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Mombasa Memorial Cathedral

Nkuruma Road, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
+254 41 2230502
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Woth a Visit

Substantial and good building with dedicated congregation. Has sound-systems and video. Good... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Martin P
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Mombasa, Kenya
The Holy Ghost Cathedral

This is the Catholic Cathedral.... it is not the Memorial Cathedral..which is Anglican and on the... read more

Reviewed May 26, 2017
Bertina K
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3 weeks ago
“Woth a Visit”
26 May 2017
“The Holy Ghost Cathedral”
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Nkuruma Road, Mombasa 80100, Kenya
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Substantial and good building with dedicated congregation. Has sound-systems and video. Good choir. Very close to Mombasa centre. Own security guards on the gate. I THINK this was originally built in Mosque-style to hide the fact it was actually Christian (dunno, do your won research)...More

Thank Martin P
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Reviewed May 26, 2017

This is the Catholic Cathedral.... it is not the Memorial Cathedral..which is Anglican and on the same street. The Holy Ghost Cathedral will be celebrating 94 years this year 2017. The first bishop to here was Eugene Butler. Since then Mombasa was made an archdiocese...More

Thank Bertina K
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Reviewed February 10, 2017

Mombasa Memorial Cathedral is an Anglican Church built during the British colonial times. It is located on the junction of Nkruma Road and Cathedral Road, a little away from Fort Jesus. The land measuring 3.1 acre was purchased in 1898 for the cathedral. It is...More

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Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

Went here and Peter was very kind, he showed us around and shared very useful info with us. Very picturesque Cathedral!!! It would only take up like 30 minutes of your time and you will be glad you did Plus what better place to pray!!!

Thank Sweet_NK
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Reviewed May 22, 2016

I had visited this church when i was small and came back now much older. The architecture and windows is beautiful! The tiles are actually from Italy... family story. But definitely a must see!

Thank Lorraine H
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Reviewed September 15, 2015

Nice place in cert of town. It's as most colonial cathedrals around the world, but worth for the historical meaning and heritage

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Reviewed September 10, 2015

Beautiful Church, well worth visiting. There are not that many "old churches" in Mombasa, and I guess by European standards this Cathedral isn't very old at all. But it has a lovely atmosphere, and I very much enjoyed my visit there.

Thank DrVjWalden
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Reviewed August 12, 2015

I grew up going to this church, at almost the center of Mombasa this place is well known to all and is full of memories great retreat not only to Catholics but spending some reflection time

Thank Benardict A
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