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St. David's Cathedral

Address: Charles Street, Cardiff CF10 2GE, Wales (City Centre)
Phone Number: 44-292-023-0427
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Ranked #27 of 76 Attractions in Cardiff
Type: Religious Sites, Bodies of Water, Historic Walking Areas, Nature & Parks, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Religious Sites, Bodies of Water, Historic Walking Areas, Nature & Parks, Sights & Landmarks

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

It's on Charles St in Cardiff, about 112 miles away from the City of St Davids which everyone seems to be writing about...

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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42 attraction reviews
98 helpful votes 98 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

In the wonderful small city of St David's the cathedral and also the Bishops palace is fantastic and hidden in a dip. The Rose window is fab

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Amersham, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
29 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This is a very special place. The peace in the building is palpable. I loved the beautiful ceilings and the opportunity to pray in the many different chapels. The choir were rehearsing whilst we were looking around. They sounded beautiful and I was sad not to be able to stay for Evensong. Unlike many larger cathedrals, this really feels like... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
24 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Went here with a friend with our local holiday company.. My one regret is that I never got to go down and go inside My friend has difficulty in walking and it was quiet steep to go down and get back, but am looking forward to a return trip, and go inside the Cathedral. From the outside it looked really... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
24 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

lovely big building to visit and enjoy with helpful people within it. thought it was great with the bishops palace in the background

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Orange Park
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126 attraction reviews
1,379 helpful votes 1,379 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

While visiting Cardiff we visited this cathedral which is very large but not really that elaborate, especially by European standards.

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Newport -Trefdraeth, United Kingdom
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39 attraction reviews
135 helpful votes 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

This imposing cathedral dominates the small city. The info boards about the grounds explain that there has been a place of worship here for many centuries. From the serenity you feel in the grounds you can certainly see it as a place for spiritual pilgrimage. The cathedral itself is in good repair, although you can see and feel how it... More 

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Devonport, United Kingdom
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119 attraction reviews
208 helpful votes 208 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

The St David's Cathedral in the tiny city of St David's is a gem. It's accessible and the guides are very helpful. Although on two levels it's possible for those in wheelchairs to see the whole building by accessing the upper part by going outside and using another door. Just ask a guide. They will happily point you in the... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2013

I liked that it said what age each pillar came from (15th century) and you were allowed to watch the services and listen to the priest. The worker who sold bibles was very friendly too.

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Newport, United Kingdom
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5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

its a place of unspoilt beauty if you like cathedrals then this is one of the best places for you to visit,been visiting for 30yrs since i was a child.love going back year after year and always visit the cathedral

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