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Cathedral Church of St. Peter and St. Paul

Church Street, Sheffield S1 1HA, England
+44 114 263 6951
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This cathedral has a large area of grass in front of it. It is full of surprises. The large and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul S
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Adelaide, Australia
very pleasant visit

Interesting Cathedral, that is not too big. Lots of history, attractive architecture and wonderful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
M W
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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The Cathedral is Sheffield's oldest building, the ancient heart of a great city, where God has been worshipped for over a thousand years. It has watched Sheffield grow and develop over the centuries, and it tells a story - of great women and men, of wars, of industry and commerce, and of the people who have lived in Sheffield. Here people have prayed, made music, offered hospitality and cared for the poor, as they do still today. The building reflects its many uses, with the traditional worship spaces including the grand high altar and the quiet crypt chapel, but also the busy conference centre, and the Archer Project area where the homeless and vulnerable find what they need Here every visitor will find something to interest them. You can book a special visit, or just call in and explore. You may find that a service is happening, in which case you can join in or not as you choose. Everyone is invited - Sheffield Cathedral is a place for all people. We are open every day of the year.
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  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
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Church Street, Sheffield S1 1HA, England
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"stained glass"
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"lantern tower"
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"quiet reflection"
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"evensong service"
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"nativity scene"
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"light a candle"
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"brass band"
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"architectural features"
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"modern font"
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"located in the city centre"
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"cafe shop"
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"looked round"
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"beautiful inside"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This cathedral has a large area of grass in front of it. It is full of surprises. The large and beautiful West window greets you on entry, but it is no longer in the West wall! The cathedral has a very unusual shape. It was...More

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting Cathedral, that is not too big. Lots of history, attractive architecture and wonderful acoustics...attend a service of worship or a concert to experience the best of this cathedral and its music.

Thank M W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've lived in Sheffield for over 40 years and can't calculate how many times I've passed the Cathedral! Yet have probably only visited a dozen or so times. And, each time, I visit, I'm impressed by the calm and serenity within this beautiful building. If...More

Thank Stephen H
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

All are made very welcome free of charge in this beautiful old cathedral. The ancient building is of course amazing but it has also been extended in recent times, the modern extension fits well with the ancient building. The new stain glass is particularly attractive....More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

a very interesting cathedral to visit, we liked the changes that have been made, very much liked the lantern

Thank john e
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We visited the cathedral for the first time this week. We were immediately impressed by the architecture. Inside is a mix of old and new. The older sections have been maintained and refreshed in recent years, whilst the newer section still feels in keeping with...More

1  Thank Fomzine
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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Nice architectural Cathedral. We visited in the evening on a sunny day and it was excellent to see the painted glass windows in the Cathedral. The model of the Cathedral shows in which centuries the Church has been constructed - in parts. Overall, a nice...More

Thank Karthik R
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Reviewed 18 March 2018

This is a lovely quite relatively small cathedral with a mix of very old and new. Some very nice architectural features. Nice cafe.

Thank WillStaffordshire
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

The old part of the Cathedral is smartly augmented with newer add ons which makes it smart place to visit when you're in Sheffield. Lovely, quiet stop.

Thank ProfessorCharles
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

The cathedral was under renovation so we didn't get the full view of it but I can imagine its as beautiful as many other cathedrals

1  Thank Emma W
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lindachilton52
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Response from Ron T | Reviewed this property |
I went in for book and didn't look at the jewellery
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