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San Pedro Cathedral

San Pedro Street, Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines
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An amazing shape

You will be fortunate to ever see a cathedral shaped as this is. Located opposite the Davao City... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
travelbug47london
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London
A Unique Architectural Style

This is a most unusually designed cathedral - indeed when I first saw it I thought I must have been... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2017
Nigel G
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Singapore
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This Colonial cathedral dates back to 1847.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good37%
  • Average32%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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San Pedro Street, Davao City, Mindanao, Philippines
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

You will be fortunate to ever see a cathedral shaped as this is. Located opposite the Davao City Hall and at the end of San Pedro Street it is easily found. If you are a Christian it is good to coincide with an English Mass...More

Thank travelbug47london
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

This is a most unusually designed cathedral - indeed when I first saw it I thought I must have been in the wrong place. Modernistic design, and I'm told it incorporates Islamic features. Broad open style nave with pedestal altar and bishops throne on the...More

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I used to stay here nearby this place so whenever i get free time i just go here walk by. usually you can get crowd nearby the place and there is a market too so you can enjoy nice view around the centre. its like...More

Thank tailor1989
Reviewed 13 April 2017

One of the oldest cathedral in davao city. this is were my younger got baptized. old structure but unique in design a must visit when in davao city

Thank Jonathan Christ... B
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This church has been around for ages. It's definitely worth visiting if you are in to touring historical sites.

Thank jedainz
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Best place of worship in the heart of Davao city on San Pedro.Going with family & friends.Can go by Zeep and well connected wholeover the city.

1  Thank bhsceo
Reviewed 28 January 2017

This is an unattractive concrete brutalist style building. I did not find it to be one of the more beautiful Filipino or indeed worldwide Cathedrals, even though I am Catholic. Even the altar was relatively bare.

Thank Victorianlad
Reviewed 20 January 2017

It's a simple cathedral but for a Catholic like me it's a must-see so I can pay homage to our GOD for giving us the opportunity to visit Davao. From City Hall we just crossed the street to go to San Pedro Cathedral. Then we...More

Thank evol68
Reviewed 2 December 2016

The cathedral hasn't changed much, except for the altar (which is not distinguishable from new and ornate altars churches have been acquiring in recent decades) since I last visited it in the 1990s. There are a lot to be improved in the cathedral in terms...More

Thank STCast25
Reviewed 20 November 2016

At the center of town, right across City Hall, this Catholic Church is a monument of the piety and devotion of Davaoenos.

Thank Carmina E
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