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Cathedral of St. John the Divine

Btwn Newgate & Long Sts, St. John's, Antigua
+1 268-462-4686
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Religious and architectural landmark, a beautiful neo-Baroque building looming largely over the city of St. John's.
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Btwn Newgate & Long Sts, St. John's, Antigua
+1 268-462-4686

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Rather than join the queues at the usual well known sites (Empire State Building, Top of the Rock, One World Observatory, etc), we decided to do the Vertical Tour of Cathedral of St John the Divine. This tour is relatively inexpensive and involved a small...More

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Cathedral is well worth a visit even though it is in need of serious repair and you can only walk around the outside.

Thank fortonbear
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We visited this on a Caribbean cruise as part of one of the ship's tours. Quite unexpected as it has both style and history

Thank David K
Reviewed 3 June 2017

couldn't get in due to building work, could be a beautiful building if it had been maintained properly, climbed a crumbling wall to get in to the grave yard, some interesting graves but badly looked after, lots of rubbish laying around, we were disapointed

Thank Alyson G
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I was baptised , confirmed, and was a choir boy and server of the highest order in this church. My father was the Chrurch warden, both my parents had had their funeral services in this beautiful church. I hope that it does not turn into...More

2  Thank Antigua J
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We walked from our cruise ship a few blocks, directed by friendly locals to the cathedral. It is impressive with beautiful wood and stone sections getting some TLC. A volunteer inside said they were repairing termite damage. It is very large and the work is...More

Thank MGMoss
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This is a must see. While in St. Johns, walk to this magnificent site. The Cathedral is under renovation and while it is closed, the keeper will let you in to show you the progress. Impressive. Only cost is a requested donation.

Thank Clinton L
Reviewed 9 May 2017

A beautiful church but in great disrepair. If the story is true, they need to return the statues and then maybe their parish can thrive. I did not see any signs of work being performed but I hope the cathedral can be restored to glory.

Thank Wanderlust_Bee
Reviewed 3 May 2017

What History ..well worth the effort for parking in town ( not easy with traffic.. Under renovations however

Thank gilkesm
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Read about the Cthedral in my guide book and looked forward to visiting. Unfortunately when I arrived I found it is closed for renovation.

Thank Ken18
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