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The Parish of St Michael and All Angels

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Jalan Puncak, Sandakan 90000, Malaysia
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history of all stone building made of granite

This church really have the history of being the first all stone building made of granite... It's... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
Peiee
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Impressive - On The Outside

We know this is the oldest stone church in Sabah and it has an interesting story behind the... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2018
Tigerlily5001
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Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
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Jalan Puncak, Sandakan 90000, Malaysia
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"beautiful church"
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"oldest church"
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"stone building"
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"pay admission"
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"beautiful stained glass"
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"secondary school"
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"person in charge"
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"pre war"
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"heritage trail"
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"english tea house"
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Reviewed 10 March 2018

This church really have the history of being the first all stone building made of granite... It's really beautiful, beautiful stained glass window especially when lights are shining through, it gives you a scene of serene & calmness when you stared at the frame

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

We know this is the oldest stone church in Sabah and it has an interesting story behind the construction. Seeing the church from the outside gave me goosebumps - it is historical, and beautiful. We opened the doors and found out it was locked. We...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

There is really not much to be impressed by, just an average church like many others all over the World. Yes, it might be one of the oldest Christian structures in Borneo, but it shouldn't make you pay 10RM to enter and see an empty...More

Thank Marek J
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Pre-war solid rock building. Secured and peacefully stand on hill top. The way up is to reach the god however, when you come down the hill you will see "SIN GARDEN". Hahaha! Watch out on that!

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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

St. Michael's and All Angels Church or for short St. Michael is an Anglican church is the oldest stone church in Sabah. The impetus for the construction of the church dates back to the clergyman William Henry Elton, who is also known as the founder of St. Michael's Secondary School, located...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

If you are visiting the church itself, that's a different story but if you're going to see the oldest church here, then once you see it, you'll move on. The place is next to a school and next to St Mary's. So after walking around...More

Thank Goochmaster
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Reviewed 8 June 2017

What a lovely old well kept church. We didn't go inside but the outside is impressive. Lovely stained glass windows

Thank Sue M
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

this church was built in 1888. upon the very beautiful Elton hill. there were 4 schools up there but now the schools have been relocated. it is very quite and cooling in the church. surrounding areas are full of trees and you cannot hear the...More

Thank mathews k
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

This goes hand in hand with the Sandakan Memorial The lead lighting is something to see Don't go on a sunday as it's not open

Thank Eric & Siglinde C
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Reviewed 11 May 2017

Firstwe go around the church and we though as like most all over the world it is free to go inside. We find the small store just near and needed to pay 10 RMG for entrance. It is ok but then nothing more

Thank kmittag
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