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St. Mary's Cathedral

Jalan Raja, Kuala Lumpur 50050, Malaysia
+60 3-2692 8672
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“merdeka square” (21 reviews)
“old church” (3 reviews)
“gothic style” (2 reviews)
Jalan Raja, Kuala Lumpur 50050, Malaysia
Jalan Raja, Kuala Lumpur 50050, Malaysia
+60 3-2692 8672
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

St Mary’s Cathedral is one of the main centers of the British colonial community and fortunately survived all of the different transitions in colonial powers. You can still see the old hitching posts when horses were the main form of transport, the old foundation stone,...More

Thank loveDCA
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

This is an old church (about 123 years old) located next to merdeka square. Old architecture building still attracting people coming to pray every sunday & held their wedding here

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 13 August 2017

This church stands as a landmark in Kuala Lumpur next to the Merdeka Square. It is an Anglican Church and I had last visited here almost 20 years ago. It's good to see that the church is thriving - not just the building but the...More

Thank Manickjg
Reviewed 22 June 2017

KL's main cathedral, and a historic building, gets packed at Christmas and Easter, and can be visited in the day

Thank happysheepChina
Reviewed 2 May 2017

This is the largest andglican church in KL and is one of the oldest. The architect was A. Norman and was built in the 19th century. The congregation are very welcoming and the choir is very good. There are services midweek too. Some really interesting...More

Thank donnison44
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Very nice and old church. Go early for better seats in front. Choir excellent. Aircon nice and cool too. Walking distance from Masjid Jamek Station.

Thank Orange3J
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Corner of heaven in the bustling city, tranquil and peaceful inside, take time to rest and think about life.

Thank johnhp702
Reviewed 31 January 2017

St Mary's Cathedral is 1 of the classical structures built by the British that you can find within the historical area of Merdeka Square. This Anglican church was designed by British architect, A.C. Norman and it incorporates an early English Gothic style into its architecture....More

Thank harrymikael80
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Located at the head of the cricket field, St Mary's provides an insight of the past. Modest inside compared with some churches, but enough interest to spend half an hour. The church appears to have been extended at some time but this is seamless inside.

Thank PeterLanky
Reviewed 20 January 2017

St. Mary's is an interesting building in terms of architecture and acoustics and the recently restored historic organ is an amazing piece of work from colonial times. You don't need to be Anglican or even Protestant to enjoy attending and giving the history of the...More

Thank Robert d
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