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St. George's Cathedral

Carmichael St., Georgetown, Guyana
+592 226 5067
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Worth a quick stop in your visit!

We stopped for a quick visit. Free and if you like visiting older churches, a nice stop. Church... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Wangfox
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Palm City, Florida
A world class and marvelous wooden edifice.

Currently under renovation to regain its splendor of old,the St George's Cathedral is a wonderful... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2017
omawallie33
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Georgetown, Guyana
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This 43-meter high Gothic cathedral was built in 1842.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Carmichael St., Georgetown, Guyana
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped for a quick visit. Free and if you like visiting older churches, a nice stop. Church is largest constructed one. Unfortunately a little in disrepair. They are working on it but will take much more. It has a quaint atmosphere. Ladies inside were...More

Thank Wangfox
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Currently under renovation to regain its splendor of old,the St George's Cathedral is a wonderful preservation of British colonial rule and architecture.

1  Thank omawallie33
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I did not see much in Georgetown to take a picture of, but the Cathedral was quite interesting. We walked in during a service and were politely -- and quite understandably -- shown the door, but well worth a visit if you are in Georgetown.

Thank 38Traveller00
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Refreshing to see ancient architecture from the 1800s. All wooden with plaques of former colonial managers. Currently undergoing maintenance, nice sight seeing while you're in the CBD.

Thank Uzo U
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Although under construction, the wooden cathedral has gravitas and its awe-inspiring architectural presence is completely captivating. Attending a service is a must but even if you cannot, please leave a goodwill donation to support the renovation.

Thank Mainchow
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Under construction when we visited, but it is an amazing architectural feat, I think. A church service was just starting when we arrive so we stayed with the very friendly congregation while marveling at the beautiful structure.

2  Thank minnesn0wda
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful church, an amazing piece of architecture. Do go inside as not what you'd expect from outside. Currently having much needed renovation. Lovely, friendly lady greeted us at entrance & gave us a short history of the place. Large congregation on a Sunday so great...More

2  Thank HazelB247
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

There is restoration work being done on the outside of the building but don't let that deter you from going inside. The wood ceilings are beautiful and the stained glass is worth a stop.

Thank Colorado1985
Reviewed 12 March 2017

From the outside the building is in desperate need of restoration but it has commenced on one side, and will look fantastic once completed. Inside it appears to be in great shape and is really beautiful and well worth a short visit and to make...More

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 18 February 2017

The oldest and largest wooden structure. Very interesting if for nothing else but the historical factor. Not really much to see, interesting.

Thank KriegerMarine
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