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St Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral

Perdices Street, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
2254649
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Nice cathedral

The famous cathedral in Dumaguete. The facade is nice and the interior of the church is also nice... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
drialexie
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Davao City, Philippines
An Old but Modern-Looking Church

As a catholic, visiting a city's main cathedral or church is a must-do for me and St. Catherine of... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2018
Anthony A
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Quezon City
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Perdices Street, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The famous cathedral in Dumaguete. The facade is nice and the interior of the church is also nice. This is beside the famous Belfry.

Thank drialexie
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Reviewed July 6, 2018

As a catholic, visiting a city's main cathedral or church is a must-do for me and St. Catherine of Alexandria Cathedral did not disappoint. The church has a beautiful facade that appears to have been renovated recently as the concrete still looks fairly new. The...More

Thank Anthony A
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

This church, dedicated to St. Catherine of Alexandria, is reputed as oldest stone church in Negros. Its original structure dates back to 1754-1776, but it was reconstructed in 1885 and the facade was added only in 1936. It is located in center of Dumaguete City....More

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Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

I have attended every visit to Dumaguete the service is wonderful and always busy on Sundays I sometimes go during the week it's so peaceful and I enjoy just sitting on Sundays the choir is beautifull and it is so nice to see all the...More

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Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

If you are in the area check out the inside of this church. It is a massive and very nice. There are enormous fans on the ceiling, the latest you’ll ever see that keep a nice breeze in there.

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Reviewed April 19, 2018

The Cathedral Church of Dumaguete in the Philippines describes itself as the “Oldest Stone Church in Negros”. The church was originally built in 1754 to 1776. It was reconstructed in 1885 and the present facade was extended in 1936. In several places you can see...More

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Reviewed April 3, 2018

Beautiful place of worship in the heart of Dumaguete City; a big cathedral and spacious for mass attendees.

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Reviewed March 25, 2018

A well-preserved century old church with profound history. We lit candles and said our prayers and purchase some items as well.

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Reviewed February 25, 2018

We just happened to be there when they were putting a fresh coat of paint on the inside of the church. It was truly amazing how well preserved the beautiful church is.

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Reviewed January 17, 2018

The Filipino people enter this 'sanctuary', touch the feet of 'saints,' bow to statues, say a rosary or two, light a candle at the feet of another saint, bow at the steps of the altar, and otherwise act most deferentially in what is taken for...More

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