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Main Street, Negombo 22100, Sri Lanka
+94 31 2 222128
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Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Well , negombo being the first town to have been colonized by the Portuguese , here are so many gorgeous churches and a high catholic community. St Mary s church is a must and you can pray on the small adjacent chapel in case it...More

Thank 625marinette
Reviewed 15 April 2018

We visited St. Mary's church, we attended to the mass. Very nice and many people comes to church on Sunday mass.

Thank Seppo H
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed in negombo and even you walk past a church you always take a look at it. For me it was not impressive. Maybe you will like te inside and the paintings.

Thank Alexenanna
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Negombo is a Catholic city and there are no shortages of churches and shrines throughout the city. One of the most important and biggest is St. Mary's Church, but ir took almost 50 years to complete the building (1874-1922). It is the towns famous landmark...More

Thank palawanismyhome
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Currently being renovated inside and hoping for a new roof this lovely old church held services on Good Friday that welcomed outsiders. Stations of the cross at 10 am and then after Mass at 2 there were locals serving cool drinks ( sweet cold milk...More

Thank VirginiaRoss
Reviewed 24 March 2018

Big church in Negombo with nice painting. The church situated in middle of Negombo town. Very peaceful.

Thank peter1winsen
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The St. Mary's Church is build by Dutch time in Sri Lanka, In Negombo More Catholic People living area in Sri Lanka. Its More beautiful holy place to visit. There are have more churches like this. if your going to visit this please remember wearing...More

Thank williamg198406
Reviewed 17 March 2018

The art work in the church has all been painted by one man, a Buddhist who is married to a Catholic. Go figure

Thank 2walkabout
Reviewed 13 March 2018

This church is in front of Myanmar Times at Central Yangon. There is 8 am English mass in this church though we are not able to hear the mass. We drop here to pray and take pictures.

Thank ms_gorgeous_eva
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Recently had the opportunity to view the interior and learn about its history. An interesting church with tasteful paintings.

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