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Namirembe Hill Side Road, Kampala, Uganda
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

it was a old palace which was converted to a cathedral. It is well kept and takes you in the yesteryear Era.

Thank AmitK2081
Reviewed 3 July 2018

wow! so touching, it takes you through a spiritual tour and realize that Christians have suffered for God.

Thank jackiemwikali3
Reviewed 12 June 2018

This church is a worth a visit. It sits on top of a hill and it has some of the very best views. You can see the whole of Kampala from here. It is a center of the anglican faith in Uganda. My tour guide...More

Thank analondowski
Reviewed 18 May 2018

The place to visit if you area Christian. The Cathedral is set on one of Kampala's hill and is a prominent beacon for Christianity.

Thank ITFBwana
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

I love the place .. it is so huge nice Cathedral..You can go inside for more fantastic experience but even just to drive around is great

Thank Mervat S
Reviewed 30 January 2018

The seat of the Anglican Church in Uganda is a quiet, calm and has an aura of subdued greatness. Definitely a must visit for everybody. It's views of the entire city are breathtaking. A quiet walk through the gardens and around (and within) the cathedral...More

Thank michaelmS6299HL
Reviewed 20 November 2017

I think they wanted $10 just to take a look around. Considering most churches are free around the world, this seems a bit much. But, an absolutely gorgeous building, especially compared to most of the tin or concrete churches around.

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

This is one of the oldest churches in Africa. It's a bit difficult to get to, but it's a nice quiet place with great views of the city. For 10 shillings you get a tour of the small museum of old photographs, as well as...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Being the oldest cathedral one has to visit this place and admire the architectural marvel. To appreciate this, you need to come to this cathedral for a visit and not a wedding, mass or funeral service. You get to move to call corners not really...More

Thank Deryck T
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Saint Paul's Cathedral Namirembe, located on Namirembe Hill is the oldest cathedral in Uganda. It location gives you a clear view of the busting city of Kampala while you enjoy the tranquility atop the hill. It here you can silently or loudly say a prayer...More

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