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Manila Cathedral

Cabildo cor Beaterio | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
632 5273093
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Former Philippine archbishops are buried in a crypt under the altar of this majestic cathedral, whose 1951 completion commemorated the the five versions that came before it.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Cabildo cor Beaterio | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
632 5273093

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited Manila Cathedral today. As ever I'm impressed by this modernist architectural place of worship. Impressive with its high ceiling, long nave and beautiful stained glass windows one can feel those who built it inspired by belief and determination. Many of the windows are depictions...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love it but i can say it was a bit dark inside. We took a photo outside and it was great. If you want to pray silently i recommend this cathedral. I rode a kalesa but it was a bit pricey...

Thank Amelia S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this as part of a Kalesa (horse carriage) tour. I've visited this church several times in the past, but never really to admire it. It's usually weddings or tours where I was there for the company of friends/family and not the tourist attractions....More

Thank patlv23
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Air-conditioned church in manila. Beautiful architecture,huge church . I even had a chance of witnessing a catholic marriage .A must see place.

Thank anshumohanty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rebuilt several times after several disasters over many centuries the Cathedral can be found in the old town not far from Rizal Park.

Thank Nichola C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I traveled to the Philippines. The first place we decided to see was Manila since it's the capital. I truly loved my tour around the city. This nice church was quite beautiful. As a retired history teacher, I enjoyed seeing how well...More

Thank Pernel W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Experience a FREE exhibit that showcases the RESILIENCE of the Filipino race and the BOND they share with GOD.... that no fire .... no earthquake ... no war ..... not even death could hamper the ever rising of their Mother Cathedral! Dear tourists your Manila...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visit the Cathedral specially on a Sunday, where there's a wedding going on... flowers on the aisle... the whole altar is light up... and everything is just so solemn, so beautiful.

Thank kasysio64
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Minor Basilica and Metropolitan Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception (more popularly known as the Manila Cathedral) is the main Catholic Church in the capital. The original structure was built in the late 16th century, but since then it has been damaged (by fire, earthquake,...More

Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we visited Manila Cathedral there was a wedding taking place, which was actually pretty cool although felt a bit intrusive (despite there being many other visitors at the same time). The building itself is both quite amazing inside and outside, and there are rooms...More

Thank Ezra B
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Response from Zaldy V | Reviewed this property |
just like any part of the world. incidents like this happen and much worst. what happen is an isolated case, it is still safe to travel in metro manila so to speak.
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yes it is open to public now