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St. John's Anglican Cathedral

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Address: 373 Ann St, Brisbane, Queensland 4001, Australia
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+61 7 3835 2235
09:30 - 16:30
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A classic old building that overlooks the city , peaceful place to reflect in the cool stone building

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Michael S
Brisbane, Australia
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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A classic old building that overlooks the city , peaceful place to reflect in the cool stone building

Thank Michael S
Darwin, Australia
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39 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely architecture! Beautiful building both outside and inside - very clean and easy to view. Watch the light pay on the stain glass windows. A relaxing visit.

Thank Mary W
shenzhen china
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A Prime position in the city but not in the middle of the people in the CBD, its access has a rewarding feel and an attraction into the feeling of a holy place. Rest and calm and deep thoughts come easily when you enter and the visit lingers after you leave.

Thank Graham M
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been 'blessed' with visiting St John's on a couple of extremely special and very spontaneous occasions that have left lasting memories. Those moments notwithstanding, they've allowed me to discover this lovely and historic cathedral, the only neo-gothic cathedral completed in the 21st century, if memory serves! What I believed was a refurb and clean-up a few years back was... More 

Thank AroundAuswithJimmyD
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This church is absolutely beautiful and is open to the public even when weddings are being conducted. Inside the huge church it is always a lot cooler. The stain glass windows are breathtakingly beautiful. The church was built almost 100 years ago and only recently finished. It remains one of the stand out buildings in Brisbane's History.

Thank 255068Karen
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

The Cathedral is open most of the time and really does welcome the tourist and worshiper. The Qld sandstone is reminiscent of a wonderful bygone past with the colours and textures to match.

Thank Fish_00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

This cathedral was recently finished. The sunlight as it comes through the many stain glass windows is a surreal experience. It's a beautiful building to see and the architecture a wonder to behold. Get there while the sun is shining through the glass to experience the spectacular stain glass effects.

Thank Joan M
Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

This is a beautiful church and between August to October you are sure to see a wedding in the afternoon. The church remains open to the public regardless if there is a wedding or not.

Thank Lis1405
Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Just like St Stephens Catholic Cathedral, St John's Anglican cathedral is a beautiful piece of architecture. You marvel at the intricate design and the beautiful structure. It evokes a sense of calmness, surrounded by the hustle and bustle of the CBD, what a contrast!

Thank PaulSiow
Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

A lovely cool spot on a hot day to rest and enjoy the wonderful craftsmanship. A brilliant building no matter what your spiritual beliefs.

Thank Wendy-Stuffsmith

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