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Address: Victoria Street | Off Deansgate, Manchester M3 1SX, England
Phone Number:
+44 161 833 2220
Today
08:30 - 18:30
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon 08:30 - 17:30
Tue - Thu 08:30 - 18:30
Fri 08:30 - 17:30
Sat - Sun 08:30 - 18:30
Description:

Part of the Church of England, this lovely, small and inviting place of...

Part of the Church of England, this lovely, small and inviting place of worship is part of Manchester's city center, which has undergone major redevelopment in recent years.

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Lovely building

My wife and I needed to kill some time in Manchester and decided to finally go inside the cathedral, it's like a mini version of the Liverpool Anglican cathedral, it says inside... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Alan157243
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This cathedral is a fantastic manchester landmark. Go in here once a month to light a candle for my mum.

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Thank nb7x
Manchester, United Kingdom
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125 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Recent improvements to local landscaping and highway alterations mean that the Cathedral is not as hidden or difficult to get to as it once was so if you are passing, take a look

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Thank Moonbeam555
manchester
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

dating back to the 1450's .....magnificent Gothic church....restored in Victorian times ....badly damaged by the blitz in WW2.....featured in controversial computer game in the 90's.....worth an hour or two of anyone's time.

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Adelaide, Australia
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237 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It was great to see the new organ in this cathedral. The organ is the king of all musical instruments. It would be great to visit this cathedral again and listen to some organ music one day.

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Thank Jeff K
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352 reviews
165 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I needed to kill some time in Manchester and decided to finally go inside the cathedral, it's like a mini version of the Liverpool Anglican cathedral, it says inside that it costs £2800 a day to run it , may I suggest you turn the heating down? You'll save a fortune

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Management response:

Thank you for your comments regarding your recent visit. Many of our visitors comment on how lovely and warm the church is despite the really cold January temperatures and also worry about our heating costs. In 2013 the underfloor heating was replaced with new ground source heat pumps which use natural energy stored in the earth to heat and cool... More 

County Wexford, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I am always impressed with the quality of food on offer and at a reasonable price. The atmosphere is friendly and service compares.

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Hereford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The cathedral is interesting, but visit the medieval bridge next door with the bookshop for the cathedral. Free tea and coffee fascinating bridge and great customer service.

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Thank Andrew C
Management response:

Thank you for your comments which I will pass on to Sue and Penny who run the St Denys Bookshop. We are delighted that you took the time to visit Hanging Bridge, a Scheduled Ancient Monument which has been part of the Manchester landscape since the early 15th century. More 

Islamabad
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It's a lovely building, both outside and inside and there's lots of signs and boards to give you information about its history. Love the stained glass windows and some beautiful flowers even in the cold weather outside in its gardens!

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful, a real must to see, carvings, history, free to go into, a must to see, to me it is a people's cathedral

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Ramsbottom, United Kingdom
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7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today and was pleasantly surprised. Nice compact cathedral with some lovely stained glass windows and the new organ is magnificent. Well worth the visit and will definitely go again. Would like to go to a concert or service there.

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