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Address: Mysore, India
Phone Number: 9845249207
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7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Awesome Architecture

We had stopped here only for 15 min as we found the exterior church architecture as very beautiful. It is a calm place and is open till 5 in the evening. Just before the central... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
VivekPilania
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW

We had stopped here only for 15 min as we found the exterior church architecture as very beautiful. It is a calm place and is open till 5 in the evening. Just before the central statue ,there are stairs to a small room below. A must visit.

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Lucknow, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 NEW

Its supposed to be one of the oldest churches in India,approx. 200 years old..so that's a lot of history...The architecture of the church,what stares you in the face,the moment you enter the premises is grand,daunting,beautiful and elegant in equal measures.... Once you enter inside the church the atmosphere is very soothing(obviously:)) and the best part is a short underground tunnel,which... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Do visit this place if you happen to trip Mysore. great exteriors. When I visited last there was some maintenance work going on. Overall, a nice and calm place.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Ancient church, awesome architecture... Needs urgent maintenance. Calm and quiet atmosphere. Loved It. St. Philomena... Pray For Us.. Amen

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Just such an amazing church with the most awesome exteriors, high, needle-like steeples, and a real atmosphere. HAs a tremendous secular provenance. There used to be a small church on the same spot built in the 19th C. When the capital of the kingdom shifted from Sriranapatna to Mysore the number of Christians grew and so the then Maharaja laid... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Great visit, the Church is definitely lacking funds as seen by its' upkeep (or lack of) but beautiful church and amazing history!

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Kottayam, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Located within the city premises this is a big church worth spending a few minutes... The renovations are in place when I visited however this did not hamper anything... The church is nice with an underground section and passage.. There are handicraft shops around the church that might rip you off so be alert....

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

This is a huge church. It dwarfs the pretty green mosque that sprouts nearby. I wonder why it's not allowed to take pictures inside. You need about 15 minutes to reach it from the Bus Stand. Hundred of white uniformed children were exercising military-style in its courtyard when I was there. An impressive display of discipline, I must say.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

the church is very big.. I never see that much big church any where. this place also we can see once.

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

On the day trip in Mysore, this church was included as a to visit place. Its a nice church with nice architecture. Its quite peaceful inside as I would believe all church would be. You will find many shops around the church, do not buy anything from them. Their items are overpriced.

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