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Reviewed 12 October 2018

Rubaga Cathedral is the heart of Catholic Uganda. When you go on a normal day, you can get a guided tour of the cathedral. On Sunday you can attend a service, in English or in Luganda. Even when you're not a Catholic the choir sings...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing Mass & community. Music was good. Note - Mass often goes 2 hrs and seating fills up extremely fast.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank austins832
Reviewed 29 January 2018

This the main catholic church in Kampala with the mass both in English and local language. its a best place for spiritual visitors.Its location is amazing, you can have a good view of Kampala city.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank mfitee
Reviewed 9 December 2017

I guess I'm a little biased about this place as I got married here a few years back, so with it being that type of day, the cathedral was at it's best. It's also one of the few places that is well looked after. However...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank FelixMercury
Reviewed 20 November 2017

Like any church, I kinda wonder why I always end up visiting them. But, alas, it's a pretty building with nice stained glass and they ask you for a donation instead of forcing you to pay to enter. Nice views from up there.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Rick S
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Rubaga Cathedral is one most important symbols of Kampala and Roman Catholicism in Uganda. Located on a hill, the place provides great view of Kampala central business. However, over the years Cathedral grounds where people would sit and reflect have been used to start all...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Francis S
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Beautiful building close to the local hospital and shops. Awe inspiring stained glass windows. This was close to where I was staying and was worth the short journey of less than a mile . Not sure I would go out of my way to visit...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Trottie69
Reviewed 9 September 2017

I decided to walk up the hill to see this Cathedral, having visited the Catholic Martyrs Shrine. The Cathedral is impressive in size, historic symbolism and maintenance. As I was standing at the door, debating whether or not to go in, a lovely lady approached...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Helene N
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Worth the hike up to the cathedral. It's out of character with the rest of Kampala - almost European in design. Interesting windows showing the martyrs.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Sarah M
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We were ther on a Saturday, and the local guide invited us to sit on some af the backbenches during one of the weddings that day. Quite an experience.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank SoerenSP
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