St Monica's Cathedral, Cairns

The first Catholic cathedral in Cairns, St Monica's Cathedral was built in 1927. The structure is an example of architecture using reinforced concrete, favored in this cyclone-prone area since the early 20th century. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Cairns holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the St Monica's Cathedral and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • I love sharing this places with friends and tourists. It houses the largest themed stained glass windows in the world. Even if you are not religious the australia animals are beautiful.  more »
  • Modest looking from the outside, but with the most fantastic stained glass windows. An interesting collage of Aboriginal Dreamtime to beautiful Great Barrier Reef scenes mixed with the odd WWII wreck....  more »
  • Such a beautiful and peaceful church . There are beautiful art on both side of the wall . It’s near to the main area , very convenient to walk to there  more »

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