St. Mary s Catholic Church, Stanley

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#2 of 8 in Historic Sites in Falkland Islands
Located near the center of Stanley, St. Mary s Catholic Church remains the only Catholic place of worship on the Falkland Islands. Built in 1899, the structure represents a classic example of Victorian kit building. The modest walls enclose a wooden interior where light pierces stained glass to create a peaceful atmosphere. Take a look at the west wall, featuring a "pictorial history" of the Church in this part of the world. You can also climb to the second floor for a view of the altar and pews below. Use our Stanley trip planning site to arrange your visit to St. Mary s Catholic Church and other attractions in Stanley.
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  • The Church of Santa María, located on the Ross waterfront, Puerto Argentino / Stanley, is the pro-cathedral directly dependent on the Vatican . It is the only Catholic church on the islands, it is mad...  more »
  • Clearly this is a thriving church , the actiivites list showed the community have many opportunities to come together both in prayer and socially .  more »
  • If you like visiting churches then stop along mainstreet and have a look at this one. The stained glass windows are pretty. It’s very small so it won’t take long for a visit.  more »
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  • Very nice church it is very ascetic inside but with great atmosphere great people are attending
  • typical british church, beautiful inside and at the heart of the community!
  • Beautiful church
  • Islands malvinas argentinas! Said to him: what? And Jesus said: do not kill. You not commandments. You shall not steal. You say not false testimony. Matthew 19:18 what it is not God's late or early it is lost!
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