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Armenian Church

60 Hill Street Armenian Church, Singapore 179366, Singapore
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Take a walk in the lush gardens of the Armenian Church before entering the church and admire the exterior architecture. Breathing history and rich heritage the Armenian Church of St. Gregory the Illuminator is the oldest Church of Singapore and is a gazetted National Monument.
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60 Hill Street Armenian Church, Singapore 179366, Singapore
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

The pioneers of this Church were right to choose Singapore and even this exact location,Most of all it seems Singapore is built around this Church.Anyone knows how to reach city hall and the Philately centre.So right in the middle of the city is the Armenian...More

Thank butterflypostage
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

The sculptures are beautiful. This small open air church looks like time pasted it my. It's beautiful, while I was there a lady was playing the piano. It was nice.

Thank G L
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

The statues and art work in the area around the church is remarkable. The simplicity of the house of worship is amazing. A true Jem of a church.

Thank G L
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Great architecture and a church from Singapores colonial past Prestine white and looks illuminated at night

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 27 March 2017

No matter what your religion is, or even none at all, I recommend a visit to the church if you are walking past - either for a few minutes of peace and quiet, or to learn about the history of Armenians in Singapore. (And it...More

Thank Anna R
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

This church is hidden among the other buildings nearby but is so beautiful.It has a small Chappel and surrounding garden has some statues and sculptures to look at.

Thank Priyanka S
Reviewed 16 November 2016

What a joy to see it, to be inside, to walk at the garden and talk to local Armenians about its history!

Thank nkaramya
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This is the second time I have just dropped into this church as a tourist on my way somewhere else and I recommend to do the same if you are passing by. It is so peaceful. I love the statutes around the church which just...More

1  Thank L H
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Nestled among the modern buildings, this small white spired church is worth a look if you're nearby, as it not only stands as a testimony to the Armenians who built it and worshiped here, but also to their faithful devotion.

Thank JonathanSymonds
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Built in 1835 this is the oldest church in Singapore. It is a delightful quiet church with quaint architecture - being an essentially round building. Many of the inscriptions are in Armenian. There is a photograph of Lee Kwan Yu visiting the church on display...More

Thank Nigel G
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