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Reviewed 14 July 2018

This cathedral is right next to the Beehive so I visited since I had some time before the tour. This cathedral is not impressive, but not bad.

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 7 June 2018

Nothing special on this Cathedral, well maintained but very modern. Compared to the ‘old’ St Pauls church massive difference between old and modern.

Thank Erwin H
Reviewed 24 February 2018

Not attractive from the outside but better than expected inside. Definitely worth some time to wander around and take some photos.

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Wonderful wooden structure that withstood the earthquake of 2016. The US Marine Corps were barracked just up the coast so they were frequent visitors during WW II. THEY GIFTED their colors and a 48 Stars US Flag

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

It was modern externally and internally and hence lacked some of the character of cathedrals around the world but this was good to visit and interesting. Worth a look.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 24 January 2018

As cathedrals go St Pauls Wellington is not the prettiest. However it has two main claims to fame that are unique. It is the only cathedral that was built and completed within the reign of a living monarch (Queen Elizabeth 2) and in addition it...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Again another unique design with its own appeal. Whilst it looms large and can be described as a little plain, it is an impressive structure. The Beehive and old St Paul’s are close by . Thanks for the vote if you found this review helpful.

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

It's a great church with beautiful architecture with an warmth that is hard to beat. Would 100 percent recommend it.

Thank ChrisH11236
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This building is a knockout. Majestic inside and out. The interior is quite amazing with its Brutalist architecture meets Sante Fe style ceiling. Well worth a wander up and around the back of the altar where you can read about the construction of this modern...More

Thank SydneyCandy
Reviewed 25 July 2017

I wanted to see Wellington's cathedral after having a good look at its predecessor, nearby Old St Paul's (a lovely 19th century building with an amazing and unique interior). Old St Paul's became too small for the growing congregation and the church authorities wanted an...More

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