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Manchester Cathedral, Manchester

Categories: Architectural Buildings, Sacred & Religious Sites, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.1/5 based on 750+ reviews on the web
Despite its outward appearance, Manchester Cathedral is one of oldest churches in Europe with roots established around 700 CE. Hidden pieces of art give it a whimsical feel. For example, check out the quire stalls, which have hinged seats that you’re welcome to lift gently. Directly underneath are carvings of medieval morality tales. In one, a woman scolds a man for breaking a cooking pot; another depicts men playing table games. Call the church office before visiting to ensure there are not any conflicting events. Put Manchester Cathedral on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Manchester itinerary maker.
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  • This cathedral is a masterpiece of architecture and art. The internal restoration cover his complete beautiful, I hope that repairs will be finished soon. 
  • The Cathedral is beautiful, and the stained glass windows are outstanding. But they are putting in a new organ, and the noise makes it hard to enjoy the building. 
  • Perpendicular gothic style Anglican cathedral. It has undergone two major reforms, one in the Victorian era and the last in the 20TH century. A shopping centre lies between Victoria Street and Corn Exchange, now.
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  • Lovely cathedral in the centre of Manchester. The interior is impressive, if not the most spectacular (it's very brown!) but there are some lovely details if you look around. The central area of the cathedral is used for occasional concerts, and the sound is good but sight lines are poor due to the large pillars, unless you're fortunate enough to get a spot in the middle.
  • Lovely cathedral. Played a concert in here and the acoustics were incredible
  • It is not huge as other cathedrals but it is like a small diamond. It is not rich of arts as others but it is definitely worth a visit
  • This cathedral has a distinctively smokey flavour, with a rich carbon aftertaste. The surface has varying texture and colour, but remains consistently flavoured throughout. Lower regions taste distinctly of yesterday's beer, hence the missing star.
  • Lovely spiritual building, great place to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and meditate.
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