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Llandaff Cathedral

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Neighbourhood: Llandaff
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Address: | The Deanery The Cathedral Green, Cardiff CF5 2YF, Wales
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I first tried to find the cathedral the Sunday morning after the sixteen Ospreys cheated Tigers out of the next round of the European cup. So here I was parked in the carpark... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Rugby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I first tried to find the cathedral the Sunday morning after the sixteen Ospreys cheated Tigers out of the next round of the European cup. So here I was parked in the carpark oposite the school gates in Llandaff ,Tigers already out of it this season. You have to walk down the hill to the church which lets you admire... More 

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Gold Coast, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Simply stunning if you love history- the Royals use for state occasions- as Wales is the Principality under Prince Charles--thus best choir- in the gorgeous little village of LLandaff with nice restaurant are a close walk.

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Thank Gareth G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Situated on the banks of the river Taff this is the ancient cathedral that gives city status to both Llandaf and Cardiff. A very impressive structure and in peaceful surroundings.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Look at the pics That is easier to help describe this Magnificent Cathedral in a hollow An inspired love it / hate it Sculpture added 50 years ajgo always promotes a talking point If u have the chance to catch a recital here - GO ! I was married amongst all this splendour in 1996 & still wander in to... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's an east bus ride away from the centre of Cardiff, 10 minutes at the most. There is a really good collection and variety of stained glass, lots of really old tombs alongside a fantasic Epstein. The Cathdral is more of a big church with a really interesting history. It has very modern works and repairs sitting comfortably alongside much... More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The history of this site ranging from the Norman period to rebuilding after World War II to a very modern sculpture of a resurrected Christ makes the eclectic look of the cathedral grow on you. There was a funeral in process in the back chapel when I visited, which actually spoke of the active life of the church.

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Thank RoamingChile
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A small compact cathedral nestling on a hill side just north of Cardiff. Parts of the building are very old, some more modern due to damage during ww2. Though not on the scale of the cathedrals in many English cities, it is still an enjoyable visit. Even done is a lovely experience. Personally I'm not a fan of the modern... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited my friend for a weekend and was lucky enough to take a walk along the river and around the cathedral. It was raining and muddy but so worth the walk. The cathedral bells were ringing while we walked around.... stunning and so glad I went

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have always wanted to see Epstein's work and it does not disappoint. Llandaff Cathedral is located in a peaceful setting.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Very easy to get to on the bus from the city center. Lovely little place with lots to see, and the village is lovely too. We had a good look around, there are lots of interesting things to see.

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