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San Sebastian Cathedral

Rizal Street, Bacolod, Negros Occidental, Philippines
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Very old church ⛪

Visited this church a couple of times , to light a candle for my daughter ,and pray for her rip... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
via mobile
Philippine Churches are always a must-see

I love the interiors . I just hope they offer more in terms of info and souvenirs. I think they... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Malabon, Philippines
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average23%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“old church” (10 reviews)
“sunday mass” (7 reviews)
“bacolod city” (14 reviews)
Rizal Street, Bacolod, Negros Occidental, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited this church a couple of times , to light a candle for my daughter ,and pray for her rip , nice old Catholic Church ,lots of children and people asking for money for food etc , it’s normal but just to many so u...More

Thank 554MichaelA
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love the interiors . I just hope they offer more in terms of info and souvenirs. I think they should have guides who can help.

Thank profmssyj
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great church, although you have to be careful with your bag. Historical church, great architecture with the lights on in the night during christmas looks so perfect

Thank Emily Ramos V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Start off your historic visits of turn-of-the-century Negrense architecture by dropping by this church. A Bacolod tourist standard, it's worth the visit after all.

Thank Trittle L
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Classical beautiful cathedral. Love the chandeliers and the exterior. You’ll also find catacombs although I’ve only been right outside the door leading down to the tombs and haven’t stepped inside. I would have given this a 5-star review if they kept The Cathedral cleaner. A...More

Thank jared k
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Just because i require my family to visit every church passed by every road trip. Every time we visit Bacolod, we offer a prayer and light a candle here. It makes our visit complete.

Thank Sweethart C
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

It's a big stone Church and is the main Church of the City. It's quite accessible and located at the heart of the city, across the main square. They have noon Masses so it's very convenient for people to go to.

Thank Marisel S
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

There's not a lot of places to visit in Bacolod , this church is very old , it's worth a visit , there is no charge

Thank 554MichaelA
Reviewed 18 September 2017

women please dont leave your bags or purses on your seat while taking the communion and should you kneel hold on to it, the church is often closed, women again when crossing the street hold on to your purses real tight as somebody in a...More

Thank sandals30051
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The church looks well maintained from the outside. Inside, i was impressed with how elegant yet solemn the church it. Lots of images of saints at the side of the church. Easily accessible. Across it is the plaza and walking distance to SM. Maybe its...More

Thank jhona u
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Bob M
11 August 2017|
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Response from rickyrose | Reviewed this property |
Sundays: 5:00 am to 10:00 am and 2:30 pm to 7:30 pm every hour. M to F: 6 am, 7 am, 12:15 pm, 5:15 pm and 6 pm. Sat: 6 am 7 am and 6 pm
Haeja F
12 October 2016|
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Response from missuspiggy | Reviewed this property |
Church is open, but during non-mass timings, you can access through a side door.