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Peaceful haven

It’s worth a few minutes of rest and thoughts in this quiet and peaceful haven. Adjacent to the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Derek_Lavill
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Halesowen, United Kingdom
Beautiful Colonial style structure

The Church is located very close to the Temple of Sacred Tooth Relic. Externally, the Church... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
ShvRm_Traveller
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Goa, India
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Reviewed 6 days ago

No great beauty, but lots of history and a peaceful retreat right next to the bustling temple. Built mid nineteenth century

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It’s worth a few minutes of rest and thoughts in this quiet and peaceful haven. Adjacent to the palace and lake...

Thank Derek_Lavill
Reviewed 28 October 2018

The Church is located very close to the Temple of Sacred Tooth Relic. Externally, the Church appears to be a bare brick structure, exhibiting a colonial style of architecture. It is simple but imposing building with an impressive and tall Bell Tower which also houses...More

Thank ShvRm_Traveller
Reviewed 4 October 2018

St Pauls Church is a quiet place of serenity - with its heritage architecture, beautiful stained glass window with such a history and pews that look locked in time, the Church is a wonderful place to spend a quiet minute or two amidst the hustle...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2018

The outer structure is really imposing and the interior stained glass windows are breathtaking. The whole place is very cleanly maintained, by the committee of the Church. This Church is 175 years old and on the occasion they had a commemoration festival. The pipe organ...More

Thank StevenP3423
Reviewed 29 August 2018

visited in Jan 2017 - a Anglican church which seems kind of Gothic and dense located on a busy street. It has an ancient organ chamber with the pipes but would have loved to hear it function, as per the care taker it is still...More

Thank Samantha M
Reviewed 24 August 2018

it wasn’t on our plan to visit this church, as we just passing it before reaching coffee bar which located just in front of the church, west of the Temple of the Tooth. the sign World Heritage City attracts our attention. this Anglican church was...More

Thank Wilwa_Tikta
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

This is one of the old churches here.A beautiful church inside and outside. The church is well maintained.

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

In 1825 the Bishop of Calcutta, Reginald Heber, visited Kandy with the Governor of Ceylon, Edward Barnes, to preach and conduct a confirmation service. He noted that the church services where being held in the former King of Kandy's Audience Hall, a location he associated...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018

Yes, it was a lovely short visit. The church has nice photogenic stained glass windows and a very old organ. The church is 125 years old and is situated next to the Tooth Temple where you have to cover yourself and pay a hefty entrance...More

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