Clifton Cathedral

  • Saturday 11AM - 5PM

Venue number: 19

Clifton Cathedral

  • Saturday 11 AM - 5 PM

Venue number: 19

Clifton Cathedral

Get behind the stark and imposing exterior of this Grade II listed building and be surprised by its light and spacious interior. Marvel at the striking angular design, constructed from board marked white concrete. Admire the font, the stained glass and the Stations of the Cross, all of which are are unique works of art.

Key Information

Design Information

  • Built1970-73
  • Designed byArchitects: Percy Thomas Partnership (original), Purcell Architects (refurbishment)
  • Building styleModernist

Designed by Ron Weeks of Percy Thomas Partnership, with input from the Vatican, using a minimalist design and a unique hexagonal sanctuary. A £3 million refurbishment was undertaken in recent years to restore the building and make it fully watertight.

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