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The Methodist Cathedral

Grahamstown, South Africa
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If you into this kind of thing im sure its good

I went here purely out of curiosity. The building itself is typical of the mid 19th century... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2017
Brendan T
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East London, South Africa
Take a seat!

There is a highly ornate street facade to this church, yet the other 3 exterior walls remain... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2016
Jilldutoit
,
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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Mar 30, 2017
“If you into this kind of thing im sure its good”
Jun 26, 2016
“Take a seat!”
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Grahamstown, South Africa
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Reviewed March 30, 2017

I went here purely out of curiosity. The building itself is typical of the mid 19th century architecture in designing churches. It has the high peaks on either side and the rectangular shape that is a theme throughout this era. its a pity the outside...More

Thank Brendan T
Reviewed June 26, 2016

There is a highly ornate street facade to this church, yet the other 3 exterior walls remain unadorned, but the exposed stone work is beautiful. What immediately struck me on entering the church is that the original family pews have been retained, each with its...More

Thank Jilldutoit
Reviewed March 29, 2016

Very interesting looking building from outside. (We didn't go inside to take a look because it was closed). But well worth the visit and photo taking opportunity...

Thank NickyVR1
Reviewed August 30, 2012

The foundation stone for this church was laid in 1845 and the original pew boxes are still in use. The benches in the gallery were very interesting with names of boys from Kingswood College carved into them over more than a hundred years. In 1878...More

Thank Lu-Gerda
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