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St. David's Cathedral

Closes in 13 min: 08:30 - 17:00
Open today: 08:30 - 17:00
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Proclaiming Jesus as Lord in the Heart of Hobart to build a community of living faith, profound hope and practical love.Sunday services at 8am, 10am and 6:30pm
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:00
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125 Macquarie St, Hobart, Tasmania 7000, Australia
+61 3 6234 4900
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely Cathedral, There is a big sign out the front saying come in just for a look, you do not need to attend a service. Sunday morning Bell's well that's something different, Long, Loud and Good. Walk in and have a look...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tomlaber
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the third St David's church. The first was built of timber at St David's cemetery (now St David's Park) as a temporary place of worship but unfortunately it was destroyed in a gale. The second was built on the current site on the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank westy54
Richard_Humphrey, Owner at St. David's Cathedral, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review. Could I ask you to make a small edit. The first Church was never as far as we know called St. David's, it was never finished and never consecrated. The first St David's. The second one was built between 1817-1821 with...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018

Absolutely gorgeous inside - a must to see ! The stained glass windows are just beautiful and the wood fretwork is amazing to look at .

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dagny B
Reviewed 18 September 2018

A beautiful church with stunning timber beams and lovely stained glass windows. A very peaceful place to sit quietly and reflect on the turbulent Tasmanian history

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lynne_neilson7
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Starting to appreciate the architecture in my own city so a visit to this cathedral was well worth it. Sitting on a busy street corner in the CBD you can come in here to admire the stained glass, the high ceilings or just sit and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed 20 August 2018

An historic and beautiful cathedral. Well worth a visit or to appreciate the historic beauty of the building or as a place to take time out for prayer or personal reflection.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Christine U
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Beautiful architecture, we viewed this beautiful place from a horse drawn carriage, simply stunning!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank pemberlycritic
Reviewed 12 July 2018

St David the physician, I learned. This quaint cathedral has all the charm that colonial cathedrals have - high ceilings, stain-glass windows and the smell of good wood polish. An unexpected area is the museum on the right as you enter. Pieces of other churches,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank karenzmcbride
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Thanks to the congregation for making us welcome. We loved being there. A great sermon. Our daughter sang in the service as a visiting choir. We

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Steven W
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Given the age of Hobart, this is not an ancient or particularly grand cathedral, but you are likely to pass it as you stroll around Hobart. It's worth a stroll around the grounds and a peak inside.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Response from Richard_Humphrey | Property representative |
Apologies for the slow response. It seems that someone has answered for us and they are right. Sunday 8am, 10am and 5.30pm. Evensong monthly, and a monthly children’s service Sunday@4 There are also midweek services... More