St. Mary's Cathedral, Perth

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#3 of 19 in Historic Sites in Perth
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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St. Mary's Cathedral melds the church's historic walls with modern architecture, intensifying its charm. The facade near the Royal Perth Hospital has the more modern look. Some of the new design elements are the striking glass backdrop, the lighted glass panels behind the altar, and the steel beams supporting the balcony. The gardens and views surrounding the cathedral are perfect for a quiet picnic. A visit to St. Mary's Cathedral represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Perth trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Attended a vigil mass recently. The architecture of the cathedral is beautiful, and it is located at a quiet part of downtown. There's a waterfall feature at the entrance to the cathedral which... 
    Attended a vigil mass recently. The architecture of the cathedral is beautiful, and it is located at a quiet part of downtown. There's a waterfall feature at the entrance to the cathedral which...  more »
  • St Mary's Cathedral is a centre of Catholic church life in Western Australiia. St Mary's is built in Neo-Gothic style. It is an outstanding ecclesiatical structure, one of the most impressive in.....  more
    St Mary's Cathedral is a centre of Catholic church life in Western Australiia. St Mary's is built in Neo-Gothic style. It is an outstanding ecclesiatical structure, one of the most impressive in.....  more »
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  • Tour guide gave us the history and showed us around. It is rather beautiful, and the tour was interesting. Worth a visit..
  • Ambience - reverence and serene - very good for prayers and meditation. Iconic. Adequate security. Souvenir shop and much more. I love the place. I feel safe and secure just sitting in a corner to pray and meditate. Ample parking. Red cat route.

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