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Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral

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Address: Cebu City, Philippines
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A house of prayer

One of the biggest church in Cebu. It showcase the Christianity of the Filipinos here. Our culture goes together with faith.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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Cebu City, Philippines
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Cebu City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of the biggest church in Cebu. It showcase the Christianity of the Filipinos here. Our culture goes together with faith.

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Kawit, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cathedral is actually an alley away from the Basilica Minore de Sto Nino. It is more modern, but has classically designed items inside. Was able to attend an afternoon mass here.

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Cebu City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting the Church at around 6pm, give its visitors a scenic view. The lights sorrounding the church add beauty to its lovely and classic architecture. The Cathedral houses the second oldest bell in the Philippines. The park in front of the Cathedral makes the entire area a very good place for worship, family bonding and relaxation. It is one of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Beautiful place to observe, take photos and listen to the cathedral choral singing. Located in historical centre of Cebu city what makes it easy for travellers to attend this Cathedral.

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Cebu City, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

One of the oldest church in Cebu City. Even though the Cathedral has several improvement, but still they preserved the historical design of the church.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Went here to attend the mass. More new compared to Santo Nino Shrine. A lot of statues of different saints in every foundation of the church. Mother Mary small room immediately on your right upon entry.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

The Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral is also known as the Metropolitan Cathedral of the Most Holy Name of Jesus and St. Vitales. The architecture of the church is typical of Spanish colonial. When the Spaniards landed in Cebu, this was one of the first churches in the Philippines (besides the Basilica del Santo Niño) to be built in 1565 by Miguel... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

This is another pilgrimage stop. This is adjacent to the Basilica of Senor Sto. Nino and Magellan's Cross.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

For me this is the best Architecture at the Downtown, it is visible from the road side and eyes catching... This Catedral is all covered with white color, make it looks more holy and sacral place. the bell tower will rings sometimes,

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

art work ceiling and feel history and amabiance everyting is good spend sometime there feel the spirit

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