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St. Philomena's Church

Mysore, India
9845249207
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Ranked #12 of 50 Attractions in Mysore
Type: Churches/ Cathedrals
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English first
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014 NEW

There is nothing exceptional about the Church other than that its few centuries old. Roads are built almost to the entrance of the Church, one would expect little more front yard for the Church from where you could enjoy and admire the centuries old church. Also it does not properly little for the night whereby you can see it in... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

I have not been to my Churches in India but I'm sure this is one of the largest. The structure is really grand and great, one of the most beautiful Churches. The ceiling is very nicely done and the paintings\ pictures inside the Church are also very nice and will persuade you to spend some time there. Overall it is... More

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Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

After the palace,the only worthy place to visit in mysore. Bollywood movie Amar Akbar Anthony was shot here.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Its just a normal church except for the outside part which is supposed to be one of the tallest church

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N.Delhi
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This is one place you must visit be it spiritually or for Architectural value. This is a beautiful piece of work.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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61 reviews 61 reviews
25 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Nice and old cathadel...amazing and charming view from outside... A must visit in Mysore. I think it is few centuries old...

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Bangalore, India
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47 reviews 47 reviews
26 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Beautiful church...its huge and its Gothic! Loved the stained glass work inside. Try to spend some more time to admire this church, package tours gives only 10 mins!

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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Beautiful church ,must visit.a totally different architecture from the normal churches in india.loved the underground passage.

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Bangalore, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Considered to be the second tallest church in India, it one of the tourist place to visit. .People should visit this place to offer their prayers in peace enviromant

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Bangalore, India
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Very big church I havnt seen before. And the inside view was very good. The design of the church was very good.

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