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Majestic looks

The building looks majestic and a bit imposing. The interior gives a pleasant feel as is essential... read more

Reviewed November 1, 2018
Anand G
Kochi (Cochin), India
Nice Architecture

Beautiful place with the beautiful architecture. Visited during the day before it gets crowded... read more

Reviewed October 5, 2018
Bali, Indonesia
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Nov 1, 2018
“Majestic looks”
Oct 5, 2018
“Nice Architecture ”
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Reviewed November 1, 2018

The building looks majestic and a bit imposing. The interior gives a pleasant feel as is essential for a church. Looks quite old but could not verify the history.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Anand G
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place with the beautiful architecture. Visited during the day before it gets crowded. While you in Negombo, this place is one of the icons.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Missy7785
Reviewed August 27, 2018

I'm not going to tell you that you will be visiting a gothic middle age European superb church, it's a church worth visiting because of its architectural design outside and simply because there aren't so many big churches in Sri Lanka. Try to see it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Charbel C
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Similar to Reims Cathedral in France you will find this church near the beach on San Sebastian Street. St. Sebastian is the patron saint of the city and construction started in 1936 but took 10 years to complete.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank palawanismyhome
Reviewed March 3, 2018

One of the latest additions of churches of 'Little Rome' recently constructed in the 30s-40s. The vast area caters as a school for the locals.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank MFD_1980
Reviewed February 13, 2018

Well built (to the glory of God) in the gothic style, and well maintained.I have known this area for over 60 years and have seen improvements over the years. I last visited in January 2018. St Sebastian is the patron saint of Negombo and much...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank ralphrulach
Reviewed January 7, 2018

Negombo is mostly catholic and this church is important for the community. The gardens outside are pretty, in the gardens one can see the stations of the cross with sculptures made by local artists. The gardens and the church were beautifully decorated for Christmas.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Frauke Elisabet... R
Reviewed December 17, 2017

A beautiful place with a fantastic architecture. Visited by many people daily but still very clam and quit inside

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Nicolas S
Reviewed November 10, 2017

Eerily empty when I entered the property. We had driven past but the structure and spires catches ones eye so a u turn and a good look is required. A good walk of the grounds and looking at the church from all angles shows what...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank MusesMm
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Sadly, we couldn't check the inside of the church as it was closed till 4pm ( we went there at 12PM) but this allowed us to stroll the grounds and take some awe inspiring pictures of church from the outside. it disheartened me to see...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank chari_9018
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