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St. Mary's Cathedral

17 Victoria Sq, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
+61 8 9221 7238
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Beautiful cathedral

Well worth looking around - tours only available on Tuesdays but easy to figure out the history... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
zeldaron
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Wanniassa, Australia
Stunningly evolved Cathedral

Norman gothic 1865 original construction, with the most recent update completed in 2009. Stunning... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
traveldottie
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QLD
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17 Victoria Sq, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Well worth looking around - tours only available on Tuesdays but easy to figure out the history from the available information. Beautiful grounds for great photos.

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Norman gothic 1865 original construction, with the most recent update completed in 2009. Stunning architecture with sympathetic improvements. Gardens are a pleasure to stroll around. Well worth a visit. Tours operate Tuesday mornings.

Thank traveldottie
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just happened to stumble while while by Hay street. The Cathedral's offices are in a very striking building that does not go un-noticed. Then I found the Cathedral. It is part of a very interesting and square. It is a modern Cathedral, inaugurated in 2010;...More

Thank viatgesrjr
Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thanks for your review I am very pleased you had a positive experience here. You, and everybody are always welcome at St Mary's Cathedral. I hope you manage to visit us again.

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a beautiful church with a stunning glass window, the church is very open and quite modern , there is an underground car park -although we used one of the Cat buses to get there . although I don't think it would suit all...More

Thank cnomis
Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your review - I hope that your "thought time" was useful Everyone is always welcome at the Cathedral either for quiet reflection/thought time, worship or just a look around.

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Its hardly saint Paul's & certainly doesn't match up to world wide cathedrals but its pretty & worth popping into if you're in the city but I wouldn't make a specific trip thereMore

Thank Nadia M
Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to review St Mary's Cathedral. I hope you will have the opportunity to visit us again. The Cathedral does have a very interesting history and our guided tours are held at 10:30 Tuesdays if you happen to be around. There...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

St Mary's Cathedral was build in a neo-Gothic style but the money ran out before it could be completed, as often happens in such projects. But all was not a lost. A contemporary addition was added recently, which is very tasteful and adds considerably to...More

Thank Jeffry B
Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thanks very much for your review of the Cathedral. As you said, non-Catholics can appreciate the Cathedral and everybody is always welcome here at St Mary's Cathedral. The tours are run by very experienced guides and well worth doing.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love old buildings but this one takes the cake with new renovation of the alter end of the church. Christmas eve here is beautiful the acoustics in the church for christmas carols is beautiful.

Thank Myree M
Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Hi Myree, thanks so much for your review. I'm glad you managed to attend Christmas Eve here at the Cathedral. I hope you have many more opportunities to visit the Cathedral in the future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

easily spend a couple of hours here, volunteers run tours, beautiful interior, gorgeous windows - the new modern ones at the top are fabulous, there's a soldiers' chapel, lots of interesting stories, well worth a visit

Thank Jill B
Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thanks Jill for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to the Cathedral and hope you have the chance to visit again.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the $5 tour on Tuesday at 10am and were pleasantly surprise at how in depth it is. This is one of the most unique cathedrals I have ever seen. It perfectly marries the contemporary with traditional styles. We were also treated to a...More

Thank luv2travel6482
Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review of the Cathedral and our tours. Our tour guides are very knowledgeable and professional (although they are volunteers). Their love of our Cathedral comes out in the tour. The tour nearly always includes a short recital. Everyone is always...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whenever we visit the city, we try to attend service at this beautiful cathedral. It's architecture is an interesting blend of old and new. Inside the church, the imposing interior is focused on the central altar, with some private corners dedicated for confessionals, private worship/reflection...More

Thank Mildred B
Tony M, Manager at St. Mary's Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to visit the Cathedral when in Perth. Thanks also for the review - everyone is always welcome at St Mary's Cathedral - inside and out. We hope next time you visit Perth you again have time to...More

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