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Welcoming Church

This is the largest andglican church in KL and is one of the oldest. The architect was A. Norman and was built in the 19th century. The congregation are very welcoming and the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Grantham, United Kingdom
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Grantham, United Kingdom
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307 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the largest andglican church in KL and is one of the oldest. The architect was A. Norman and was built in the 19th century. The congregation are very welcoming and the choir is very good. There are services midweek too. Some really interesting memorials and super pulpit.

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice and old church. Go early for better seats in front. Choir excellent. Aircon nice and cool too. Walking distance from Masjid Jamek Station.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 905 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Corner of heaven in the bustling city, tranquil and peaceful inside, take time to rest and think about life.

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Putrajaya, Malaysia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017

St Mary's Cathedral is 1 of the classical structures built by the British that you can find within the historical area of Merdeka Square. This Anglican church was designed by British architect, A.C. Norman and it incorporates an early English Gothic style into its architecture. Visitors including tourists are welcomed to visit this church.

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 227 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Located at the head of the cricket field, St Mary's provides an insight of the past. Modest inside compared with some churches, but enough interest to spend half an hour. The church appears to have been extended at some time but this is seamless inside.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2017

St. Mary's is an interesting building in terms of architecture and acoustics and the recently restored historic organ is an amazing piece of work from colonial times. You don't need to be Anglican or even Protestant to enjoy attending and giving the history of the place and the people who worshipped here over the centuries a thought.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Tranquil sanctuary from the heat and traffic of Merdeka Square. Constructed around the 1890s in plain style for use by the British community. Various plaques around the walls include in honour of various British government officials and servicemen during the last century. Whitewash walls and numerous windows give a bright, airy atmosphere to the cathedral with modern cooling for the... More 

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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Reviewed 16 June 2016

I took the Hop On Hop Off Bus and we passed by the St. Mary's Cathedral. Considering the heavy traffic in Kuala Lumpur I decided to give this a miss.

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Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

This is a small but we'll designed and well kept church.If you want to pray you can visit otherwise drive past and have a look.

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Newark
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2016

The Cathedral has a simple design it is light and set in an area of KL which is open and green and has a very peaceful atmosphere a great place to worship. It provided a refuge for us from the searing heat.

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