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Westminster Cathedral, London

Westminster Cathedral - London, United Kingdom
Westminster Cathedral
42 Francis Street, London, United Kingdom SW1P 1QWMap
+44 20 7798 9055
Neighborhood: Westminster/ St James
Overview

This Early Byzantine-styled Catholic Cathedral, designed by Victorian architect John Francis Bentley, is set off the main road across a small piazza. A fine marble interior and many beautiful mosaics in a resplendent fusion of blue hues top the impressive high altar, behind which the choir sits. The dramatically suspended, huge painted crucifix is well worth visiting. Sung High Mass is a majestic experience with incense and a whole legion of altar servers. The Bell Tower is an excellent vantage point from which to view the city and visitors can access it via lift everyday.

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Westminster Cathedral General Information
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
  • Nearest Train: Victoria
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