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Armenian Church

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Take a walk in the lush gardens of the Armenian Church before entering the church and admire the exterior architecture. Breathing history and rich heritage the Armenian Church of St. Gregory the Illuminator is the oldest Church of Singapore and is a...more
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60 Hill Street Armenian Church, Singapore 179366, Singapore
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

During our short visit to Singapore, we spent a rather long time in the surrounding. The history is very interesting, how Armenians got there at 1800s. The garden at the back of the Church is very nice. THe church is small but the christian spirit...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Sveta G
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

A must visit for religious historians and Armenians of course. The church itself is very simple and has photos of the Armenian families who lived in Singapore before. The back side of the church has beautiful stone carvings of the cross, and a few stone...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Koocharianjetsetter
Reviewed 30 September 2018

The Armenian Church is small and is located between Orchard Road and the Padang. It is said that this church is one of the oldest (if not the oldest) churches in Singapore and it opened in 1835. The church is well maintained. It has a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mazmannan
Reviewed 1 September 2018

This church is supposed to be the oldest in Singapure. The building is very nice and well preserved but unfortunately it misses the Armenian typical church architecture

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Mohamed S
Reviewed 7 August 2018

The Armenian Church, more correctly called St Gregory the Illuminator's Armenian Catholic Church is conveniently situated between Fort Canning Park, Orchard Rd and the Padang. The first thing you'll notice is how small the church is! Perhaps that's a reflection of the tiny size of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jeanette M
Reviewed 7 May 2018

Armenian church is the one of the oldest buldings in Singapore. It is very cute place, have a wonderful history and garden.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank DianaKarapetyan
Reviewed 9 March 2018

The first Christian church in Singapore. It is not very large, but it is built by the architect's cathedral in a very interesting tropical style

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Located within a small churchyard on Hill Street, the church was built by Singapore's Armenian community. A very small church physically, but it also acts as a landmark for finding many other local attractions such as the fire station, Philatelic Museum and Peranakan Museum

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank PeterLanky
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The pioneers of this Church were right to choose Singapore and even this exact location,Most of all it seems Singapore is built around this Church.Anyone knows how to reach city hall and the Philately centre.So right in the middle of the city is the Armenian...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

The sculptures are beautiful. This small open air church looks like time pasted it my. It's beautiful, while I was there a lady was playing the piano. It was nice.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank G L
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