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Address: Mysore, India
Phone Number: 9845249207
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St. Philomens Church - Best Architecture

Twin towers of church are best to see. Peaceful place. should spend some time here in this church and see it from inside.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

Beautiful Gothic structure , do visit the underground burial. the 9 am mass on a Sunday is in English The choir plays from right on top they have a bird's eye view of the Priest celebrating the Mass.

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Mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

Twin towers of church are best to see. Peaceful place. should spend some time here in this church and see it from inside.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

A sight to watch this church with its strong historical background is such a peaceful place to visit...

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Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 NEW

This Church is a must see in Mysore even if you are not a Christian for its beautiful architecture. Gives one so much of peace to just sit and meditate for a few minutes. Magnificent church !

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Traralgon, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

We were a bit surprised to see this Church of Neo Gothic architecture in Mysore. Very impressive twin spires of 175 feet in height apparently inspired by the Cologne Cathedral in Germany.History says that a church was built on this site way back in 1843 by the Wodeyar Maharaja. His descendant the Maharaja of Mysore in 1933 was instrumental in... More 

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Hosur, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Good Maintenance. Clear communication about mass timings. Good parking facitlity. Nothing to say on dislikes.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

It looks like any regular Roman catholic church, though the architecture is impressive tall structure.

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Thiruvalla, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

This church is supposedly built by the Maharaj of Mysore.an example of social equality. A beautiful structure a must see place

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

it is a good place to be. but it was under construction as they were doing all the exterior work and painting.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Nice church to visit if your Christian or non. Visited multiple times. Good design and architecture. located in heart of city within a km from central bus stand.

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