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Interesting.

On my walking tour of buildings and this one impresses for reasons other reviewers praise so... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Brian M
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Good cathedral

The steeple of this church is absolutely gigantic. It also has 8 bells that people ring. Well worth... read more

Reviewed January 12, 2019
Bibcay
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4 weeks ago
“Interesting.”
Jan 12, 2019
“Good cathedral ”
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This stately structure is Aberdeen's only Roman Catholic cathedral.
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16 Huntly Street, Aberdeen AB10 1SH, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On my walking tour of buildings and this one impresses for reasons other reviewers praise so nothing new for me to add.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Brian M
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

The steeple of this church is absolutely gigantic. It also has 8 bells that people ring. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Bibcay
Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Just off the Main Street and just a lovely sett mg to while some time. Quiet and lovely architecture

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank del4dm
Reviewed November 20, 2017

Very multicultural with a lovely atmosphere. We arrived early and Polish mass in progress. Noticed a critical review about "why is Polish so important". Surely if u have a church full of people and a priest of the same nationality why would u not speak...More

Date of experience: November 2017
2  Thank KDTtree
Reviewed November 18, 2017

Striking Victorian building but quite modern fittings. Always someone in the place 24/7. Warm and properly prayerful. This is a church with a beating heart.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank dickinson123
Reviewed November 9, 2016

I really enjoy visiting churches and in so many of them you find really ancient or stunningly beautiful things to marvel at. That is not the case here, which is perhaps not that surprising as it is a relatively modern church, constructed circa 1860. Of...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

The chapel beneath the tower gives a glimpse of the Victorian glory there must once have been. Now a grim and unspiritual interior of lino and tatty fittings like an old Woolworths.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Maps608596
Reviewed April 15, 2016

Went there okay but disappointed by the church. the small chapel was lovely the main church very dull .Was told that the old town of Aberdeen church is more beautiful.

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Glynis F
Reviewed June 2, 2015

St. Mary's was my favorite church in Aberdeen. I used to attended the Sunday mass and its always a beautiful mass. Always had peace of mind and really enjoyed it.

Date of experience: July 2014
2  Thank blizblazer
Reviewed February 11, 2014

I've been here for the Sunday mass at 11.15 am and I found it very disappointing, I really like churches but this time I really need to complain. The priest called many times the Christians "Gentiles" (as jewish call us) and spoke about the Glory...More

Date of experience: February 2014
4  Thank Longo G
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