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St. Mary's Basilica

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Pleasant place to sit and watch people

I used to just sit in st Marys cathedral and watch people coming and going, their reactions... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nancy A
Iconic church on busy Shivaji Nagar area

you cannot miss this church when you are shopping in Shivaji nagar or in Commercial street. One of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
nageswararao g
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St. Mary’s Basilica in bustling Shivajinagar is built in the Gothic style with stained glass windows. It hosts the St. Mary’s Feast each year in September. Devotees throng the basilica during the feast, which culminates in a procession with a...more
Msgr F Noronha Road, Bengaluru 560051, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I used to just sit in st Marys cathedral and watch people coming and going, their reactions, emotions, hope, sadness, happiness.. it is very lovely. Sometimes mass also happens and I attend it. Sitting in cathedral and just praying silently or watching other people pray...More

Thank Nancy A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is located in Shivaji Nagar and one of the oldest one in Bangalore. Sundays are usually crowded, I visited along with my friend on Friday. The Church architecture is really wonderful.

Thank muthukrish2000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

you cannot miss this church when you are shopping in Shivaji nagar or in Commercial street. One of a kind church in Bangalore with iconic architecture

Thank nageswararao g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

St. Mary's Basilica is the oldest church in Bangalore and is the only church in the state that has been elevated to the status of a minor basilica. It is famous for the festivities it holds during the St. Mary's Feast, in September each year,...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2018

We came across the basilica purely by chance. It was a very moving experience. Unlike European basilica, this one is very indian with jasmin and frangipani flowers all over the place and it was an eye opening experience. If you come to Bangalore this is...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2018

Good for a visit. I prefer going on off days when it's relatively quiet. During the Christmas, Easter the crowd can really get scary.

Thank PhenoMenon666
Reviewed 20 May 2018

This was a real surprize. Christian basilica, full of people and the surrounding only muslims. Very impresive.

Thank jaroslavm92
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We attended the mass and felt very good. Crowded place. Nice architecture and well maintained. Nice place to visit if in city.

Thank reubenranjanfern2017
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Visiting after many years. Felt very good. The prayer hall is over crowded. Need more space to feel peacefull

Thank SilvesterJRP
Reviewed 31 March 2018

The architecture is western and a bit out of place in India.situated nearby Shivajinagar bus station. crowded every evening

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20 July 2016|
Response from SelmaLobo | Reviewed this property |
You can visit any day, at any time till 10pm.
9 July 2016|
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Response from jerry n | Reviewed this property |
Sure Mr Sibaka. Everybody from other religion is allowed to visit.