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Metropolitan Cathedral of the Sacred Heart

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Beautiful Church

Sung Mass, lovely choir a beautiful church easy accessed, plenty of parking & easy walk from CBD... read more

Reviewed 24 February 2016
Reg C
Hastings, New Zealand
Grand facade

I had wanted to go inside this Church but it was closed. The grand facade with columns in the... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2015
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Dec 28, 2017
“Lovely Mass. So peaceful. ”
Mar 8, 2017
“Beauitiful Service”
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40 Hill Street | Thorndon, Wellington 6011, New Zealand
+64 4-496 1700
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Went there for mass to celebrate my anniversary. It was a week day mass and it felt so spiritual. What a beautiful way to start the day

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Reviewed 9 March 2017

A lovely Childrens Mass celebrated with a very professional choir. Easy walking access from the CBD.

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Reviewed 9 January 2017

I had very mixed feelings about this Cathedral - the seriously beautiful part is a side chapel which houses the tabernacle that would normally be in the front and center of the main church - in it's place here is a chair for the Bishop!...More

1  Thank Narziss
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Perhaps not one of the world's great cathedrals but impressive nonetheless. Looking more like a Masonic temple than a catholic cathedral. The cathedral has an impressive altar but is very simple and gives out the ambience of quiet contemplation. If you are at this end...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2016

Sung Mass, lovely choir a beautiful church easy accessed, plenty of parking & easy walk from CBD Accomodation

Thank Reg C
Reviewed 31 October 2015

I had wanted to go inside this Church but it was closed. The grand facade with columns in the Palladian style where a reminder of what could have been had I entered inside. The site had said it was a sanctuary open to all and...More

Thank Natalie1964
Reviewed 17 August 2015

This is a lovely cathedral with a beautifully imposing façade. It features some lovely paintings and beautiful stained glass windows. Despite being tucked away a bit uphill, it's worth the effort for a quick 10-15 minutes visit.

2  Thank TheShis
Reviewed 1 March 2015

Sacred Heart Cathedral, Wellington is a Roman Catholic Cathedral which sits close by the Anglican St Paul’s Cathedral, and is rather more modest in scale. Nevertheless, it has a grand façade with impressive columns in Palladian style. It is entered through an attached hall on...More

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