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Catholic St. Patrick's Akaroa

Rue Lavaud | Banks Peninsula, Akaroa 2004, New Zealand
+64 3-304 7083
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“wooden church” (6 reviews)
“lovely church” (5 reviews)
“worth a visit” (5 reviews)
Rue Lavaud | Banks Peninsula, Akaroa 2004, New Zealand
+64 3-304 7083
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Situated on a little rise, old church is just lovely, well maintained, unfortunately when we visited it wasn’t open so couldn’t go inside, maybe we were there too early, worth the stroll along from the shops

Thank Euan R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So glad we stopped to pray at St.Patrick - met Fr. Shanahan . The small parish church has a wonderful history .

Thank kerbyls
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this Church on Friday and it was such a gorgeous, peaceful place. I was able to light some candles for my family and say some prayers without interruption from others. There is the option to donate as well.

Thank Madro89
Reviewed 5 January 2018

This tiny church in Akaroa is just a small neighborhood place of gathering. The facade may deserve a photo but nothing more.

Thank Leon L
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Located in an attractive residential area, this historic church, recently celebrating its 150th anniversary, is a beautiful and photogenic building, with some very attractive gardens ringing the property. It is incredible to think that the church suffered significant damage in the 2011 earthquake, which has...More

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Sweet pretty little church overlooking harbor. Easy walk through town on right side. Good picture taking. Noon service on some days when cruise ships in town.

Thank srimanone
Reviewed 23 November 2017

On the way up to the giants house we Called into this charming wooden church by te roadside. Beautifully kept it is a peaceful haven in this lovely village.

Thank kishere t
Reviewed 12 November 2017

A wooden Church that dates back to the early settlement of Akaroa in the eighteen hundreds. As the permanent resident population of the village is only around 600 the three churches have small attendance,but the community works together.

Thank Julia G
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely little church well worth a visit sits on a small hill easy to reach. Beautiful stain glass windows

Thank Ronnie N
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Beautiful in small size, this church offers a place to stop and sit for a while in peaceful environment. With a green background, tress and bushes up to the hill, this panoramic view was really good to be captured in photos. For Catholic faith visitors,...More

Thank santo t
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