Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, Georgetown

#2 of 7 in Historic Sites in Guyana
Church · Tourist Spot
The most significant Catholic church in the country, Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception is also one of Guyana's most historical buildings. The Romanesque structure--designed in the 1920s by Leonard Stoke--attracts tourists with its blend of grandeur and holiness. The building's highlight is a marble altar, a gift from Pope Pius XI. Work out when and for how long to visit Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception and other Georgetown attractions using our handy Georgetown trip itinerary builder.
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  • Came to the midday service for ashes back in 2017 on Ash Wednesday. The cathedral was quite packed! The media was even present. They do love their media coverage here in this part of the world...  more »
  • Unpretentious yet stately, we enjoyed a lovely service here and were welcomed by the local people… It’s a wonderful stop on our Georgetown running tour!  more »
  • Said to be one of the tallest free standing building in the world. Beautiful interior. Currently under restoration. Five minutes visit. Located in the centre of downtown Georgetown. She  more »
  • The people there truly know who God is
  • spacious & relaxing church. interesting architecture

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