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Lome Cathedral

10 Rue Du Marechal Foc, Lome, Togo
228 21.22.73
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Nice church in the middle of the market

This church is worth a visit if you're in the market area. It's a place of peace and quiet... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
tenthlisten
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San Francisco, California
Popular with the Germans

Togo has a varied history and continues ti be a place with complicated politics. But before it was... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
Jasmine N
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NEW YORK
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8 May 2018
“Nice church in the middle of the market”
24 Mar 2018
“Popular with the Germans”
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10 Rue Du Marechal Foc, Lome, Togo
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228 21.22.73
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Reviewed 8 May 2018

This church is worth a visit if you're in the market area. It's a place of peace and quiet surrounded by the bustling market right outside. There is a statue of Jesus against the outside fence that is worth a look. The outside of the...More

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Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Togo has a varied history and continues ti be a place with complicated politics. But before it was a French colony it was a German colony and this church stands as a testament to German occupation and colonial rule in West Africa. It's a pretty...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

This is a rather stylish building in a bustling environment with lovely coloured bricks. Inside some nice simple stained glass windows. Nothing however to merit a long stay.

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

I was there doing a workcamp in a disable school (envol) with an association ASTOVOT partner of SCI. Amazing people.

Thank Matteo T
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

The cathedral is stunning to look at from the outside and is surrounded by a very busy atmospheric market where I was able to wander without being unduly hassled. However, the cathedral interior did not excite me and was not worthy of a visit.

1  Thank Nigel A
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Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

"Travel With VuAfrik"  The Cathedrale Sacré-Coeur of Lome is the Mother church of the archidiocese of Lomé. One of seven catholic ecclesiastical districts of the republic of Togo. The German Cathedral in the town centre is the appropriate place where to begin the visit of...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Even if it is certainly the biggest and most important church in Lomé , it's basically just a ( catholic ) church ! It looks nothing like a cathedral , neither from the outside nor from the inside : it's just a church , like...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2015

probably one of the oldest buildings in togo, great stained windows and an amazing architecture. definitely a must visit while in Togo.

1  Thank Voslapp
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

This Cathedral is near the big market ( Grand marche )of Lome.A sister of my wife has done her wedding there and I was invited . People used to go there for prayer .If you are catholic and you want to go to catholic church...More

2  Thank TEVI L
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Reviewed 21 November 2015

As others said, very tough to get to it with all the crowds. However, if you're catholic, you can get there on a Sunday morning with almost no crowd in sight. Definitely a local experience to go to mass there, and people at mass are...More

2  Thank themic_virginia
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