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St. Mary's Church

Main Street, Negombo 22100, Sri Lanka
+94 31 2 222128
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Few seconds to God in the middle of Negombo town

This is a great mind soothing when you run busily in the middle of the town of Negombo. The main... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shenal I
Portuguese heritage church

Well , negombo being the first town to have been colonized by the Portuguese , here are so many... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Main Street, Negombo 22100, Sri Lanka
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+94 31 2 222128
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"holy place"
in 6 reviews
"roman catholic"
in 6 reviews
"walls and ceiling"
in 5 reviews
"high ceilings"
in 5 reviews
"nice paintings"
in 5 reviews
"english mass"
in 3 reviews
"grand street"
in 3 reviews
"huge halls"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful architecture"
in 3 reviews
"negombo city"
in 7 reviews
"peaceful place"
in 3 reviews
"sri lanka"
in 22 reviews
"take photos"
in 5 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 4 reviews
"fish market"
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"saints"
in 8 reviews
"pray"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 Shenal I
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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

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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 palawandave
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank peter1winsen
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Reviewed 20 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

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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
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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
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