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St. Thomas Church Building, Diu, India
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St Thomas Church converted to Museum in 1998

St Thomas Church was built by the Portuguese during their colonial rule of the territory in... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NomadLama
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Mount Abu, India
via mobile
a disappointment

This place is named as Diu Museum but it is really the former St Thomas Church - oddly, Tripadvisor... read more

Reviewed 13 January 2018
JPHStVincent
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Singapore, Singapore
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St. Thomas' Church now houses a collection of Catholic statues.
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

St Thomas Church was built by the Portuguese during their colonial rule of the territory in 1598. Despite being one of the main church of Portuguese rule, it was abandoned, it was renovated in 1998 and was converted into a museum. The museum apart from...More

Thank NomadLama
Reviewed 13 January 2018

This place is named as Diu Museum but it is really the former St Thomas Church - oddly, Tripadvisor maintains a separate listing for the Church, vene though it is the same place!. The collection is just the old Portuguese religious statues, mostly wooden, from...More

Thank JPHStVincent
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Calling this place a museum would be a disgrace. Outside it says that the statues inside are 400 years old. You go inside and the place is full of pigeons and statues covered in pigeon poop. Sad state of affairs!! There is no maintenance what...More

Thank vinsrocks
Reviewed 25 December 2017

An old church building, houses old stone/marble carved idols claimed to be hundreds of years old. Be done in 2 minutes, won't miss anything even if you skip this one

Thank Ankush M
Reviewed 23 December 2017

As soon as I visited, I was amazed by very great surroundings and outside view. But all your hopes will be down when you enter the museum. It is not even maintained like a museum. Actually it was a church which got converted into museum....More

Thank DEEPAK K
Reviewed 22 December 2017

It claims to be a museum but there is nothing to see . Best avoided as nothing to gain by visiting the same

Thank Kartik54
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Old Church converted into Museum. this place surely needs a little maintenance to attract more tourists. But worth a visit.

Thank Travel_is_a_fashion
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Has old idols of 'various saints kept in a church converted to museum. A good place for the godly spiritual followers of god

Thank Dreamleaves
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Entry is free here but requires lots of maintenance. People don't visit here much as it's not exciting as such. Diu museum is very nice yo see one time .iGood experience.

Thank Pratik V
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Entry is free here but requires lots of maintenance. People don't visit here much as it's not exciting as such. but you will find lots of statues of ancient rulers which one can admire.

Thank KhatriRocks
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