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Church Street, Galle Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This church feels slightly incongruous, very traditional Anglican architecture & quite huge! The inner walls are whitewashed but in need of some repair but there is still a sense of the many years of worship which have taken place here

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You can't miss this beautiful church as it immediately gains your attention as you stroll along the street. A great reminder of the past. We are goojng back for a return visit today.

Thank LikeTraveler
Reviewed September 13, 2018

This is another Church located inside the fort. This Church is very old and was built by the Portuguese and dedicated on 21-02-1871. The exteriors are alright, but the interiors are in a bad shape. The walls are discolored, moss ridden and need to be...More

Thank StevenP3423
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We paid a short visit to this venerable old Anglican church right in the heart of Galle Fort. It is lovely on the outside but plain on the inside, a little austere, certainly not ostentatious anyway. It has beautiful old pews and a very serene...More

Thank Bozeman-Dublin
Reviewed July 17, 2018

This whole fort was build during Portuguese colony is Sri Lanka. This fort also has saved so many lives, protecting the civilian during tsunami hit in 2004. This church is beautiful, stand by the corner of one of the mysterious and calm street in Galle....More

Thank Emma A
Reviewed June 9, 2018

By the inscriptions on the grave markers you could trace the history of the area in the intermarriage of British/Dutch/Portugese and Sri Lankan. You could also see that some of the Fort Galle British Garrison were called to India and died in helping put down...More

Thank harry w
Reviewed May 14, 2018

We were able to slip inside and found this somewhat dilapidated church has a certain charm and appeal. The wood alone is of interest as are the old pews.

Thank Kirkcaldylad
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

This church is very close to the Dutch one and is also worth spending a few minutes in to look at the memorials. It seemed to open later than the Dutch church, late morning: not sure why.

Thank Whonose
Reviewed April 1, 2018

This is a largish church and it is in need of some restoration. The inside has lots of arches and some nice stained glass windows. However there are signs of damp and mild mould (especially on the internal wall on the front, right). There is...More

Thank Honisoiquimalypense
Reviewed February 16, 2018

There are lots of churches etc in the Fort area and I found this one to be the best.Gorgeous leadlight windows and well preserved architecture.Very pretty and worth the visit inside

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