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St. Francis Xaviers Church

19 Broad Street, Hereford HR4 9AP, England
+44 1432 273485
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Interesting symbol of Catholicism in Hereford

The architecture of SFX church seems out of place in Hereford with it sandstone building and Black... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
Anthony P
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Nadi, Fiji
Incredible Italiante style church

Well worth a visit if you are in Hereford. The interior will be like stepping into a Florentine... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2017
WalnutTruffle
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Leominster, United Kingdom
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19 Broad Street, Hereford HR4 9AP, England
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

The architecture of SFX church seems out of place in Hereford with it sandstone building and Black and White House . It is a richly decorated church which is worth a visit if your on your way to the Cathedral or the river .

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Well worth a visit if you are in Hereford. The interior will be like stepping into a Florentine church or anywhere in a big Italian city. For this experience alone, a visit is recommended.

Thank WalnutTruffle
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This is a beautiful church built in the 1830s. It holds the hand of Englands oldest martyr, St John Kemble in the reliqury at the top right hand side of the altar. The 14 stations of the cross are duplicates of ones made for the...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is a wonderful church to visit, and the history of local John Kemble , his hand is on show encased to the right of the main alter; worth half a day visit in my book, however the church is locked most days, need to...More

Thank ron h
Reviewed 11 August 2016

An unusual church architecturally, but a nice place to come for a quiet moment of contemplation or for Mass.

Thank 501rayf
Reviewed 21 May 2016

Near Hereford Cathedral, this hidden gem is not registered by most of the public as they walk past it. Best to take in its facade from the opposite side of the street. Very grand and opulent in its surroundings. Peace and tranquility once entering.

Thank Scott D
Reviewed 23 March 2016

This is well worth a visit it was renovated in the 1990s and is spectacular inside. Warm and welcoming. Beautiful stations of the cross. St John Kemble's hand in a repository to the right of the altar

Thank patmar58
Reviewed 19 March 2016

The St. Francis Xavier's is a catholic church with a different architecture and color, looking very bright and joyful. The interior is in the same style like the exterior and creates a very nice light effect. The entrance is on the left side.

Thank menq
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Even if this church is closed you can still view the inside from huge glass panels.A lot of money has been spent on this and it is well worth a visit.We live in this city but this is not our church.

Thank sheilajtaylor
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Despite the rather peculiar outside paint, the inside of the church is beautiful and makes you feel a genuine connection with God. Lovely church.

Thank Rhiannon S
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