think it would suit all tastes, but we wanted to go and have some "thought" time and this was certainly... More 

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Its hardly saint Paul's & certainly doesn't match up to world wide cathedrals but its pretty & worth popping into if you're in the city but I wouldn't make a specific trip there

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Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review St Mary's Cathedral. I hope you will have the opportunity to visit us again. The Cathedral does have a very interesting history and our guided tours are held at 10:30 Tuesdays if you happen to be around. There is a $5 donation for tours. If not you are always welcome here for prayer... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 442 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

St Mary's Cathedral was build in a neo-Gothic style but the money ran out before it could be completed, as often happens in such projects. But all was not a lost. A contemporary addition was added recently, which is very tasteful and adds considerably to the aesthetic tone of the building. St Mary's is a church that even non-Catholics can... More 

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Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your review of the Cathedral. As you said, non-Catholics can appreciate the Cathedral and everybody is always welcome here at St Mary's Cathedral. The tours are run by very experienced guides and well worth doing. More 

Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love old buildings but this one takes the cake with new renovation of the alter end of the church. Christmas eve here is beautiful the acoustics in the church for christmas carols is beautiful.

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Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Hi Myree, thanks so much for your review. I'm glad you managed to attend Christmas Eve here at the Cathedral. I hope you have many more opportunities to visit the Cathedral in the future. More 

Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

easily spend a couple of hours here, volunteers run tours, beautiful interior, gorgeous windows - the new modern ones at the top are fabulous, there's a soldiers' chapel, lots of interesting stories, well worth a visit

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Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thanks Jill for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to the Cathedral and hope you have the chance to visit again. More 

Warner Robins, Georgia, USA
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the $5 tour on Tuesday at 10am and were pleasantly surprise at how in depth it is. This is one of the most unique cathedrals I have ever seen. It perfectly marries the contemporary with traditional styles. We were also treated to a lovely organ recital which was absolutely beautiful. You don't want to miss seeing this cathedral... More 

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Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review of the Cathedral and our tours. Our tour guides are very knowledgeable and professional (although they are volunteers). Their love of our Cathedral comes out in the tour. The tour nearly always includes a short recital. Everyone is always welcome at the Cathedral either for tours or just to visit or attend a service. More 

Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whenever we visit the city, we try to attend service at this beautiful cathedral. It's architecture is an interesting blend of old and new. Inside the church, the imposing interior is focused on the central altar, with some private corners dedicated for confessionals, private worship/reflection and commerations. The cathedral is surrounded by a lawn where one can relax outside. It... More 

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Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to visit the Cathedral when in Perth. Thanks also for the review - everyone is always welcome at St Mary's Cathedral - inside and out. We hope next time you visit Perth you again have time to visit the Cathedral. More 

Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The cathedral was renovated cleverly retaining the old church for three-quarters of the building adding a new facade and additional room for parishioners. Interiors is eclectic mix of old stained glass and modern floor and bright clear windows in the new addition. Well worth a visit.

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Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thanks for your positive review of the Cathedral. We are glad you enjoyed your visit. More 

Nowra, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

walked past here and decided to walk in. so glad we did. full of history and yet has modern aspects as to how they are getting natural light in.. worth a little time to explore. inside and out

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Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to visit and review St Mary's Cathedral. We are glad you decided to pop in - everyone is always welcome at St Mary's Cathedral. More 

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