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St. Mary's Cathedral

St Mary's Road & Prince Albert Road, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9220 0400
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St Mary's Road & Prince Albert Road, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This church reminded me of the great churches in Europe. Stunning inside. We attended Sunday Mass which was a great experience well recommended a visit.

Thank Angela K
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

St Marys Cathedral is beautiful, inside and out. Definitely worth a visit, though it can often be closed for services, etc.

Thank ladybugsSydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best view of the Cathedral is probably from College street. The impressive flight of stairs leading up to the entrance and the two slender spires pointing to the sky making this elegant minor basilica amazing, chiefly when the walls glitter in gold light in...More

Thank stinkwink
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spectacular from the outside. Inside quite dark. Lots of stain glass. Services on so not so easy to view inside.

Thank sarahchalmers48
Reviewed 1 week ago

within walking distance from my hotel, I passed by several times and went in once. I happened to take a photo, just before I saw the 'no photos' sign! Beautiful inside as well. A magnificent piece of architecture.

Thank garywing
Reviewed 1 week ago

About 3 blocks from our hotel, we finally got there on our last days of 3. We would see it on our bus resides. Churches are amazingly beautiful. Just to stand or sit in the large hall, pulpit in front and organ in the rear...More

Thank JWilliamH
Reviewed 1 week ago

A 150 year old modern cathedral in Sydney is the seat of the Archbishop of Sydney. Its beautiful interior with its high altar in the center is magnificient. It is a very quiet place because it is a place of worship and even if you...More

Thank ianshamshey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful church inside and out. They do a nice job ensuring it stays quiet and respectful on the inside. No taking pictures from the center pews of the church.

Thank RaleighNCTraveller
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Modern cathedral, more worthy the outside than the inside. If you are in the surroundings, just enter since it is free but it is not a great cathedral (at least compared with European ones).

Thank Aleph_999
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful Cathedral with stunning interior made of different material: red cedar in the roof, side aisles of stone and the high altar of limestone. The stained glass windows are magnificent with the chancel window being the most stunning. A must see to be truly appreciated!

Thank Hilde S
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215Lisa215
12 December 2016|
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Response from mjdztep | Reviewed this property |
Free, though some people might leave a small donation, knowing that all churches accept donations. The Sunday tour is also free.
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Gmg77
6 November 2015|
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Very few. Parking in Sydney city is not recommended; there are parking stations but they are expensive and clumsy. Go by train or bus - St James railway station is immediately adjacent to the cathedral (use the Queens Square... More
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