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Christ Church Cathedral

1117 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-3183
+1 713-222-2593
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Architectural beautiful Church

The architecture of the church is beautiful. It was built in 1876 and is an historic structure... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Sugar Land, Texas
A warm refuge for the faithful with a wonderful choir

Christ Church Cathedral is one of the historical buildings in Houston. While the Anglican... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2016
Gabriel H
Bellaire, Texas, United States
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1117 Texas St, Houston, TX 77002-3183
+1 713-222-2593
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The architecture of the church is beautiful. It was built in 1876 and is an historic structure. They have a tranquil courtyard that is beautiful and serene, There are lovely stained glass windows that are over 100 years old!! There is also a grand old...More

Thank Rockdoc7
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Christ Church Cathedral is one of the historical buildings in Houston. While the Anglican congregation was established in 1839, before Texas join the Union, the building was not completed until 1876 and them underwent multiple re-modelings to reach its current state. It is a beautiful...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Just visited here for the first time for a funeral service. It's truly beautiful, with wonderful stained glass over 100 years old. The wood vestry and other parts of the chapel are lovely too.

Thank davemh333
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Ate lunch next door and walked over to the sanctuary. Happened to be in the right place at the right time to have a private tour conducted by one of the pastors. Loved hearing about the fire that nearly destroyed the pulpit area, but was...More

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 15 July 2016

I was disappointed that the main chapel was closed but spent a good time in the side chapel to cool down from the Houston heat and attain my quiet moment with my Creator. Then I walked to the library area and realised that the church...More

Thank Yong S
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Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Just beautiful, tranquil, they offer 3 services a day. 7:30 am 12:30 Eucharist an 6:30 pm. Area is accessible by metro, easy walk or bus

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Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

What a beautiful sanctuary in a busy city Beautiful setting in tree lined yard.Amazing stained glass windows.A must on a visit to Houston

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 12 November 2015

Wonderful place for a wedding or to attend a service on Sunday. Just to visit the beautiful window and ornate inside is a joy!

1  Thank susan m
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Nothing exceptional. I am used to European churches and this one was quite underwhelming. Don't put any effort into getting there but have a quick look if you are nearby.

Thank trollreign
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Beautiful church that makes one think you are in England. Lovely architecture. Good clergy and music making services excellent.

Thank FraserR11
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