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Main Street, Negombo 22100, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

The place was calm and serene. Beautiful architecture and wall paintings. Didn't attend any service but bought some articles at the nearby shop

Thank Marcielle D
Reviewed 29 August 2018

it s nice to pass by and pray, it s normal church, i passed on sunday it was full of local people. it s on the main street.

Thank Georgico2013
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Its a nice church and because it's a Christian town the church means a lot to locals but there's nothing of particular note. The ceiling murals are bright and tawdry. Nice light. Beggars congregate outside

Thank the_finchley_lees
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

A beautiful peice of architecture and great to add to a walk along the main beachfront road in Negombo. Walking this stretch of road is safe and happy and a lovely insight into life Negombo.

Thank Kezbil
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Place was not too clean . Had sands in floor. Too hot with sunshine. May god bless the place .. a carm place and mass was very good

Thank georgekC6175WB
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Was built in the 12th century, probably between 1130-1170. Magnificent beautiful inventory. Needs an entry fee of 50 kr.

Thank GAN L
Reviewed 6 May 2018

lovely church very peaceful and not overly ornate , we did look to buy candles but didn't see anywhere , however left a donation instead -good place to visit to reflect

Thank cnomis
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Churches have something special about them. So quite yet so mesmerizing. I loved the spirituality here. If you are a religious person a nice place to visit and spend some time.

Thank SyedKaukab
Reviewed 29 April 2018

A lovely building and well worth a visit, felt very humble as I went inside a great sense of peace in this church.

Thank TammywBoston
Reviewed 19 April 2018

This is a great mind soothing when you run busily in the middle of the town of Negombo. The main attraction in this church is the holy Eucharistic adoration church which is located in the same place. Also the photo of the holy face of...More

Thank shenaliranga
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