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Saint Gerard's Catholic Church and Monastery

75 Hawker Street | Mount Victoria, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-801 7797
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Spiritual!

This is a very well known and historic Church of Wellington. Specially if you are going towards... read more

Reviewed 29 February 2016
Shobbyy
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Auckland, New Zealand
Wellingtons' iconic landmark

Iconic landmark buildings for Wellington. Everyone knows this church/landmark, I wonder how many... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2015
Julie F
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29 Feb 2016
“Spiritual!”
7 Dec 2015
“Wellingtons' iconic landmark”
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Hours Today: 10:30 - 11:30
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75 Hawker Street | Mount Victoria, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
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+64 4-801 7797
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Reviewed 29 February 2016

This is a very well known and historic Church of Wellington. Specially if you are going towards Mount Victoria you can stop by and have a look at its beautiful architecture.

Thank Shobbyy
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

Iconic landmark buildings for Wellington. Everyone knows this church/landmark, I wonder how many people have actually been inside. The stained glass windows are exquisite, some of the best I have seen. Free guided tours on Tuesday and Saturdays at 215pm, or any other day a...More

3  Thank Julie F
Reviewed 11 November 2014

Although I am not strictly a 'visitor', I see from comments already lodged about this beautiful building that there is some uncertainty as to whether one can go inside. Within the last few days there has been an article in the local press which suggests...More

3  Thank DADD23
Reviewed 26 July 2014

We saw this Monastery during an evening while walking around Oriental Bay. It it set high up on top of a hill and looks quite impressive. We later saw it while driving to Mount Victoria look out, still a very pretty building. Not sure you...More

Thank Janulik
Reviewed 13 December 2013

From the harbour side, this structure stands out. Given that churches in the old days always picked the best spot on a hill, just assumed it was a church. My wife thought it was a monastery so it turns out we were both right. Saw...More

1  Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 21 October 2012

I love the interesting textures, shapes and colours of old buildings. Think I might do a church-crawl in the near future and take a photo journey around the remaining oldies in Wellington

Thank Gogginc
Reviewed 10 June 2012

St Gerard’s stands out like a beacon on the flank of Mount Victoria, overlooking Oriental Bay. The church is quite nice, but was unfortunately closed when I walked up to it. An interesting stop-off on the way to the peak, but if you want to...More

2  Thank Fiver75
Reviewed 27 September 2016
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