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Kolkata (Calcutta) Sights

St. Paul's Cathedral

  • Religious Building/Site/Shrine

Updated 12/31/1969

Fodor's Review

Completed in 1847, the cathedral now has a steeple modeled after the one at Canterbury; previous steeples were destroyed by earthquakes in 1897 and 1934. Florentine frescoes, the stained-glass western window, and a gold communion plate presented by Queen Victoria are prize possessions. Birds congregate in the interior eaves.

Sight Information

Address:

Cathedral Rd., east of Victoria Memorial, Kolkata, West Bengal, India

Phone:

33-2223–0127

Sight Details:

  • Mon.–Sat. 9–noon and 3–6, Sun. 7–12:30 and 3–7

Updated 12/31/1969

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