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St. Andrews Cathedral

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Address: 15 Ardross Street, Inverness IV3 5NS, Scotland
Phone Number: 01463-233535
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Interestig historical site

Interesting historical site. This used to be one of the great cathedrals in Europe. Unfortunately there's not much left of it, but there is plenty of information here to take in... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Interesting historical site. This used to be one of the great cathedrals in Europe. Unfortunately there's not much left of it, but there is plenty of information here to take in via the informative signs. I recommend buying joint tickets with the castle just a few steps away. Also, make sure to check out the magnificent view from up the... More 

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Winston Salem, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Interesting to visit and lots of history to take in. The cathedral is basically ruins but with a good guide it is enjoyable.

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We called in at this attractive cathedral on a recent visit to Inverness. It's not a large, imposing building and very different to cathedrals south of the border, but it is peaceful, has beautiful stained glass windows and attractive floral displays.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth a visit for its wonderful old stained glass windows, architecture and atmosphere.Interesting place for young & old.

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Houghton-le-Spring, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our visit to Inverness we visited St Andrews Cathedral..The Cathedral was opened for worship in 1869.As you enter there are information leaflets in different languages for all visitors.There are many stained glass windows one of which is one of the largest in Scotland.Services have been held every day since it was opened.Well worth a visit for silent meditation.

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely setting down by the river Ness, nice little place, but hardly a spectacular cathedral, but worth a visit none the less

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Situated right next to our hotel, Saint Andrews Cathedral has beautiful lawns. It has an old stone work facade , beautiful stonework inside and the interiors were as peaceful.

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Scottish Borders, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Edinburgh College Music Department Concert Tour played an eclectic , exciting variety of Music. WOW factor . The sound was amazing. Outstanding performance . Tutors should be so proud .It was great to see the audience clapping, cheering and joining in and singing along. They all deserved the Standing Ovation . The Cathedral has some fantastic features, lovely stained glass... More 

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Terrigal, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

The cathedral was one of many we visited on our travels, but it is more memorable as the lady who manned the desk was a wealth of information and answered all our questions! If you are lucky enough to meet with the same lady, you will not be disappointed!

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Crawley
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Lovely, peaceful building. Look out for the West window - stunning stained glass. Also, in the narthex is a painting by the architect of the original design complete with 100 feet spires which were never built.

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