Important Information 

Visitors to the Cathedral will see that

the Cathedral is closed.

    • Information for parishioners and Cathedral visitors is available here.
    • Doors close at Metropolitan Cathedral – Media Statement is available here.
Please Note: New Mass locations:

Monday to Friday
Mass: 8:00am  Sacred Heart Cathedral School, Guildford Terrace
Mass: 12:10pm  Sacred Heart Cathedral School, Guildford Terrace

Mass: 8:30am  No Mass at this time
Mass: 5:30pm  St Mary’s College Hall, Guildford Terrace

Masses: 10:30am, 7:00pm  St Mary’s College Hall, Guildford Terrace

On occasions when no priest is available a Liturgy of the Word with Holy Communion may replace the Mass.


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Welcome to the Roman Catholic Metropolitan Cathedral of the Sacred Heart, Wellington. Located in the parliamentary precinct, together with our sister Anglican Cathedral at the other end of Hill Street, Sacred Heart Cathedral plays an important part in the life of the City of Wellington and of New Zealand.

The Cathedral is an architectural gem and a place of beauty which inspires many. Here you will find a place of spiritual enrichment and a warm welcome whether you come here for worship, a concert, a pilgrimage, or time out from the busy city life. It is a sanctuary open to all.


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