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Address: Plaza Miranda & Quezon Blvd. | Quiapo, Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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+63 2 733 4945
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Nice church

Went during Sunday service and the church was very crowded to maximum capacity. Many vendors around and a market just in front. wonderful place to visit.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Roberto Q

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Metro Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Must visit church for travelers in Manila. Its crowded most of the times in the evening, foreigners be careful with your bags, cameras, wallets etc...lots of kids around the area who can snatch your valuables and run. apart from that, if you are with a localite, it is advisable. Basically, Quiapo is slightly dangerous even for locals after 7pm.

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New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for the feast of the Black Nazarene, to witness the faith of those who believe. The church is a Minor Basilica inspired by Hispanic, American and Filipino design, the church is not as big o grand as other Roman Catholic Churches in the world but the faith of a devotee is bigger than the flood of crowd... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

That's a very crowded church in all times of the days I heard much more during Fridays fir most of the devotees are sending requests and prayers to Jesus of Nazareth they call it Apo Nazareno. This is known as a Miraculous Church for Filipinos and even to foreign people who visited the church. It's very inspiring and uplifting when... More 

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Crown Point, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While in Manila, I made sure that I had time to visit with an old friend; Quiapo Catholic Church, officially known as The Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene. Quiapo Church is one of the most iconic structures in the whole of Manila. It has been around for centuries and is home to miracles. If you aren't the religious type,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went during Sunday service and the church was very crowded to maximum capacity. Many vendors around and a market just in front. wonderful place to visit.

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Thank Roberto Q
Manila, Philippines
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The area surrounding the Church is so unpleasant with many unruly vendors, tricycles, parked cars, etc.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

I wanted to hear mass at this church on. Friday and I didn't realize it is crowded during novena Fridays. I wasn't even able to go to see the black Nazarene because the line up was crazy plus the fact that it rained the day before so the streets outside the church was really muddy. If u want to make... More 

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Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

It was amazing to see THOUSANDS at a mid week mid afternoon service on a Friday!! Unbelievable to see so many people attending mass. That said, if you want to see the church I think Friday is best avoided. It is famous for the Black Nazareen cross which goes on an annual procession in January. There is a lot is... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

I'm not a fan of being a devotee but here at the shrine of the black nazarene....I felt the calmness and inner peace Im looking for. really have that holy presence at your side..just believe with him....just be careful with your belongings..=)

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

This Church, dedicated to the "Mahal na Poong Hesus Nazareno", is the MOST visited Roman Catholic Church in the whole Philippines, especially on Fridays -- which is popularly and fondly called "Araw ng Hesus Nazareno sa Quiapo" (Day of the Beloved Jesus of Nazareth in Manila's Quiapo District). The present architectural design resulted from the expansion to accommodate more and... More 

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