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Oldest Catholic Church in Hobart. Built in 1841. Relatively small but lovely interior.

This relatively small catholic church is located on the corner of Harrington and Macquarie Streets... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
westy54
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Sydney
Beautiful Church

We dont often admire the buildings in our own city but this is one that you cannot miss in its... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2018
KatielouAustralia
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Hobart, Australia
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“Oldest Catholic Church in Hobart. Built in 1841. Relatively small but lovely interior.”
31 Aug 2018
“Beautiful Church”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This relatively small catholic church is located on the corner of Harrington and Macquarie Streets. The church was built of local sandstone in 1841 and the tower was added in 1843. The church was designed by a former convict and convict labourers were employed in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2018

We dont often admire the buildings in our own city but this is one that you cannot miss in its corner position.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

Worth a visit when nearby this church is one of many of Hobart's great old sandstone churches and offers a good photo opp for the heritage enthusiast.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank BoneandBtwo
Reviewed 1 July 2018

We went there because my GGGrandparents were married there in 1840, just after it was built. I am biased because of this but it is a beautiful little church, easily accessible and with so much history to tell. Would have loved to have a guided...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank RetiredWazza
Reviewed 29 June 2018

We visited as part of a search for ancestors who had been married here & were so pleased we found it as it is a really lovely old church.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Konie
Reviewed 14 April 2018

What a beautiful church. Inside they had many stained-glass windows. Quite attractive! The altar was nice as well and behind it, there were thee gorgeous paintings. A portrait of the virgin, a painting of Jesus’ return and a painting of a man. There were many...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 30 March 2018

While a very convenient church for visiting Catholics with services every day it is also a very interesting old church building near the centre of town on Macquarie Street. It is just a block away from St David's Park which is also worth a visit....More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Peter B
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

A great old church to see from the outside and photograph, imagining the usage during colonial times

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank streakey
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

This is a great historical heritage church in Tasmania that originates from their colonial times and is a lovely architectural gem that one should see when in Tasmania

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank badmintontim
Reviewed 21 December 2014

St Joseph's is a very poor community, but generous in its welcome to visitors and full of warmth and humanity. The services are modest but heartfelt with intelligent sermons. The priests are from the Passionists order. St. Josphes was blessed on the morn of Christmas...More

Date of experience: December 2014
4  Thank Virginia G
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