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San Agustin Church

Gen Luna & Real Sts | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
63 2 524 7141
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Ranked #2 of 80 attractions in Manila
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Religious Sites, Architectural Buildings, History Museums, Art Museums
Description: This museum and courtyard gardens is one of the oldest stone churches in the country, having survived 2 fires and 7 earthquakes.
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Singapore, Singapore
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35 reviews 35 reviews
13 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Whatever your religious beliefs may be, I will assure you that you will be in awe by the sheer majestic nature of San Agustin Church. Ancient is probably the best word to describe this church, and while it has undergone multiple renovations since it's opening in the 15th century, the feeling one gets after visiting it will be a sense... More

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Manila, Philippines
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

San Agustin Church never fails to amaze me. It is one of the few structures found in Intramuros that survived World War II. Entrance to the church is free. But if you wish to check out the adjacent museum, then you have to pay an admission fee around $2. However, the church is usually close if there are no services... More

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Oslo, Norway
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49 reviews 49 reviews
24 attraction reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

I really loved this church and the feeling of peace it gave you. If you are visiting Manila you should really take your time to visit. Beautiful.

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Manila, Philippines
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43 reviews 43 reviews
32 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Cobblestone roads and the texture and smell of antiquity makes this a must for tourist. Intramuros is really a place in Manila you should not fail to visit.

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Sydney, Australia
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11 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

This church is simply beautiful, lovely area .. very well kept!!! lots of artistic things to observe.

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London, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
42 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Beautiful historial church at Intramuros.Defnaely worth a visit.It has lots of art ,sculptures of biblical interest,set in a picturesque spot in the old walled city of Intramuros.

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Quezon, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

san agustin church, manila in intramuros is one of the oldest and most prestigious church in the Philippines. it looks like a museum. it costs a lot to get married in this church because it is needed for its maintenance. it should be preserved and should be a world heritage! it is a good tourist spot because the streets are... More

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Tokyo, Japan
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8 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

one of the very interesting church I have visited... Loved the main church and the surroundings. It is very beautifully preserved.

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Ottawa,Canada
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70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

A must see on the old Manila town. The museum adjacent to the church is of particular interest, as is the beautiful in yard behind it.

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Hong Kong, China
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

Interesting that the Saints are with the Chinese Lion Guards at the door. Beautiful architecture inside the church,

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