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St Mary's Catholic Cathedral
St Mary-s Catholic Cathedral - Original 00-00-1894 - Alfred Wright (1862-1939) - See Note.
St Mary-s Catholic Cathedral 14-11-2014 - Michal Lewi - See Note.

St Mary's Catholic Cathedral

Perth, WA 6000

Church Information

Church Name: St Mary's Catholic Cathedral
Church Previous Name: Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary
Denomination: Catholic Church in Australia
Street Address: Victoria Square, Perth WA 6000, Australia
Suburb: Perth
State: WA
Postcode: 6000
Foundation Stone Laid: 08-02-1863
Foundation Stone Notes: 

The foundation stone was laid by the Bishop of Perth, Rosendo Salvado on 8/2/1863. The text on the foundation stone is not known. Information/photographs are invited.

Date Opened: 29-01-1865
Date Closed: unknown
Email: admin@churchesaustralia.org


St Mary's Catholic Cathedral, Perth, is the Cathedral church of the Catholic Archdiocese of Perth and the seat of its Archbishop. Construction of the Cathedral commenced in 1863 and was completed and opened on 29/1/1885, but over the years there have been many subsequent additions and changes. In 2008-2009 the Cathedral underwent a significant renovation program. More historical information/photographs of the cathedral/congregation are invited. Photographs uploaded 10/11/2018.

Note: Photograph attribution/source - By Alfred Wright (1862-1939) - State Library of Western Australia Pictorial Collection, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7979198

Note: Photograph attribution/source - By Michal Lewi - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=44051470

Last Updated: Saturday 10th November, 2018