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Beautiful to be able to walk up to the cathedral with the students. Gorgeous grounds to sit and... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
Lauren S
Charming old church on top of a hill

Few churches have such an accidented history as this Cathedral (built-up, demolished, built up... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2018
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Reviewed 11 October 2018

Beautiful to be able to walk up to the cathedral with the students. Gorgeous grounds to sit and picnic on.

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Few churches have such an accidented history as this Cathedral (built-up, demolished, built up again, damaged by fire, re-built). Its centric location, yet looks isolated and is very charming because is in the middle of a green area and on top of a small hill....More

Thank paherranz
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Christ Church Anglican Cathedral stands on a Pikimal hill at the end of Trafalgar Street, it is basically a very ugly building, with a 35-metre high spire, which can be seen from all over Nelson. You can approach it from Trafalgar square by walking up...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 22 September 2018

The Cathedral is open all day and is well worth the visit to have a look around. There is information as you walk around and lots of good photo opportunities,

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Reviewed 18 September 2018

Christ Church Cathedral has a central position in Nelson at the top of a grand flight of steps up from the city centre. It sits on a hilltop, surrounded by beautiful gardens with sloping sealed paths. We are very interested in the variety of unusual...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 11 September 2018

Bit gray and dowdy, although inside a bit better. Somehow lacks the warmth, serenity expected; am I spoilt by Notre Dame, Cologne, York, even Auckland .....

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Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Took a walk around the outside of the building. Beautiful parkland around it with a beautiful building in the middle. Even if you don't go in do the shirt 5 minute walk.

Thank 422iana
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Great History, nice view from steps, interisting inside with good guides. Well worth a visiting, can be seen all over city.

Thank csf100
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Great feeling within this Cathedral. Wonderful windows. Super to see real flowers decorating the area. Its position on the hill gives it a special place in the city.

Thank cleonelson
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Built to tower over Nelson this is an impressive structure. It’s a little dark and foreboding but well worth the walk

Thank Tony H
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