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Has Been Around For Ages

St. John's Cathedral has been around for ages and it is believed to be one of the oldest Catholic... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2018
Manila, Philippines
Beautiful Catherdral

The cathedral is located a little away from the Masjid Jamek metro station and on the Jalan Bukit... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Donald D
Kollam, India
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5 Jalan Bukit Nanas, Kuala Lumpur 50250, Malaysia
+60 3-2078 1876
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Reviewed 1 August 2018

St. John's Cathedral has been around for ages and it is believed to be one of the oldest Catholic Churches in Kuala Lumpur. It is located along Jalan Bukit Nanas, slightly up the slope and away from the hustle and bustle of the city main...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

The cathedral is located a little away from the Masjid Jamek metro station and on the Jalan Bukit nanas road. It is perched on a small hill and the cathedral is quite big with a historic background. The inside of the Cathedral is quite solemn...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

Located next to St John's Institution, with its Grecian Spanish architecture, the church was officially opened in 1883. The front portion of the present Community Centre at Bukit Nanas was built in the 1930s. An interesting feature, which stands out most religiously, on close scrutiny...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Located away from hustle and bustle of main road and up hill is St John's,recognisable by twin towers and old style architecture

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

A very interesting and old small sized cathedral located just off Jalan Raja Chulan close to Little India and not too far from Bukit Bintang. I really like the architecture but mostly the detail because it looks so old. The cathedral is extremely popular and...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Special architecture design old building. It's popular to foreign expatrites, tourists & workers, especially pinay & african

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

Though the 'New' Cathedral was built between 1954-5 and is of the traditional 'T' shape there was an earlier House of Worship.. and its still there. Dating back to 1883, the now Community Services Centre was the original Church and whilst St John's is the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

One of the main churches in Kuala Lumpur, with services through the week and many on Sunday for the visitors and locals

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank iamhappysheep
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Went during Sunday morning service. It's big but was packed with people having to pray outside. Service was in English. Completed in the 1950s it has interesting twin towers and plain whitewashed facade with good stained-glass windows but otherwise plain interior.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The cathedral is named after the Apostle John who wrote the book on “Revelation”. It is located at Bukit Nanas. It is one of the oldest churches in Kl. Its architecture is Ancient Grecian Spanish and it is unique. It is opened in 1883 and...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Joshua S
19 July 2017|
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Response from jeff1955malaysia | Reviewed this property |
there are ample free parking in the compound and the road leading to the church. Sundays the police normally do not issue summons during service time. go early and you will not face much problem about parking.
Andrew Y
5 March 2017|
Response from rsmae2000 | Reviewed this property |
10 am we attended english mass