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Address: Charles Street, Cardiff CF10 2GE, Wales
Phone Number: +44 29 2023 0427

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Worth a visit-ages 15 to 75!

As a family of 6 spread over 3 generations places to visit can be a challenge so we were not sure that the Cathedral would interest the teenagers but the ruined Cathedral and the... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 July 2016
Tracy L
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Wales
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

St David's Cathedral appears to have stood still firmly in its place whilst the city has continued to develop around - now it is neatly tucked in alongside St David's Shopping Centre. In the 1920s the Roman Catholic church of St David became a cathedral. Having suffered greatly during the second world war it was largely rebuilt and refurbished to... More 

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Wales
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43 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

As a family of 6 spread over 3 generations places to visit can be a challenge so we were not sure that the Cathedral would interest the teenagers but the ruined Cathedral and the current Cathedral and the city itself provided a good afternoon out great ice cream from the chocolate shop on the hill and lovely weather no doubt... More 

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Thank Tracy L
Greystanes
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69 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

This was an unexpected stop and we spent the whole day here. It was stunning with many interesting artefacts to observe. The grounds were peaceful and relaxing and the village lovely.

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Thank molly1164
Bridgend, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2015

well architecture is bland , a very small place just around from queen street but in the same road minsky showbar a drag show place , eagle bar a gay bar , icon another gay bar now closed but there is also a gay sauna about 50 yards fown the road . Loads of offices there no parking without permit... More 

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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
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189 reviews
39 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015 via mobile

Great place to visit, very peaceful , and worth a visit to admire the architecture of this ancient site.spent a good hour walking around the site. There is a gift shop , and a place for a coffee .

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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2,031 reviews
1,350 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

nice sculpture but not a lot else im afraid, ti wouldnt make a special trip to Cardiff just to see this cathedral not one of the best in the country

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Thank swift314
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
65 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

Great place to worship for any visiting Catholic. Daily services. Two on Sunday. Confession is on Saturday mornings. The building was bombed in 1941 so its not as grand as it once was.

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Thank Rugbynugget
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

I. Often go into the Catholic cathedral to light candles for relatives and friends whom I have lost.memories of my mother as she worshipped there when young, she showed me years ago where she used to sit as a child.

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Thank lindawebber
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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1,257 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 339 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

The mass looks very moving and is an ideal place for praying and quiet time to reflect. Also full of great statues inside.

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Thank Ethan E
London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2015

Looking very majestic in it's home at the bottom of the valley, the cathedral is a fabulous place to visit for peace and tranquility. Recharge your batteries in the lovely gardens and visit the shop for local crafts. You really appreciate the workmanship of this magnificent building alongside the opposite ruin. Drink in the atmosphere then have a walk around... More 

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