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Metropolitan Cathedral of Immaculate Conception

La Purisima Street, Zamboanga City, Mindanao 7000, Philippines
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Huge White Structure

The cathedral is not very old. A policeman told me that it was constructed sometime in 2001. A very... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Sydney, Australia

We were surprise to see this cathedral with the facility of an elevator for the seniors. The place... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2016
General Santos, Philippines
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  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
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“second floor” (4 reviews)
“masses” (5 reviews)
“elevator” (4 reviews)
La Purisima Street, Zamboanga City, Mindanao 7000, Philippines
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Reviewed 31 August 2017

The cathedral is not very old. A policeman told me that it was constructed sometime in 2001. A very spacious place. There are no artworks that were of unique quality or history, however. Unlike some famous churches in other Philippine cities this one did not...More

Thank sjg0279
Reviewed 9 October 2016

We were surprise to see this cathedral with the facility of an elevator for the seniors. The place can hold two masses simultaneously at the ground level and at the second floor. The locals flock to the place to hear mass and pray. We attended...More

Thank Leah8282015
Reviewed 7 September 2015

I go to this church since I was little and it has a great connection to me. it might not be the fanciest but it is indeed one that I treasure. For tourist or first time visitors in Zamboanga, the church is a great place...More

Thank Maryhope P
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Church is so big. They have smaller one on the first floor and the big one on the second floor. Nice exteriors. Bought one religious bracelet.

Thank markrayanjaime
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

What else can I say. It ia by far the most beautiful chuch in the city. Simply because it was built with an exquisite taste of architecture. This place used to be my sister's school but the eventually moved the school to a different location...More

Thank wynx58
Reviewed 21 July 2015

The church is very modern. The only church i saw in our country with an elevator... It is situated in the heart of the city why not come and visit Zamboanga

Thank Mariz1226
Reviewed 22 June 2015

The Metropolitan Cathedral is an architectural spectacle in a city where Christians and Muslims live in peace and harmony. While it is located in the busy downtown area, the place is always solemn and a perfect place to pray and reflect. Its famous church bells...More

Thank WanderLustDavao
Reviewed 20 April 2015 via mobile

What a unique building for a church!.. its like a mall...modern and 2 storey...but what is captivating are the church bells...2 or 3 bells...its been a long time since I heard church bells ringing... there is also a huge statue of Mama Mary and a...More

1  Thank P-len L
Reviewed 22 January 2015

The church was built a two storey church. The church is good for wedding because of the grand entrance. It is good pictures too. It can hold many church goer. it is good place for prayers and reflections.

Thank mincecc
Reviewed 15 June 2014

With its unique design, you can easily distinguish this structure even you are still up in the sky. A good place to pray also.

1  Thank iOpenerMD
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