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Lovely and inviting

Beautiful church, walked by while seeing the central business area and decided to walk in. There... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2016
Johannesburg, South Africa
Peaceful and cool

Lovely cathedral to visit, like an oasis in the middle of the burning hot sun. Very well organised... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2016
Hastings, United Kingdom
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  • Terrible4%
10 Jul 2018
“emblem of discipline”
7 Dec 2016
“Lovely and inviting”
91 Karl Werner List Street, Windhoek, Namibia
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

this Cathedral is offering so many opportunities to locals and visitors. Having conference facilities ,a wonderful bookshop and parking available. Nice coffee shop on the premises and the Hospital

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 8 December 2016

Beautiful church, walked by while seeing the central business area and decided to walk in. There is a small store attached to it as well, if you are interested in religious iconography.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank LoveJozi
Reviewed 16 October 2016

In my 2 months in Namibia, I have been to Sunday Mass at 10:40 am on six occasions at the Cathedral, and it has been a wonderful experience, most especially because of the choir and the acoustics of the Church. The Mass here is unlike...More

Date of experience: October 2016
7  Thank Wayne H
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely cathedral to visit, like an oasis in the middle of the burning hot sun. Very well organised inside for visits and mass if you have the time.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank peppermint
Reviewed 1 July 2016

It's not open at all times. Beatiful and quiet place for visit for one hour, includes one catholic shop.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank agusticassa
Reviewed 31 January 2016

It was about 10 minutes walk from my Hotel Avani. Very scenic place...looks like a painting. One of most commonly visited tourist place though it is very quiet.

Date of experience: October 2015
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Reviewed 8 January 2016

I was there on Christmas eve and had good entertainment for up to four hours we had also a priest from the USA and the choir where exec lance.............

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Torque-rob
Reviewed 19 September 2015

A beautiful place and the flowers made the pictures even more beautiful. We did not go inside as we had a fight with a 'car guard' wanting to charge us $30 to stop on a Sunday just to take a few pictures.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank erna o
Reviewed 2 July 2015

Daily masses at the Cathedral. The most popular mass is the 07:30hrs mass on Sundays. Monday morning mass is said by none other than the humble Arch Bishop of Windhoek himself His Highness ‎Liborius Ndumbukuti Nashenda. Morning masses at this Cathedral are said on Mondays,...More

Date of experience: June 2015
10  Thank fmuketi
Reviewed 25 June 2015

I was searching for parking in Windhoek and couldn't find any. As a foreigner to the city I still don't know Windhoek that well. I saw many people parking at the St Mary's Catholic Cathedral in their parking yard and I thought it is a...More

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Christo B
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