CBC Nature Of Things:
The bells of the Holy Rosary Cathedral were featured in an episode of the CBC Documentary series "Nature Of Things" aired on Thursday
November 12th. The episode entitled "Sonic
Magic" looked at the science of sound and its applications in nature, in medicine and in the environment. A portion of the
episode that featured the bells was about the impact of buildings in the city have on the soundscape around the cathedral.
Service ringing 10:30-11:00 a.m.
Simulator practice 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Regular practice 7:30-9:00 p.m.
Regular practice 9:30-11:00 a.m.
View the full Ringing Calendar
Ringing and non-ringing visitors are very welcome to visit the tower.
Please contact the Tower Captain to advise of visit.
Below are links to information relevant for our visitors:
The Cathedral's ring of 8 bells (Tenor 16 cwt in F) are, like Canada, uniquely "bilingual" as they include 3 French
bells along with 5 English bells that have been hung for Change Ringing.
Below are links to further information about the bells:
Links & Resources
Listed below are links to external resources that describes the art of Change Ringing:
Telephone: +1 604-224-0233
HOLY ROSARY CATHEDRAL
Telephone: +1 604-682-6774