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1 Cathedral Pl, Melbourne, Victoria 3002, Australia
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Reviewed today

situated in the heart of CBD do have a visit but the thing is you will charged for your cameras and even if you want to take pictures in your phone you must 5 dolloars which is very expensive for photos i guess

Thank Jenofin j
Reviewed yesterday

Structure to glass paintings to sculptures, everything is beautiful and very very peaceful and spiritual.

Thank Pragnesh J
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful architecture, gardens and spiritual place to visit. I always love visiting St Patrick's Cathedral.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

St Patrick’s Cathedral was really near. You should visit St Patrick’s Cathedral. Although the cathedral would not be opened for tourism to see the inside but the outside of this cathedral was so beautiful that I must hold my breath. St Patrick’s Cathedral was completed...More

Thank Ginnyleeinwonderland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gothic architecture is my favourite kind. But the history and workmanship that has gone into this gorgeous building is definitely worth the visit. Even if you are not religious it is definitely worth the visit

Thank kannewaters
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Worth the walk to visit this large cathedral set slightly out of the centre of the city. A very gothic looking building.

Thank Julia F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must-visit particularly to Catholics; even if you're not, it's worth a stop for its beautiful architecture, and also being the tallest, biggest and perhaps grandest church building in Land Down Under.

Thank ECLadines
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

The outside of the church is interesting. Great garden around the side with a lovely water feature and statues. Church was sadly very gloomy inside. The yellow glass really prevented decent light and made seeing the church quite hard. Not sure it was worth the...More

Thank Travel807304
Reviewed 8 August 2018

went to this cathedral while in Melbourne on holidays ,just to see the history in the chapel was amazing

Thank sandra284
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This impressive building is more so once you step inside and also explore the surrounding area. With its many little chapels, a beautiful organ and lovely stained glass, it is also a great place for quiet reflection.

Thank Alice R
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JacqieMalaysia
17 April 2017|
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Response from ulric2016 | Reviewed this property |
In addition to St. Patricks being open, there are a number of other cathedrals and churches in Melbourne, that are worth visiting. From memory, Scotts Church (cnr. Russel & Collins Sts.), St. Pauls (Swanston & Flinders... More
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Michelle K
3 April 2017|
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Response from maitaimike2015 | Reviewed this property |
Michelle K. I did not hear any bells midweek during my visit, but other reviewers indicate they are rung to call parishioners to Mass, and for special occasions (weddings). P.S. do not miss Cook's Cottage... More
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Lee B
6 March 2015|
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Response from RJC31 | Reviewed this property |
Lee, As a visitor and not a Melbourne-ite I think you would be best to use Public Transport or leave vehicle at Hotel.
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