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Christ Church Cathedral

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Address: 690 Burrard St. | (At Georgia St.), Vancouver, British Columbia V6C 2L1, Canada
Phone Number: 604-682-3848
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Sun 8:00 am - 9:00 am
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Description: This gothic-style cathedral has 29 beautiful stained glass windows.

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We were on our way to the port for an Alaskan cruise. We stopped for morning worship and eucharist. Though the congregation has exited the cathedral during major renovations, hey... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 18, 2015
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Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We were on our way to the port for an Alaskan cruise. We stopped for morning worship and eucharist. Though the congregation has exited the cathedral during major renovations, hey were a hearty, joyous, welcoming group. It can be tough to make a hotel ballroom into a place of fellowship and worship, but they did it - and apparently DO... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

This cathedral is situated in the heart of Vancouver central. It carries a sense of peace and calm in a bustling city. The interior is beautiful with magnificent stained glass windows and warm woodwork. Entrance is free.

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Right in the middle of downtown, this cathedral is hard to miss. Worth a stop for a few pics as you walk past. It may even be possible to go inside.

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Montreal, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The Cathedral does not make a pretence from the outside, but inside it is very attractive - where wood and marble mixes. Stained-glass windows are magnificent. Made note, it was possible to visit it in broad daylight contrary to many of the other churches through the country, what is everything in its honor.

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I loved going in there when there were almost next to no people there. It gave me the opportunity to look at each stained glass window individually and appreciate it. Each window really varies in what time they come from (keeping in mind that the city itself is only 127 years old) and it's interesting to watch the transition. Observe... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Christchurch Cathedral in downtown Vancouver is represents a lovely mix of old world (especially the stone facade of the exterior and stained glass windows) and the new world with its wood beams and open interior. It may lack the ornate beauty of the great cathedrals of Europe, but this is still a lovely and functioning place of worship.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

A place for a thoughts and to get into a peaceful mind. Don't forget to light a candle for someone you like or miss.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Even with tourists around. Still a good quite place to stop n reflect. The architecture itself is beautiful.

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Reading, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We attended Morning Worship and felt very at home from the moment we walked in. Choral music was wonderful and excellent sermon and refreshments afterwards. Thank you.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Lovely old cathedral is worth a visit for its architecture and stained glass. But we went for the brief 9:30 evening Compline service with Gregorian chant and it was sublime.

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