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Metropolitan Cathedral of Christ the King Liverpool

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A 15-minute walk from its Anglican counterpart along Hope Street, 1960s' "futurism" best describes the exterior of what's locally know as "Paddy's Wigwam." The huge interiors illuminated by natural light through the exquisite stained glass is worth...more
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Cathedral House Mount Pleasant, Liverpool L3 5TQ, England
Central Liverpool
+44 151 709 9222
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Reviewed today

A serene space, awe inspiring great for quite contemplation and I'm not religious. Make sure you go down to the crypt; a small fee is charged but it's definitely worth it.

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Reviewed yesterday

Very interesting alot of statues alot of steps to climb to reach it very calm feeling inside also went down to basement where more treasures are hidden can use lift for this

Thank Caron612
Reviewed 2 days ago

Second visit to Liverpool, first chance to go inside "Paddy's Wigwam" The modern design might not suit all tastes, but it is striking on the outside, and quite beautiful on the inside, especially on a sunny day when it shines through the stained glass. We...More

Thank carol c
Reviewed 2 days ago

A very grand place an totally different to the Anglican church. Very restful and quiet areas around the sides . The stain glass at the top is beautiful esp with the sun shining through

Thank Kathy G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Stunning from the outside and then not knowing what to expect, drifting in search of a cool, calm space on a hot day - we found this so welcoming and informative we stayed for a couple of hours. The light from the glass is beautiful...More

Thank chillBerko
Reviewed 3 days ago

An unusual building with a stunning interior. Very interesting, made more so by the extremely friendly volunteer who gave us a potted history of the building.

Thank Sue1951
Reviewed 3 days ago

What a fantastic building. I didn’t know it had a crypt underneath it. Unfortunately I couldn’t see this as it was a bit later on in the day. The Cathedral is awesome.

Thank Brendan D
Reviewed 3 days ago

About a 15 minute walk from the anglican Cathedral. Very modern and colourful inside. Plenty of guides to explain things if you need it. We visited the crypt to watch a short film of the building of this Cathedral. There is a lot of steps...More

Thank Catherine T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Just wanted to drop in and see it as we were taking a short break in Liverpool. Definitely worth a look round. We also went down into the Lutyens Vault which is really worth a look If you happen to be interested in Lutyens architecture,...More

Thank Dr_Atticus
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A stunning building a must see if ypu are ever in Liverpool. The Lutyen crypt is definately worth a visit

Thank Dawn K
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Response from Janet L | Reviewed this property |
Hotel has an easy to follow map. Interesting walk, take sbout 15 mins max.