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“Under repair, but people there can take you inside to see it!”

Cathedral of St. John the Divine
Ranked #25 of 62 things to do in St. John's
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Owner description: Religious and architectural landmark, a beautiful neo-Baroque building looming largely over the city of St. John's.
Reviewed August 26, 2017

This is an impressive looking building from outside, full of history. Inside repairs have been done. We found those working there very friendly and gave us a nice tour of the space, and its history.

Thank Carlossantos1973
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"beautiful cathedral"
in 7 reviews
"donation box"
in 5 reviews
"renovation work"
in 4 reviews
"old church"
in 6 reviews
"under restoration"
in 4 reviews
"major renovation"
in 3 reviews
"john's cathedral"
in 3 reviews
"stained glass"
in 2 reviews
"wooden interior"
in 2 reviews
"a small gift shop"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful wood"
in 2 reviews
"state of disrepair"
in 2 reviews
"small donation"
in 3 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 8 reviews
"termites"
in 18 reviews
"earthquake"
in 12 reviews
"cemetery"
in 11 reviews
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Reviewed August 19, 2017

A beautiful old church but no tour available on the day we visited. The cathedral is in a some serious repair and restoration work, shame it has been allowed to get to such a sad state.

Thank Nunngo
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Reviewed August 10, 2017

As you enter St. John's harbour on a cruise liner, the oldest standout building is this twin- towered white brick Anglican Cathedral..........however it was under-going a huge restoration project whilst we there so check whether its open before you climb up to it. Well, we walked up there anyhow and thought its situation was lovely especially the trees and surprise surprise closeby was Government House with its manicured lawns and gardens which made the walk worthwhile.

Thank GRAHAM C
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Reviewed June 29, 2017

This Cathedral is well worth a visit even though it is in need of serious repair and you can only walk around the outside.

Thank fortonbear
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Reviewed June 6, 2017

We visited this on a Caribbean cruise as part of one of the ship's tours. Quite unexpected as it has both style and history

Thank David K
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