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St Matthew's Church

Moulmein, Mawlamyine, Myanmar
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Nice piece of colonial remaining's.

Upon arrival it seems it was closed but later on we saw the pastor of this church and he opened, we... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2018
Luigi-Magnifico
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Oudenaarde, Belgium
A MODEL OF AN ENGLISH DRESDEN CHURCH

The church is of red brick construction and obviously meant to last a very long time and is said to... read more

Reviewed December 29, 2017
Eileen T
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Singapore, Singapore
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Moulmein, Mawlamyine, Myanmar
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

Upon arrival it seems it was closed but later on we saw the pastor of this church and he opened, we went inside and that was very nice. They still have service in the church every Sunday according to him. Church was used during war...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

The church is of red brick construction and obviously meant to last a very long time and is said to be a model of English Church at Dresden. The church was closed when we were there so we were only able to see the exterior....More

2  Thank Eileen T
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Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

I hate churches that are closed. Outside is beautiful, but we couldn't get in to see the interior and pray... annoying.

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

A nice British style church building from colonial times. The young priest came and opened the church us. It is a monument of better times. The small congregation of about 50 people is not able to maintain the buuilding; they are looking for sponsors from...More

Thank Winfried M
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

Stopped here and had a look through the shutters. Looks like just one day, the thought, well that's it let's go and just shut and locked the doors. Pews, bibles and everything there ready to go again if only someone would do it up. You...More

Thank Michaeldonald2301
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Reviewed 22 November 2016

Its always feel good looking church at such exotic surroundings. .Tropic trees ,local people.It adds charm .The church is closed but have a good aura.

Thank Taosi_Vytas
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

Even at a glance,Know it is old but still use as a church for few local christian people in Sunday and other special occasions.Want to get inside the Church, have to request for the key from the house in the church compound.

1  Thank Zayar19
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Reviewed 27 April 2016 via mobile

I was passing by this church and though of going down to have a look but my local friends told me that it has been abandoned for quite some time. Sad...

Thank Darren G
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Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

The church was closed. It seems to have been rebuilt from partial ruins. The surroundings are nice. A family has their house and their animals on the church yard.

Thank Lasse2
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Reviewed 21 January 2016

We went to have a look if we could get inside and explore. When we got there, we accessed the grounds via main entry without problems, as the gate was open. But, the church was locked up and we couldn't see any safe way to...More

2  Thank Damir M
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Inside the church there's a bit of historical reference to its existence but not much. I vaguely remember their being a gravestone inside but can't be sure of who it was for. Might have been for a pastor. The surrounding... More
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