St Patricks Cathedral

Saddar, Karachi

St Patricks Cathedral

St. Patrick’s Catholic Cathedral Church Karachi, is the first worship place for Christian Community in Pakistan, located on Shahrah-e-Iraq (Clarke Street) near Empress Market, Saddar, Sindh. It was initially built in 1845, and was famously called Saint Patrick’s Cathedral or St Patrick Church.

It is formally famous among local people as a Clarke Street, this building design was unique and attractive rather than other buildings so that, Christians as well as Muslims also wants to visit "saint cathedral church". 

This building was design by the famous architect Father Karl Wagner, and the Cathedral constructed in Gothic Revival architecture, and the area spread around 170 by 72 feet, after the completion of the building, at least 1500 worshippers can get to visit easily at a same time.

However, good news for the Christian community, the St. Peter’s Catholic Cathedral Church, now opened in Karachi, located at Akhtar Colony, Sindh, Pakistan, with new improved and huge space building for worshipper. This beautifully and intelligently constructed building design under the architect Kausar Ali. In that church at least 5000 visitors can be able to visit, and celebrate their Christmas events, wedding ceremony, parties, meetings related to community and much more other occasions can be part of it.

Saint Peter’s Church Karachi has spread an area around 1,858 square meters, this building fully design with brown brick, and inside the building, visitors can find beautifully painted pictures at the walls, the colored stained glasses windows, and numerous other decorations all around, which represent the intelligence of the architect in a very good manner.

Many families, tourist, visitors, when plan to visit Pakistan to celebrate their Christmas events with their families, they wouldn’t face any difficulty to celebrate their events, because for the Christian community, the Cathedral Church are located around them and can get there easily and independently.

Alias Names

Saint Patrick’s Cathedral Church Karachi

Established Opened in April 1881


NearBy Landmark Empress Market
Location Saddar, Karachi
City / Town Karachi
State Sindh
Country Pakistan

St. Patrick's Cathedral, Clarke Street, Saddar, Karachi

Geo Coordinates 24.8633259357666 °N,    67.0334029197693 °E
Associated Archdiocese of Karachi
Official Website

St Patricks Cathedral Attractions

St. Patrick's Cathedral also located in different countries are as followed:-

  • New Zealand
  • U.S (United State)
  • Canada
  • Australia
  • India
  • Northern Ireland
  • Republic of Ireland
  • Pakistan

Travelor Instructions

Saint. Patrick’s Cathedral Church Karachi Mass Timings


  • 07:00 AM
  • 09:15 AM
  • 04:45 PM
  • 06:15 PM

Saint. Patrick’s Cathedral Church Karachi Daily Mass Timings

Monday - Saturday  06:00 AM - 06:00 PM

Map Of St Patricks Cathedral

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Shirley Dias

I am visiting Karachi for 2 weeks in December. I will be arriving there midnight 25th December 2017. Please could u let me know the mass timings on Christmas Day at the Cathedral. Thank you


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