St. Patrick's Cathedral
St. Patrick's Cathedral
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  • Arindam G
    Dubai, United Arab Emirates219 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Magnificent Cathedral at the Heart of the City
    We visited this iconic historical cathedral located right in the centre of Melbourne overlooking the Federation Square. The impressive glass paintings inside the Cathedral depicted stories from the Bible. The cathedral gets quite busy during the daytime with residents & visitors crowding to offer prayers all day around.
    Visited April 2023
    Written 6 May 2023
  • Jeffry b
    Essendon, Australia14,078 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Cathedral is built to last
    St Patrick's Cathedral is built of hard-wearing bluestone in Neo-Gothic style, which was popular at the time. St Partrick's is the cathedral church for the Diocese of Melbourne. When it was built in the 19th century, most of Victoria's Catholics were of Irish descent. St Patrick is the Patron Saint of Ireland. St Patrick's is an impressive structure. It has statues of a number of prominent Irishmen in its forecourt, including Archbishop Daniel Mannix.
    Visited August 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 16 August 2023
  • krocchi
    Singapore, Singapore1,430 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    A masterpiece Gothic style cathedral
    A truly remarkable architecture masterpiece. The gothic style cathedral was so beautiful our jaws dropped the moment we stepped in. The stained glass and fine detailing inside and outside captured our hearts. We would highly recommend visiting this cathedral if you are in Melbourne.
    Visited September 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 17 September 2023
  • Jeffry b
    Essendon, Australia14,078 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Cathedral is neo-gothic in bluestone
    St Patrick's Cathedral is the cathedral of the Catholic Church in Melbourne. St Parrick's is a neo-gothic Church, built mainly of bluestone, a favorite building material in the 19th century. St Patrick's was named for St Patrick, patron saint of Ireland. In days gone by, many Catholics in Melbourne had Irish ancestry.
    Visited August 2023
    Travelled solo
    Written 23 November 2023
  • KT
    Melbourne, Australia1 contribution
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Stained glass windows
    I felt that this building has a strong presence. There are many kinds of stained glass inside and when you go to this place on a sunny day, you can see so beautiful glasses. Furthermore, as you proceed through the building, you can see a big stained glass window. This glass is the most beautiful I think. If you come to Melbourne, you should try to going to this building.
    Visited February 2024
    Travelled with friends
    Written 12 February 2024
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5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2024 • Friends
It was a great experience! I had never been to such a huge church. I felt very calm there. Also there were mysterious stained glass.. I couldn't stop my excitement!
Written 13 February 2024
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KT
Melbourne, Australia1 contribution
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2024 • Friends
I felt that this building has a strong presence. There are many kinds of stained glass inside and when you go to this place on a sunny day, you can see so beautiful glasses. Furthermore, as you proceed through the building, you can see a big stained glass window. This glass is the most beautiful I think. If you come to Melbourne, you should try to going to this building.
Written 13 February 2024
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Jeffry b
Essendon, Australia14,078 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Solo
St Patrick's Cathedral is the cathedral of the Catholic Church in Melbourne. St Parrick's is a neo-gothic Church, built mainly of bluestone, a favorite building material in the 19th century. St Patrick's was named for St Patrick, patron saint of Ireland. In days gone by, many Catholics in Melbourne had Irish ancestry.
Written 23 November 2023
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krocchi
Singapore, Singapore1,430 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2023 • Couples
A truly remarkable architecture masterpiece. The gothic style cathedral was so beautiful our jaws dropped the moment we stepped in. The stained glass and fine detailing inside and outside captured our hearts. We would highly recommend visiting this cathedral if you are in Melbourne.
Written 17 September 2023
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Jeffry b
Essendon, Australia14,078 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Aug 2023 • Family
St Patrick's Cathedral is built of hard-wearing bluestone in Neo-Gothic style, which was popular at the time. St Partrick's is the cathedral church for the Diocese of Melbourne. When it was built in the 19th century, most of Victoria's Catholics were of Irish descent. St Patrick is the Patron Saint of Ireland. St Patrick's is an impressive structure. It has statues of a number of prominent Irishmen in its forecourt, including Archbishop Daniel Mannix.
Written 17 August 2023
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.

Arindam G
Dubai, United Arab Emirates219 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2023
We visited this iconic historical cathedral located right in the centre of Melbourne overlooking the Federation Square. The impressive glass paintings inside the Cathedral depicted stories from the Bible. The cathedral gets quite busy during the daytime with residents & visitors crowding to offer prayers all day around.
Written 7 May 2023
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews as part of our industry-leading trust & safety standards. Read our transparency report to learn more.

Brian C
Melbourne, Australia13 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Apr 2023 • Solo
It’s a lovely cathedral, so large and peaceful, great to see inside and the roses outside in the gardens around the cathedral, great visit
Written 5 May 2023
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Heather A
13 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2023
did not go into this lovely church as there was a wedding in process on St Patricks Day and yes some of the guests wore green
Written 28 April 2023
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Lily M
Hong Kong, China65 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2023
Close to my god. Peaceful and touching. Some tourists were taking photos. A bit far from CBD but still worth to visit.
Written 7 April 2023
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Edmondgrams
Edmond, OK182 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Mar 2023
Inside is lovely. The masonry reminded me of middle eastern buildings, the flooring is amazing, must have taken forever to finish.
Written 19 March 2023
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