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St. Mary's Cathedral

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Jalan Raja, Kuala Lumpur 50050, Malaysia
+60 3-2692 8672
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“old church” (2 reviews)
“gothic style” (2 reviews)
Jalan Raja, Kuala Lumpur 50050, Malaysia
+60 3-2692 8672
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Reviewed 12 March 2016

The Cathedral has a simple design it is light and set in an area of KL which is open and green and has a very peaceful atmosphere a great place to worship. It provided a refuge for us from the searing heat.

Thank Roy f
Reviewed 3 March 2016

When you're visiting Merdeka Square, take a look at this church. It's a small but beautiful British building.

Thank Beatrice_Ayu
Reviewed 15 February 2016

It's small. The walls are filled with [in memory of ...] The glass windows are less than average. Lots of pamphlets.

Thank Soha-Eldeeb
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Dating back to colonial days of the 19th century, this Anglican Cathedral is an active worshipping community which welcomes visitors. There are many busy and seemingly thriving annexes to the main worshipping church, which is spiritually quiet and offers a chance to reflect and pray....More

Thank Peter3152
Reviewed 24 November 2015

more a gentlemen club than church or I just could not find it. not sure, the heat was also killing me so did not really look further

Thank Matthijs K
Reviewed 10 November 2015

It was nice to visit this church. Exterior and interior are as one would expect. The entrance and all those aluminium and glass doors are kind of strange although.

Thank Damir_Ritosa
Reviewed 9 September 2015

If you are visiting Merdeka Square, you can pop into this quaint little colonial cathedral. It's a beautiful building and like taking a step back in time. When I visited, I think they were preparing for a wedding, the decorations were gorgeous. It won't take...More

Thank 755lucky22
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Worth popping into during your visit to Merdeka Square just to see another typically British building in an Asian context.

Thank Caverkat
Reviewed 22 August 2015

have fond memories from living in KL so loved being back, retracing steps and memories from the past plus of course seeing very good friends

Thank 319jennyt
Reviewed 14 August 2015

This a late (1894) British Colonial Cathedral in a Neo-Gothic style, It is attractive and has had some additions and not entirely successful renovations. Set in an area in the historic centre of town close to a number of important Colonial and Malaysian historic buildings.

Thank DohaInternational
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