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Saw in passing

Very nice architecture, unfortunately it was obstructed by powerlines trying to take nice photos... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Batangas City, Philippines
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Century Old Church in Bacolod City, Negros Occidental

This Century Old Roman Catholic Church in Bacolod City symbolizes the Spanish Era as a Capital City... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
Bacolod, Philippines
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Rizal Street, Bacolod, Negros Occidental, Philippines
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice architecture, unfortunately it was obstructed by powerlines trying to take nice photos from the front. At night it really looked quite nice though.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jim_Daniels87
Reviewed 1 week ago

Built in the heart of the City, timeless beauty of century old place will bring you warmth. The ever beautiful San Sebastian Cathedral

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jhanne m
Reviewed 1 week ago

Church is next to main park in city center. I didn't go inside, so I can't tell you how it looked on inside.

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

Bis Cathedral is a good example of the many beautiful churches they have in the Philippines. Not being an expert in all the nitty gritty details of churches this seems to be similar to many other churches I’ve seen in the Philippines though.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank martinfR7401BY
Reviewed 23 January 2019

Before embarking on our second day tour of Bacolod and outlying tourist spots, and being devout Catholics, we have to fulfill our Sunday obligation to our God, and to pray for a safe travel and the success of our vacation. The centuries old church has...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Gerry C
Reviewed 15 January 2019

This Century Old Roman Catholic Church in Bacolod City symbolizes the Spanish Era as a Capital City in Negros Occidental, Philippines. Symbolizes a Seat in a Spanish Control Local Government during its period where the Head of the Church & Government is one controlling the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

A stop over in religious site like San Sebastian Church is a great experience. It is such a beautiful place.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank geofff534
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

This old church is near bacolod public plaza with mass of christians, esp. sunday but it's normally busy with prayers. There are also beggars sitting asking for small money at the entrance but they are not aggreesyve. When entering the main building, I feels calmness,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018

The church was old but still maintained it's magnificence. There is a feeling of solemnity when one enters the church. I admired the interior of the church as much as I admired it's facade. I love everything in it. It's worth the visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank cinnamon_kiss
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Typical church with not so special features. Although if youre on your way to the SM Mall and the port you can pass by here if you have time to spare.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank jakkkoi
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Bob M
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Response from rickyrose | Reviewed this property |
Sundays: 5:00 am to 10:00 am and 2:30 pm to 7:30 pm every hour. M to F: 6 am, 7 am, 12:15 pm, 5:15 pm and 6 pm. Sat: 6 am 7 am and 6 pm
Haeja F
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Response from missuspiggy | Reviewed this property |
Church is open, but during non-mass timings, you can access through a side door.