St Mary's Cathedral
24 locals recommend ·
Why locals recommend it
Right in the heart of Sydney’s CBD is this remarkable oasis of quiet. It’s a Catholic church and one of the best examples of English-style gothic-revival churches on earth. With many stone arches and stained-glass windows, it’s also an ideal setting for retreating from the urban world and relaxing into a meditation. There are always tourists walking through the cathedral, so before sitting down, look around and find a pew in a quiet nook.
Tips from locals
St Mary's Cathedral represents the spiritual origins of the Catholic Church in Australia. Dedicated to Mary Help of Christians, it is regarded as one of the finest examples of English-style gothic churches in the world. Constructed from Sydney sandstone, it was finally completed 100 years after the…
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