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Jl. Kathedral no. 7-B | Pasar Baru, Central Jakarta, Jakarta 10710, Indonesia
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All reviews neo gothic style sunday mass birds flying virgin mary pipe organ stained glass istiqlal mosque religious tolerance old church beautiful architecture located right side by side worth a visit national monument nice place catholic choir
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice colonial remnants.. peaceful and cool inside.. extravaganza architectural design... a place you must visit when in Jakarta for sure

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lukas111111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Magnificent structure, awestruck by its archtecture, decor and lighting in the evening You can see this from a distance while travelling around in the Central areas

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Raj0608
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Is the Cathedral really the first thing to see in 90 Muslim country? On what criteria the “Things To Do” list is made? I dont see the national monument Istiqlal Mosque in first 10 even...

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank coolhector
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very pretty church. Neo Gothic with some Indonesian flavor. A must see for Catholics and still good for all others interested in history and architecture.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Z6667AndrewSaldanha
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Right near the Istiqlal Mosque is this cathedral with new steel-work steeples on a much older base. Nice courtyard, brightly decorated inside, they were preparing for Christmas with a gaudy nativity scene outside. Free.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 17 December 2018

Located in the city centre Jakarta Cathedral is definitely worth a visit. I took the free city tour bus from the centre of the city and it was here that there was one of the stops. I got down the bus and paid a visit....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sachin0408
Reviewed 14 December 2018

It is ironically just across from Istiqal temple...and the Mother Mary has been adapted to incorporate Indonesian culture, heritage, and color -its an incredible blend of culture and religion. The building is l70 years old!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Ej2sweet
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth a visit whilst you are in Jakarta. When I visited there were very few tourists (a recurring theme for Jakarta now that I think about it.) There were several worshippers praying silently and overall it made for a very peaceful experience. It is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank df86
Reviewed 11 December 2018

It is a nice thing to see a beautiful cathedral near a huge mosque. It shows the religious harmony, the city has. The cathdral looks more beautiful in the evening.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jacky_Bhagat
Reviewed 10 December 2018

A visit to the Cathedral should be on your list. The site and building are pleasant but not exceptional. Jakarta has a dearth of tourist sites so you will inevitably find yourself at the Cathedral.

Date of experience: November 2018
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26 November 2018|
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Response from Imrandu | Reviewed this property |
I don't know about the daily mass. But you can hire taxi. They have taxi service like Uber called Grab and GoJek.
27 August 2018|
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Response from Ramesh S | Reviewed this property |
Over 10 million as of 2016
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26 August 2018|
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Response from MaricorDG | Reviewed this property |
Yes, the Cathedral has an English mass, we attended one. I just can't remember the specific time.