St. George's Cathedral, Kingston

4.5
#7 of 13 in Historic Sites in Kingston
As the mother church for the Anglican Diocese of Ontario, St. George's contains the 'cathedra' or Bishop's chair, the symbol of his leadership.

First and foremost, St. George's Cathedral is a centre of worship, and is frequently used for major religious events for both Anglican and ecumenical gatherings.

In addition, it is used for both state and civic affairs. For many years Royal Military College cadets and other military groups have marched into St. George's for worship on special occasions.

Because of its fine acoustics, musical concerts are frequently held here.

St. George's is an important tourist attraction in Kingston, and is visited annually by thousands of people from all over the world.
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  • So glad I went into the cathedral, it’s a lovely calming building, beautiful stained glass windows, had a lovely talk from a guide who explained about the building and important people. If you have th...  more »
  • Nice old church in the waterside area. Not that much to see, but still nice. Free admission. Only a few minutes visit if just looking.  more »
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