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Cathedral of Mary Help of Christians

| Lachumiere, Shillong 793003, India
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The church is one of the oldest in Shillong. Its history is mentioned in the Don Bosco museum if... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
iamArnabPal
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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Visit to St. Mary's Cathedral

Very peaceful ambience with nice interiors. Access is very easy. Parking facilities are very... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
sanjib_duttagupta
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
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“peaceful place” (10 reviews)
“big church” (5 reviews)
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| Lachumiere, Shillong 793003, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The church is one of the oldest in Shillong. Its history is mentioned in the Don Bosco museum if one is interested to know. It’s quite interesting. Do visit this church if in Shillong. You’ll love the panoramic view of this large compound. The Loreto...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very peaceful ambience with nice interiors. Access is very easy. Parking facilities are very limited though.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the place on 03.06.2018 and this is one of the finest places in Shillong. The cool and calm atmosphere devotes to the serenity of the place. The view from the top is really beautiful.When we entered the church was closed and the prayer was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The church is the center of the city is another good place to visit. the view from the top of the Church is amazing. it would not take much time to explore and visit.

Thank Navjot S
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

It was a rainy morning....the rain had just stopped when we got there. The cathedral was closed, as it was just the day after Good Friday. The place is a bit high, but the view from the top is fabulous. Do pay it a visit...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

This is a very big church building with a huge campus,visited in evening when prayer was going on,very peaceful and tranquil ambience ,there is a large neat and clean outside campus where you may walk or seat for some moments ,this is the largest church...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

Shillong is great to visit from March to October.. can be a little chilly during the winter so take some warm clothes. Also, it rains quite a bit so windcheaters and a pocket umbrella can come in handy.

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Reviewed 24 May 2018

Meghalaya is an excellent holiday destination, bound to resonate with visitors for years. Lots to see, do, eat, partake in, or just relax at.

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Reviewed 19 May 2018

The distinct blue colour of the church building makes it stand out.. Well decorated courtyard outside.

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Reviewed 1 May 2018

LOCATION: Reachable through any public transport of Shillong. Parking available. CATHEDRAL: One of the extremely few Art Deco churches in India. Have seen none. Follows the typical church layout of cross. Extreme end houses 3 niches and seems the only modification of typical rigid layout....More

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