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Nice place for spiritual respite

When you get tired of roaming around the city and strolling by Rizal Blvd. and the sea and you need... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2018
Manila, Philippines
The Oldest Stone Cuurch in Negros

This 18th century cathedral is dubbed as the oldest stone church in the whole of Negros. The famous... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Manila, Philippines
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Perdices Street, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
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Reviewed 14 November 2018

When you get tired of roaming around the city and strolling by Rizal Blvd. and the sea and you need a place for some spiritual respite, then the cathedral is the place for you. It is was built in the 18th century and is considered...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

I really didn't get to see much as I could only see it from the street I was there on a Sunday and services were in progress.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank funnyfarmwest
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This 18th century cathedral is dubbed as the oldest stone church in the whole of Negros. The famous Belfry is just beside this cathedral. Smaller in size compared to other cathedrals, this is the seat of the Diocese of the Diocese of Dumaguete. The design...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sabi0james
Reviewed 23 July 2018

The famous cathedral in Dumaguete. The facade is nice and the interior of the church is also nice. This is beside the famous Belfry.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank drialexie
Reviewed 7 July 2018

As a catholic, visiting a city's main cathedral or church is a must-do for me and St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral did not disappoint. The church has a beautiful facade that appears to have been renovated recently as the concrete still looks fairly new. The...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank anthonyalger
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This church, dedicated to St. Catherine of Alexandria, is reputed as oldest stone church in Negros. Its original structure dates back to 1754-1776, but it was reconstructed in 1885 and the facade was added only in 1936. It is located in center of Dumaguete City....More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank CzarEmmanuel
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

I have attended every visit to Dumaguete the service is wonderful and always busy on Sundays I sometimes go during the week it's so peaceful and I enjoy just sitting on Sundays the choir is beautifull and it is so nice to see all the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank josephjacques10
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

If you are in the area check out the inside of this church. It is a massive and very nice. There are enormous fans on the ceiling, the latest you’ll ever see that keep a nice breeze in there.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 916keitha
Reviewed 20 April 2018

The Cathedral Church of Dumaguete in the Philippines describes itself as the “Oldest Stone Church in Negros”. The church was originally built in 1754 to 1776. It was reconstructed in 1885 and the present facade was extended in 1936. In several places you can see...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank profits101
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Beautiful place of worship in the heart of Dumaguete City; a big cathedral and spacious for mass attendees.

Date of experience: February 2018
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