Catholic Old St. Stephen's Church (chapel), Brisbane

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An imposing, gothic revival-style façade conceals the equally impressive, striking interior of Catholic Old St. Stephen's Church (chapel), a cathedral that sits snugly in the shadow of a number of Brisbane’s tallest, glassiest skyscrapers. Restored and refurbished in the 1980s, the cathedral retains an iconic status within Brisbane, noted particularly for its Harry Clarke stained-glass window and its historical focus on choral singing and music. To visit Catholic Old St. Stephen's Church (chapel) on your holiday in Brisbane, and find out what else Brisbane has to offer, use our Brisbane travel itinerary planner.
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  • St Stephen's Cathedral is an architectural masterpiece. From a builder's point of view it is a wonderful show piece of craftsmanship. From a Christian's point of view it is a wonderful place of worshi...  more »
  • Located in the city, it is convenient to get to by walking. When I attended the Mass there, the person leading the singing had a beautiful voice.  more »
  • I was amazed and grateful to have visited such a beautifully breathtaking Cathedral. The tour guide lady was most informative and I felt the presence of the Holy Spirit whilst I was there. The Cathedr...  more »