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Manila Cathedral

Cabildo cor Beaterio | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
632 5273093
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Former Philippine archbishops are buried in a crypt under the altar of this majestic cathedral, whose 1951 completion commemorated the the five versions that came before it.
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  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Cabildo cor Beaterio | Intramuros, Manila, Luzon 1002, Philippines
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Reviewed yesterday

Another relic of the passage to the discovery of the new world .... Justify the view! Your interior needs some updating, such as air conditioning and television screens, but its exterior maintains its own style!

Thank filipe244
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had the opportunity to attend a Holy Mass in this church. There's a chismis that most of the wedding happened here, the couples ended separating.

Thank apriljoyfiel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

As cathedrals go, this one is modest.Two facts of interest strike the visitor. The first one is the present cathedral is the eighth one on the site, earthquakes the leading cause of destruction. The second one is the rule no building in the area could...More

Thank Terry M
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited Manila Cathedral today. As ever I'm impressed by this modernist architectural place of worship. Impressive with its high ceiling, long nave and beautiful stained glass windows one can feel those who built it inspired by belief and determination. Many of the windows are depictions...More

Thank Nigel G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love it but i can say it was a bit dark inside. We took a photo outside and it was great. If you want to pray silently i recommend this cathedral. I rode a kalesa but it was a bit pricey...

Thank Amelia S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited this as part of a Kalesa (horse carriage) tour. I've visited this church several times in the past, but never really to admire it. It's usually weddings or tours where I was there for the company of friends/family and not the tourist attractions....More

Thank patlv23
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Air-conditioned church in manila. Beautiful architecture,huge church . I even had a chance of witnessing a catholic marriage .A must see place.

Thank anshumohanty
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rebuilt several times after several disasters over many centuries the Cathedral can be found in the old town not far from Rizal Park.

Thank Nichola C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I traveled to the Philippines. The first place we decided to see was Manila since it's the capital. I truly loved my tour around the city. This nice church was quite beautiful. As a retired history teacher, I enjoyed seeing how well...More

Thank Pernel W
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Experience a FREE exhibit that showcases the RESILIENCE of the Filipino race and the BOND they share with GOD.... that no fire .... no earthquake ... no war ..... not even death could hamper the ever rising of their Mother Cathedral! Dear tourists your Manila...More

Thank EXANSY
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just like any part of the world. incidents like this happen and much worst. what happen is an isolated case, it is still safe to travel in metro manila so to speak.
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