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All reviews pipe organ stained glass beautiful organ bell tower gothic style light a candle self guided tour open to the public worth a visit downtown victoria choir acoustics architecture worship congregation labyrinth arches
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Built in 1929 in the Gothic (European) style, Christ Church Cathedral is a beautiful building of religion and spirituality and is home to many an Anglican at prayer. From an architectural standpoint, the church is a thing of wonder, with many of its gothic elements...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I arrived and were greeted right away. We chose a self guided tour using a pamphlet they provide. Lots to see. Make sure to save 30 to 1 hour to visit. Don’t forget to visit the oldest cemetery in Western Canada which...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank pbisaillon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walking distance from Chateu Victoria hotel. Gothic style Cathedral in the English Style of Churchs. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank WestSidePugetSound
Reviewed 11 December 2018

stop by and be amazed at this historic site in Victoria. They have some great concerts there. Just walking around the area is nice.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rwhitwell58
Reviewed 15 November 2018

Well worth a visit if just to view the stained glass windows. Wander up the stairs at the back to get a good look at the big windows. There is also a very nice pipe organ which we were lucky enough to hear when we...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rogerlodger
Reviewed 26 October 2018

I enjoy the subdued ambiance of this church. Adorned with retired Colours from local infantry regiments, it is a special place.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Slade L
Reviewed 21 October 2018

This was a really cool church t visit. I just love seeing the architechture of the old churches since they spend so much money building them and make them so elaborate.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank heffay33
Reviewed 17 October 2018

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

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lenrhodesmusic
Reviewed 11 October 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
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.

Date of experience: August 2018
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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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