Saturday, June 02, 2012

Iqaluit’s igloo church to re-open Sunday

It's already one of Iqaluit's most recognizable landmarks — and it hasn't even opened yet.

This weekend, the new St Jude's Cathedral will open its doors to the public for the first time. The opening marks a re-birth for the famous igloo-shaped Church of the Arctic.

The original Anglican church was destroyed by a fire in November 2005. For a time, it was thought the building might be salvageable, but that turned out to be wishful thinking. Read more

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