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Jl. Kathedral no. 7-B | Pasar Baru, Central Jakarta, Jakarta 10710, Indonesia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There is so much history in this Cathedral, once rebuilt after it was destroyed to the fact that they open their parking spaces for the Muslims who have their Mosque located in front of it during Idul Fitri. It is indeed a symbol of Jakarta,...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After visiting the big mosque, I went over to this church and was amazed by the peace in this place. Birds were singing in the church, people was quite and the toilets were super clean. I felt very calm after going in.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

Very interesting church. The ancient architecture in the central jakarta. The ambiance for this church is very quiet and good.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

I love to go to this church for Sunday mass. Not only because of the various options of mass schedule but also the ambiance. It also has a museum of the Cathedral history.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

You don't need to pay to go in. It's really like new the church. It's all wood seeling so very hot in the inside. It's nice modest compared from the European cathedral.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 10, 2019

This beautiful Church located just across the mosque and it's very good symbol of tolerance and symphony life in Indonesia.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed May 8, 2019

Jakarta’s neo-gothic Roman Catholic Cathedral stands on the north corner of Lapangan Banteng, or Banteng Square, which, during the Dutch colonial period was called Waterlooplein, or Waterloo Square in Central Jakarta. Today, the Cathedral stands right across Jakarta’s largest mosque, the Istiqlal Mosque. Indonesia’s first...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed May 2, 2019

The oldest catholic place of worship, with a interesting history. Although not very large, the Gothic style architecture is amazing and the ornate details will keep you engrossed for a while. Recommended.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 30, 2019

Strange outside to see this ancient monument with 2 modern tower Inside it is as classic as in France with paint and statue People come to see to pray to share moments with others what is funny : just in front of the mosque !!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 25, 2019

This is quite unique to see directly opposite the national mosque a large cathedral in front o it. The cathedral is big and entry is free. The interior is not as elaborate as what you would expect, but still it is very European with lots...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Kevin4179
November 25, 2018|
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Response from Imrandu | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the daily mass. But you can hire taxi. They have taxi service like Uber called Grab and GoJek.
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