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San Sebastian Cathedral

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Rizal Street, Bacolod, Negros Occidental, Philippines
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Saturday 6 pm mass

We were spending the long weekend in Bacolod and we wanted to hear mass. Upon recommendation from a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
combat66
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Metro Manila, Philippines
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Worth seeing

Its located in the city centre, and its close to several other attractions so a visit here wont... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Steffen E
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good49%
  • Average24%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“old church” (10 reviews)
“sunday mass” (7 reviews)
“bacolod city” (14 reviews)
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Rizal Street, Bacolod, Negros Occidental, Philippines
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were spending the long weekend in Bacolod and we wanted to hear mass. Upon recommendation from a local we heard an anticipated mass at 6 pm on Saturday evening. The church altar is beautiful. At 6 they opened the fans and the chandeliers. Mass...More

Thank combat66
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its located in the city centre, and its close to several other attractions so a visit here wont cost you much. The cathedral is nice, but not spectacular.

Thank Steffen E
Reviewed July 10, 2017 via mobile

Be aware of beggars outside. Amazing inside this large cathedral. Would highly recommend attending during a mass.

Thank sunburntface
Reviewed June 30, 2017

It is a must that every time I am new to a place, the church is the first place that I have to visit and pray.

Thank rosebaliuag
Reviewed June 27, 2017

For first time Catholic visitors of Bacolod, this is a must see site. Went on a Sunday afternoon but the English Mass was scheduled at night.

Thank rickyrose
Reviewed June 18, 2017

it is one of the most poreserve church i had been to, the facade was will preserve. the interior was nostalgic

Thank Dewhbaby
Reviewed June 17, 2017 via mobile

The cathedral itself is lovely, however as soon as you enter the gates you are hounded by beggars who follow you everywhere.. it kind of ruins the experience as you can't fully appreciate the atmosphere and architecture of the building.

Thank James S
Reviewed June 4, 2017

Facade of the church is beautifully made with blocks of coral stones typical of Spanish era architecture. The interior is well laid out, spacious with many small chandeliers. The history buff should take note of various historical markers installed throughout the church. There's the tomb...More

Thank Budjetsetter
Reviewed June 2, 2017

This location is in the heart and the seat of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Bacolod. Just in front of Bacolod Public Plaza and beside La Consolacion College one of the Oldest Schools in the City. If by chance you wanna visit the place make...More

Thank 1e0nard
Reviewed May 30, 2017

This cathedral is very spacious and elegant looking. When we entered the cathedral, there was no ongoing mass. So we just offered our prayers to the prayer room. A must visit place in Bacolod City. :)

Thank Mariel G
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Bob M
August 11, 2017|
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Response from rickyrose | Reviewed this property |
Sundays: 5:00 am to 10:00 am and 2:30 pm to 7:30 pm every hour. M to F: 6 am, 7 am, 12:15 pm, 5:15 pm and 6 pm. Sat: 6 am 7 am and 6 pm
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Haeja F
October 12, 2016|
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Response from missuspiggy | Reviewed this property |
Church is open, but during non-mass timings, you can access through a side door.
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