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Inverness Cathedral

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Address: 15 Ardross Street, Inverness IV3 5NS, Scotland
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+44 1463 225553
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08:00 - 17:30
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 17:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Great stained glass

A lovely cathedral full of interesting sculptures and a mass of stained glass. We wandered round and found lots to see.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Westfield WI
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was thrilled to attend the service-I am a church organist. Members outside invited me to tea and goodies at the boys school next door-all very friendly

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Thank tlyon11
Sarah M, Vice Provost at Inverness Cathedral, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments, we are delighted that you enjoyed the service and the music. More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful Cathedral, both inside and outside. It's situated on the river bank and is also lovely to see from the other side of the bank. Inside it is lovely and peaceful. A must-see when in Inverness.

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Thank ScottishTemplar
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Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit. Happy New Year! More 

Glasgow
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely cathedral full of interesting sculptures and a mass of stained glass. We wandered round and found lots to see.

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Thank GlasgowWinenut
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Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit. More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Beautiful arhitecture in a beautiful landscape of Scotland highlands. It can be spiced by the legend of Loch Ness monster :)

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Thank Jasna J
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Thank you for your review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your visit and your search for Nessie! More 

Vilnius, Lithuania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

It is not anyhow special, but if You are in Inverness, then probably it is nice to take 10 mintes in here. There You cna find some interesting fact on the history of the church. In the surroundings You will find typical Scottish spirit of 1900's. The area was really worth to visit.

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Thank Rimgaudas B
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Thank you for your review. More 

Birmingham, England
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Plenty of interesting features and well worth a good look around. Nice setting and included on the free walk leaflet from tourist info.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful building. Open nearly all day. Said a prayer for all. Including you. A great deal of good historical facts. Keep well JB.

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Thank you for your review. We are glad that you found the Cathedral to be a good place to visit. More 

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Loved it. Great architecture and the fact that we could walk up and down all troughout made it even better. No hidden spots or closed areas. Quiet place to pray and the architecture is superb.

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Thank danbabanel
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Thank you for your review of the Cathedral in Inverness. We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit. More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

We found the church rather dull and uninspiring though to be fair our friends visited the next day when the entrance was manned by ladies of the church who gave them a warm welcome

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Thank rogerrobert98
Management response:

Thank you for your review and feedback about the Cathedral in Inverness. The Cathedral has volunteers who offer a welcome. During the peak of the tourist time we have people everyday to offer a welcome, and always have printed guides available for the rest of the year. More 

Hull. England
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The stained windows are lovely and the cathedral was very calming. Disappointed the organ is only a digital one not a big pipe organ. The cathedral is situated on the banks of the river and is in a lovely setting. Worth a visit if visiting Inverness.

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Thank shazzy39
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Thank you for your review following your visit to the Cathedral. The organ was recently replaced with the digital organ. The digital organ has a great sound similar to a pipe organ. It was replaced as the cost of restoring the pipe organ was prohibitive. Music is still a very important part of the worship at the Cathedral. More 

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