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Christ Church Cathedral

Open Now: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Stained glass windows

Check out the windows especially the modern one near front door and the dog in it. The prayer area... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
David A
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Woy Woy, Australia
An outstanding old church in the heart of Vancouver.

This is a wonderful old church in the heart of downtown Vancouver. Both the outside and inside are... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2019
Chrisinkingwood2
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Houston, Texas
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This gothic-style cathedral has 29 beautiful stained glass windows.
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690 Burrard St | (At Georgia St.), Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2L1, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Check out the windows especially the modern one near front door and the dog in it. The prayer area has a lovely display of cushions(?) On the wall. We were intrigued by the whole display. Thanks to the volunteer guy who went to extra work...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank David A
Reviewed 26 January 2019

This is a wonderful old church in the heart of downtown Vancouver. Both the outside and inside are in wonderful condition after an extensive remodel. The interior vaulted ceiling is all made from locally sourced spruce and fir many many years ago.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Chrisinkingwood2
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I found this place by chance today as I was walking around to familiarize myself with the area. Entrance is free and there is a docent there to assist you . The March 2013 review gives good information about it. I was stunned that such...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank watravelinggal
Reviewed 3 November 2018

If you are in downtown Vancouver, and (like me) trying to experience as much as you can, you'll be ready for a rest before the day is out. I find this a wonderful place to sit and meditate for a about half an hour. In...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Chris D
Reviewed 15 October 2018

A gorgeous old cathedral recently updated with a magnificent Bell Tour and refurbished interior. The windows are especially remarkable and the Cathedral Choir is unsurpassed in the city.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

I've lived in Vancouver my whole life and have just stepped into this church for the first time. Why is it so typical to visit churches in Europe but not in North America? This Cathedral is well worth stepping into and dates back to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mellie2013
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

We went to the Sunday evening worship which is more causal and inclusive worship in the Cathedral. The building was beautiful and the community was welcoming. Thank you.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank danad689
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

We could have missed this little gem. It looks like any smallish church from the outside but is beautiful inside. Understated. Great stained glass and lovely fabric art. Chatted with very friendly cleric. Worth a spare half hour- just up Burrard St from the waterfront.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank angelarG3847QJ
Reviewed 5 June 2018

One of many historic churches in downtown Vancouver. Christ Church has beautiful acoustics and throughout the year features thoughtful services with choirs.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Calvingr
Reviewed 30 May 2018

We walked from our hotel over to this church in downtown Vancouver for a morning service. The church service was very nice, open to everyone. The church is beautiful and everyone was nice. The organ is very good.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jon1054
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