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The Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians - One of the most beautiful Churches in Shillong

The Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians is an old Cathedral (it was built over 50 years ago) in... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Arghya D
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Siliguri, India
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This is one of the main attractions in Shillong town and you will be amazed by the beautiful... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
TamalikaM2
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| Lachumiere, Shillong 793003, India
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very big cathedral with a huge prayer hall on the upper floor. The interior is also very beautiful. Worth visiting.

Thank Yagnesh T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One can come here anytime of the day (specially in the evening before 5pm). It is on the main road and has parking area as well. Come and sit here to avoid chaos in the city

Thank HOMPRS
Reviewed September 12, 2018

No matter what religion you follow or not, this place will bring peace to your mind. The interior of the church is simply wonderful. Very nice place to be at if you wanna spend some time in peace while not doing much.

Thank Eery M
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Once in Shillong must visit the Cathedral Mary Help of Christian. Best time is to visit third week of December before Christmas.

Thank gordon l
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

If you visit Shillong, no matter which religion you are from, you should visit it. All can access inside but no photography inside. You need to keep silence also. Outside you can take photos. There is a school adjacent to the church. Feels heavenly when...More

Thank Tasauf
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians is an old Cathedral (it was built over 50 years ago) in Shillong. It is a distinct blue colored beautiful cathedral with well decorated courtyard of very calm and soothing environment. This Church is one of the main...More

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Reviewed August 15, 2018

The approach road from the main road if not via car can be difficult for senior citizens as the steps are a long climb. Once you get to it, great place with lots of history

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Reviewed August 1, 2018

This is one of the main attractions in Shillong town and you will be amazed by the beautiful structure and large campus. The place is calm and serene - do spend some time here.

Thank TamalikaM2
Reviewed July 30, 2018

Very picturesque and serene place. Though it is a place of worship for Christians, but people of other faiths can also visit.

Thank KaranPais
Reviewed July 7, 2018

The church is one of the oldest in Shillong. Its history is mentioned in the Don Bosco museum if one is interested to know. It’s quite interesting. Do visit this church if in Shillong. You’ll love the panoramic view of this large compound. The Loreto...More

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