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Lovely bright interior

This is a beautifully maintained cathedral. The use of white, blue and yellow paint in the interior... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
A peaceful visit.

Well maintained and a quite place to spend time, when no services are being held., which we did on... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
Yelahanka, India
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Pondicherry 605001, India
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautifully maintained cathedral. The use of white, blue and yellow paint in the interior makes the cathedral cheerful and inviting. Many churches use dark wood and stained glass which can be depressing on a rainy day. The choice of colours in this...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

Well maintained and a quite place to spend time, when no services are being held., which we did on a week day.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ranjit1945
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Big church on MIssion Road, in Catholic part, with impression facade and on Sundays it gets full in courtyard out fromt

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

We didn't have a chance to look it from inside since it was the lunch break, but from outside it looks like a nice cathedral.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Komator
Reviewed 25 October 2018

This church is so well maintained and historic too. The church is a must visit during the visit to this beautiful city

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank themayaferns
Reviewed 19 October 2018

It is the cathedral mother church for the Roman Catholic. The Jesuit Fathers came to the French colony of Pondicherry as missionaries in 1689. In the 1692 they erected a church which was demolished by the Dutch in the following year. A second Church was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 19 October 2018

A must visit church if you love monument of the past. Well maintained and at a location which is easily accessible from most other tourist spots.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andy663
Reviewed 6 October 2018

Nothing much to say, just walked around. Admire the buildings and pictures, just a visit to historic site.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dferns2014
Reviewed 2 October 2018

More than anything else, I loved the history associated with this place. There is a board outside which many visitors miss, that details out how this church came into being.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank akshaypirate
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Situated near the heart of white town and near to the main market, the church is one of the interested attractions to visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
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