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Dornoch Cathedral

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Address: The Cathedral | High Street, Dornoch, Scotland
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13th century historic church - the most northerly cathedral on the mainland...

13th century historic church - the most northerly cathedral on the mainland of Great Britain

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Beautiful cathedral

Worth a look around. Welcoming to all and very beautiful windows and roof. The recent windows are a credit to the cathedral for bringing it up to date.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Nikki D
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Worth a look around. Welcoming to all and very beautiful windows and roof. The recent windows are a credit to the cathedral for bringing it up to date.

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Bunbury
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

one of those place we felt instantly at home, really enjoyed our day there on the way around Scotland. Town has lots of cafes, cake shops and arts and crafts and the small cathedral is very nice indeed. will definitely stay there overnight next time

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

At Dornoch downtown you will see this cathedral, with very beautiful architecture and nice vitrals. They say that Madonna ( the popstar) get married there, well nice to know but the church is really baituful.

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New York City, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely historic cathedral at the center of town. Worth a quick visit inside if able. Very beautiful!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

Dornoch is an attractively situated, small and compact Scottish town; and standing proudly right in the centre of the town - surrounded by elegant stone buildings, is the historic and very atmospheric cathedral.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

It is there in the centre of Dornoch. Don't ignore it. Go in and look in awe and wonder at this majestic building and have some peace and quiet .

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Colne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

A lovely but little Cathedral, looks more like a parish church but well worth a visit lovely stained glass.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This is the smallest cathedral we have visited, and we were not disappointed. There are information sheets about the history of the cathedral available in several languages.

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Darlington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We were surprised to learn there was a Cathedral here and were very impressed with it, take the time to read the information boards as you walk around and enjoy the sun coming through the stained glass windows, they really are spectacular, when the sun shines that is of course, remember where you are! There is a donations box on... More 

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Berkshire, UK
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Well worth a visit, a beautiful cathedral with plenty to look at and great for reflection time if you want to take a seat and take some time out, visit the local museum for more info on the cathedral

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