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St. Mary's Cathedral

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Address: 17 Victoria Sq, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
Phone Number: +61 8 9221 7238
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Catholic Cathedral which combines portions built over 3 centuries into the...

Catholic Cathedral which combines portions built over 3 centuries into the one beautifully renovated buildingPublic Tours every Tuesday at 10:30 am $5.00 donationTickets available at Church Office (across the road - follow the signs)

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Magnificent! Outside and In.

This Cathedral is beautiful from outside to inside. Gothic architecture exterior and walls of stained glass in the interior made it an awe-inspiring evening service for me. Simple... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Calgary, Canada
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13 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This Cathedral is beautiful from outside to inside. Gothic architecture exterior and walls of stained glass in the interior made it an awe-inspiring evening service for me. Simple pipe organ and excellent cantor gave the setting the solemnity it deserved. The priest was old but his sermon was surprisingly topical and prescient, given that only moments after preaching about the... More 

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

Thank you for your kind words regarding the Cathedral, the service and the treatment of the "intruders". We do have situations arise from time to time being (but not often thankfully) an inner city Cathedral and we try and handle them in a caring way. I have passed on your kind words to the acolyte involved. More 

Brisbane
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

St. Mary's Cathedral is spectacular. Stain glass windows awesome. Went to 11 am Solemn Mass. Highly recommend with 12 pce string orchestra, full mens/boys choir.Amazing

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

Thank you and we are glad you got the chance to attend the 11:00 High Mass. We hope you have the chance to attend again. More 

Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful find on a photo walk. Magnificent structure reminiscent of gothic architecture. A place of worship.

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

Thankyou for your review. We are glad you stumbled across the Cathedral. More 

Paso Robles, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We loved stopping into St. Mary's. In was quite a welcome respite during a full day of walking around touring Perth. How nice to sit and reflect on everything and enjoy the beauty of this cathedral. It sits in a commanding area (Victoria Square) just down from the Perth Mint and near the Perth Hospital, and only a few blocks... More 

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

Thank you for your review of St Mary's Cathedral. We are glad you enjoyed it and our gardens which do provide an "oasis" across the road from the hospital. More 

New South Wales, Australia
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57 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

love this place, a wonderful place to visit, well kept with such great walks. Thankyou, thankyou, what more could we want.

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

Thanks Lynette for your review. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit here so much. More 

Cork, Ireland
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40 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Went to visit our daughter X boyfriend at the time it was April 2015 we were staying on hay street,it was great to be able to visit the cathedral,such wealth when you see it.We spent a month there had 8 o'clock mass a few mornings.It was like being at home.They had a tiny shop X I was lucky enough it... More 

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

Thanks for your review - certainly not too late. None of the things you wrote about have changed. We are glad you enjoyed your visits. Again, thanks for taking the time to review your visit. More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 360 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This Cathedral does not have the stunning stained glass of St George's, but does have a strange mixture of styles as new extensions have been added on. Quite interesting architecturally.

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Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

So beautiful!! The priests and parishioners are so friendly. We sat there in awe during mass. The detailed architecture was really very impressive. Every single part of the church was meaningful to Catholics. Magnificent!

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Barranquilla, Colombia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

It looks really impressive from the outside. The inside is a nice church, high ceilings, very quiet. Good for a short time visit.

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Perth, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Catholic cathedral, beautiful church to visit. Open to public on most days. It has the original church at the front and the extension on the front which was completed a few years ago. The cathedral has a beautiful organ. Stunning stained glass windows. Well worth a visit if you are interested in churches or are a catholic and want a... More 

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