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Reviewed 2 days ago

A most remarkable structure; apparently Winston Churchill, as a young man, helped in the construction! His initials are about 20 foot above the main entrance on the wall to your left as you face the building! A wonderful organ that I look forward to playing...More

Thank lenrhodesmusic
Reviewed 1 week ago

Imposing cathedral, very different in style from other churches in the city. Go upstairs to view the beautiful stained glass windows. Lots of historic elements such as old regimental flags. Staff there very friendly and more than willing to chat and tell you about the...More

Thank LoneBrit
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Very pretty stained glass. Beautiful building. Helpful lady as we entered gave us a map and chatted to us about the place. You can light a candle and make a donation.

Thank babychimp
Reviewed 30 August 2018

This cathedral isn’t as old as the cathedrals in europe, built in 1929, but t’s very beautiful. An interesting side note, the rock was quarried from Butchart Gardens.

Thank bsatre
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Whether you would dub yourself spiritual or not, this is worth a visit. Looking for a place for quiet contemplation, there is a spot here for you to get out of the din of the city. It is easy to walk by, take a moment...More

Thank Darren S
Reviewed 25 August 2018

I've spent hours here while visiting Victoria, and I'm not even Christian! What an awesome beautiful piece of architecture, great art and stained glass windows, and fabulous summer music programs, both indoors and out. thank you. They even invite artists to come inside and sketch...More

Thank PitaLemon
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

This Anglican Church is magnificent in the simplicity of its looks. With great columns supports arched roofs in stone grey it is a wonderful building for those who worship there.

Thank BT3rd
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

If you are fond of sacred spaces, stop by this beautiful Anglican Cathedral. The stained glass, each depicting a saint along with a trade, are particularly interesting. The cathedral is also a frequent venue for concerts and recitals, so check their schedule. I wish we...More

Thank coolhandl
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Wandering around inside (& outside in Pioneer Square) is certainly a lesson in history. A man came up to me, while inside, introduced himself and told me what features were important not to miss! It was a delightful time. Just note, in the Square you...More

Thank katighosthunter
Reviewed 8 August 2018

This is so beautiful. The inside is majestic and inspiring. If you need a relaxed spiritual moment, this is where to get it.

Thank Rick M
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rebecca702016
19 April 2016|
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Response from Gord B | Reviewed this property |
I agree that it is better to enjoy the church by viewing it without looking across the way yet the inside has not changed. While the tent city seems abhorrent, it is a statement of how the wealth of a nation is in the hands... More
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Linda D
16 March 2016|
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Response from Nick W | Reviewed this property |
There is no cost for admission and you can donate if you wish. It is heated and is open I think from around 0830 to 1800 at night so most of the day(may need to check times for closing).
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Linda D
16 March 2016|
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Response from Jaypea_5 | Reviewed this property |
There is no admission rate. There are tours of the bell tower...really worthwhile. You can just wander in and around the cathedral any day....I am not sure of the exact hours, sorry.
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