We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

St. Mary's Cathedral

St Mary's Road & Prince Albert Road, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9220 0400
Call
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 313.57*
and up
Private: Historical Sightseeing Walking Tour of Sydney
More Info
US$ 85.52*
and up
Small-Group Sydney City Walking Tour
More Info
US$ 64.34*
and up
Story of Sydney Running Tour
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hyde park” (168 reviews)
“stained glass” (38 reviews)
“old church” (18 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION
St Mary's Road & Prince Albert Road, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
CONTACT
Website
+61 2 9220 0400
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (1,488)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 993 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

If you are interested in the old Catherdrals this is an interesting place to visit. Lots of stained glass and carved wood. Scheduled times the bells are played. Nice park across the stree to sit and relax.

Thank Kentg1
Reviewed 3 days ago

The cathedral is so beautiful and big. I so love the structure, really a instagram worthy pic indeed. We attended the sunday mass and it is so solemn, there was even a misallette for everyone. there's also a shop inside. The altar is very beautiful

Thank wgalicaya
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I visited St Mary's cathedral in Sydney while we toured Sydney. This is a must visit place if you are a Catholic or not. Calm and peace in the midst of all worries of the city. Grace and blessing for sure.

Thank ThomsonPhilip
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stopped in for a quick look. Very peaceful. Wasn't too crowded. We found a quiet spot to mediate. Easy to find.

1  Thank nola1961
Reviewed 1 week ago

I didn't really view St Mary's Cathedral as an attraction to visit as I was there to worship for Sunday mass. It was 2 more weeks to Christmas and they church interiors had Christmas trees (real ones that smell very nice) and a nativity scene...More

Thank neminskii
Reviewed 1 week ago

This building is one of the coolest places in Sydney. The architecture was amazing, I'm not sure I have words to describe it fully. I spend a lot of time here just walking around and looking at everything. It was so peaceful and calming inside,...More

1  Thank reneek22
Reviewed 1 week ago

The cathedral is next to the hyde park. Easy walking from the city center. It's a big building. A must visit.

Thank chandana_silva
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you happen to be in the vicinity of Hyde Park, do not miss a visit to St Mary's Cathedral. You don't have to be a Catholic to admire its Gothic architecture. The interior gives you a peaceful feeling. Beautiful stained glass windows adorn the...More

Thank Josephine Magda... M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This cathedral is right next to Hyde Park and the Australian Museum. Occupying a large square, it is grand and remarkable. The interior is very solemn.

Thank Leon L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful church High ceilings Accomodates thousands of parishioners Amazing organ Lighting and sculpture all very unique Take a tour recommended

Thank Coffeemylife
Nearby
Central Business District
The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with
energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 182 hotels in Sydney
Sheraton on the Park, Sydney
4,061 reviews
.30 km away
Travelodge Hotel Sydney Martin Place
1,873 reviews
.35 km away
Castlereagh Boutique Hotel
726 reviews
.40 km away
Park Regis City Centre
2,322 reviews
.41 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Bambini Trust Restaurant & Wine Room
348 reviews
.31 km away
Bodhi In The Park
279 reviews
.14 km away
Mizz B'z Food & Wine
33 reviews
.32 km away
Feast at Sheraton on the Park
474 reviews
.29 km away
Nearby Attractions
Hyde Park Barracks Museum
892 reviews
.18 km away
Hyde Park
1,276 reviews
.19 km away
Australian Museum
801 reviews
.31 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
215Lisa215
12 December 2016|
Answer
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.
1
Vote
Gmg77
6 November 2015|
Answer
Response from eltmau |
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
0
Votes