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Outstanding catherdral

In the middle of the city of Grahamstown , this Anglican Catherdral anchors the city in faith... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jeetesh H
Grahamstown

In the heart of the city ... Stunning building and surrounded by other old buildings. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed July 30, 2018
HeidiPap
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This stately cathedral’s prominent tower dominates High Street.
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High and Hill Streets, Grahamstown, South Africa
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+27 46 622 2445
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In the middle of the city of Grahamstown , this Anglican Catherdral anchors the city in faith, awesome architecture and features to praise the Lord in grand style.

Thank Jeetesh H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

its worth a while to visit the site, Grahamstown is a small town, so visit this Cathedral s must do.

Thank idah m
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

In the heart of the city ... Stunning building and surrounded by other old buildings. Beautiful church and must do when visiting Grahamstown

Thank HeidiPap
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Went to listen to a choral recital by the Kwantu choir during the Grahamstown festival. Gorgeous stained glass windows and tapestries adorn the church. Lovely sculpture of Reverend Trevor Huddleston, with accompanying info about him and his work against racial prejudice.

Thank Wendles542
Reviewed May 27, 2018

Among several historic buildings and many, many churches in Grahamstown, this one is the centre piece of the town. Didn't get to go inside, but it's an amazing building to see from the outside anyway.

Thank Mark R
Reviewed March 12, 2018

A stately cathedral with magnificent stain glass .. this cathedral can been seen from the surrounding hills

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Reviewed February 16, 2018

A good place to start any exploration of the city and although not as old as you might think this church offers the visitor an insight to Grahamstown which has seen a lot of history on its streets and surrounding area.

Thank Celtic-Wanderer
Reviewed September 27, 2017

Attended the Eucharist on Sunday 17 September. Was thrilled to see simple Communion Table at the front and not too much traditional pomp. A good worship experience (although sermon was a wee bit too long!)

Thank Giesen1943
Reviewed September 16, 2017

This is a charming cathedral in the center of a busy college and market town. It makes an excellent landmark for walks around Grahamstown

Thank Tim R
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

A church with a history which is second to none. So much character and nostalgia within the building , it makes you feel like you have gone back in time. A must visit for any visitors to Grahamstown.

Thank Joharney
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