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The Oldest Stone Cuurch in Negros

This 18th century cathedral is dubbed as the oldest stone church in the whole of Negros. The famous... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
Manila, Philippines
Nice cathedral

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

Reviewed July 23, 2018
Davao City, Philippines
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Perdices Street, Dumaguete City, Negros Oriental, Philippines
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really didn't get to see much as I could only see it from the street I was there on a Sunday and services were in progress.

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Reviewed August 29, 2018

This 18th century cathedral is dubbed as the oldest stone church in the whole of Negros. The famous Belfry is just beside this cathedral. Smaller in size compared to other cathedrals, this is the seat of the Diocese of the Diocese of Dumaguete. The design...More

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Reviewed July 23, 2018

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
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
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

Thank CzarEmmanuel
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

Thank josephjacques10
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.

Thank Keith A
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

Thank John T
Reviewed April 3, 2018

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

Thank Chris Jesus G
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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