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Christ Church Cathedral

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Church Hill, Nelson, New Zealand
+64 3-548 1008
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Fascinating place to visit

A very unusual but fascinating building from the outside and the inside is stunning. The organ and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
DavidMay1945
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Montrose, United Kingdom
Not to be misses!

Beautiful! Not to be missed for those with faith who wish to pray and anyone else who appreciates... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Katherine D
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Wollongong, Australia
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  • Average11%
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Church Hill, Nelson, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A very unusual but fascinating building from the outside and the inside is stunning. The organ and where the organist sits is near the front of the church and the stained glass windows are absolutely fabulous,

Thank DavidMay1945
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful! Not to be missed for those with faith who wish to pray and anyone else who appreciates magnificence.

Thank Katherine D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This really is worth a visit. Gorgeous stained glass, fabulous organ, and information boards all round. Music playing, including hit songs (I Believe by the Bachelors) really add to the lovely atmosphere.

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The walk up the stairs was worth the effort. Not many but a few. Discovered later a flatter way in. The church was beautiful. Large organ and lovely stained glass windows.

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Look completely different on the out side. but on the inside it looks just like the Christchurch Central.

Thank cameronmatthews54
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A place of beauty and space. Loved the 'feel' of the place. Obviously loved and worshipped in. Was made to feel very welcome at the lunchtime Mass

Thank revcindy1
Reviewed 29 August 2017

To most eyes this would not rank as a cathedral. There are no vast expanses of stained glass and it is quite small, It was originally a church and looks like it but it is worth a visit as part of an exploration of Nelson...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Have a wander through this lovely building. Lots to read and absorb. We dropped in when they were rehearsing the choir, superb.

Thank amoroz65
Reviewed 6 August 2017

The inside of this Cathedral is breathtaking. The stained glass windows are amazing, there is so much history and things to look at. Well worth a visit.

Thank SueSteveYoung
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Don't be put off by the exterior. The ugly bell tower does the Cathedral no favours. Walk around to the "Front" and things get better. Inside even more so. It is light and airy and interesting

Thank Simon W
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