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Christ the King Cathedral

Address: Gonzales Avenue, Tagum City, Mindanao 8100, Philippines
Phone Number: 84 218-5492
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Ranked #92 of 603 things to do in Tagum City
Type: Churches & cathedrals, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Churches & cathedrals, Sights & Landmarks

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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46 reviews 46 reviews
23 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Worth the visit.... the church architecture is not usual.... it looks like a castle -not similar to other Catholic Churches.

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Sydney, Australia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
13 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This Catholic church has masses in English, Visayan and Tagalog. Its claim to fame is the worlds biggest prayer beads as certified by the Guinness Book of Records. Painted black each wooden bead is linked by a chain, located at the rear of the church. The church is large but if you want to stay cool sit at the sides... More 

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Bacolod, Philippines
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59 reviews 59 reviews
23 attraction reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

We went to Tagum City which is about 2 hours by bus from Davao City last April 6-12 to participate in the 2014 National Prisaa Games. One of the incredible sites is the Christ the King Cathedral which has a unique design because the front looks a modern 4 story building while the back portion looks like a castle. This... More 

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London England
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

Peaceful, and unique... I was told the Cathedral was built only a few years ago, but it is very "Art Deco" in style, and looks as though it might have been built almost a hundred years ago. I think it is a beautiful building, and there is a well tended garden, with the Stations of the Cross. Visiting this fine... More 

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almere
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32 reviews 32 reviews
15 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

a new cathedral with enormous rosary and a nice garden around it easy to reach with a green (cab) wich are everywhere availabel and cheap

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Amsterdam
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495 reviews 495 reviews
275 attraction reviews
503 helpful votes 503 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

It was a nice experience coming to this cathedral attending the mass for the first time and some other times, attending a wedding twice. But only lately when i went around the vicinity of this beautiful and serene place of worship that i saw its exceptional beauty. The back portion is like a castle different from the facade. This was... More 

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General Santos City
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38 reviews 38 reviews
5 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

This splendid cathedral was built about ten years ago and it is clear they were willing to spend a great deal of money on it. This cathedral is designed around the fact that it is dedicated to Christ the King. When I parked in the back of the cathedral, its castle-like motif was evident there. Inside a large statue of... More 

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