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St George's cathedral

Just up from the waterfront | On a main road, Freetown, Sierra Leone
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Pre-colonial architecture at it finest. The stone edifice is made of the igneaous rock that defines much of Freetown.

If you are in Freetown, please feel free to attend services there on Sunday. Their organ is... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
Harold W
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Freetown
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St George's Cathedral is the pre-eminent place of christian worship in Freetown. The main Sunday... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Chris W
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 Feb 2018
“Pre-colonial architecture at it finest. The stone edifice is made of the igneaous rock that defines much of Freetown.”
6 Nov 2017
“How do you rate a place of worship?”
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Just up from the waterfront | On a main road, Freetown, Sierra Leone
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Reviewed February 5, 2018

If you are in Freetown, please feel free to attend services there on Sunday. Their organ is probably unrivaled in craftsmanship.

Thank Harold W
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Reviewed November 6, 2017

St George's Cathedral is the pre-eminent place of christian worship in Freetown. The main Sunday services are at 07:30 and 09:30 and are conducted in english according to the anglican tradition, with readings displayed on screens throughout the building. The congregation are very welcoming to...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2016

impressive sight in the centre of town. A real landmark worth having a closer look at. Seems to be very much in use today.

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Reviewed February 29, 2016

A relatively well-kept church, but strikingly and uncomfortably uncritically glorifying of the British occupation and colonization of Sierra Leone. To understand this walk around and read the tributes to fallen Englishmen (few women) and a small minority of indigenous Sierra Leoneans that make it look...More

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Reviewed January 30, 2016

We attended Christmas service there and had a great time enjoying the locals singing. Well dress and We understand its the State Church.

Thank Fred M
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Reviewed April 19, 2014

a stained glass window over the altar, pews the length of the nave and memorial plaques lining the walls, telling the story of life and loves over a century and more. If this is your thing its a must - an oasis in the the...More

2  Thank Logiealmond1
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