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What a beautiful Cathedral

Visited Sunday 11th September. What a credit to the people of Wellington that they built such a... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2016
Michael-4551
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Caloundra, Australia
Modernist tranquility

We didn't really expect much but the cathedral surprised with it's beautiful tranquility and... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
John67-7
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

Visited Sunday 11th September. What a credit to the people of Wellington that they built such a great place of worship. I loved the modern feel but it still had the proportions of the old style Cathedrals. The info boards beside the sanctuary tell the...More

1  Thank Michael-4551
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We didn't really expect much but the cathedral surprised with it's beautiful tranquility and history at a very human level - you can read about the many community contributors and clergy. The architecture is interesting too with a modernist style, lots of unadorned pale wood...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2016

A beautiful church to view and get away from it all as well as get that little bit closer to the Lord!!!!

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Reviewed 30 May 2016

Wandered round the cathedral while we were waiting for the 10am service. It is a very interesting building and has wonderful stained glass windows. What mattered to me most was the very touching & spiritual service with very warm people there. The choir was very...More

Thank petitmonde
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Nothing like a European cathedral apart from the size, but it's still great. I would classify it as understated, which adds to its appeal.

Thank rama1
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Wellington Cathedral is situated within the parliamentary complex and was built to provide the city with a Cathedral worthy of a capital city. It is a modern, stark and dramatic building. The memorial to the Gallipolli Campaign is a moving reminder of New Zealand ties...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2016

Built in 1998, a very nice cathedral with a huge 4000 pipe organ. Not all cathedrals have to be old! Built on to this cathedral is the old parish wooden church from the Kapiti coast, known as the Lady's chapel. So you can still get...More

Thank laculturevulture
Reviewed 6 March 2016

The new cathedral in Wellington has replaced the old St. Pauls and is very very different. From my point of view The “new” Cathedral of St Paul is a too massive building as well as the scale of the interior is too huge. Not very...More

2  Thank springbank
Reviewed 30 January 2016

This is a special place for me as my late Dad helped build it. It's a beautiful modern cathedral. I love architecture, churches especially.

Thank CarolKate39
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

After having seen the old St Pauls church which was lovely I was really disappointed with the new cathedral. It is a huge peach coloured brick building spacious inside. It doesn't have any character and feels cold and forbidding. I wouldn't go again if I...More

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