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Cathedral of Bom Jesu

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Very Old

This very old church at the heart of the fort is a must see. Though, it is whitewashed, the... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2018
Mumbai, India
Exquisite craftsmanship of the Portuguese artisans

Standing in front of the (rather well maintained) cathedral does not reflect the beautiful carved... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2018
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Daman District, Daman 396210, India
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cathedral of bom Jesus was constructed in 1603 in moti daman . One can go to Daman via Vapi station on western railway

Date of experience: August 2018
Reviewed 22 November 2018

This very old church at the heart of the fort is a must see. Though, it is whitewashed, the entrance gate still looks original and untouched.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 November 2018

Standing in front of the (rather well maintained) cathedral does not reflect the beautiful carved interior it holds. The carved doorway is at best nice, but once you walk in the beautifully painted wooden (rose wood?) alter, the sculpted pulpit and the six statues as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Reviewed 30 October 2018

its close to moti Daman area & worth a visit if you love histotical monuments & culture. The area has some old Portugese buildings.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bhave2006
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Located in the Portuguese planned Moti Daman fort area which is resplendent with various structures of their period, this church location ambience offers a memorable walk thorough the Fort area maintained very well

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank SibsagarVish
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

The church of BOM Jesu in Daman is a landmark among many others around it.The Portugese conquered this area called Fort Moti Daman in 1559 from the Abyssinians.The church dates back from this time though the present building was constructed in 1603. It clearly needs...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

This church has amazingly decorated and inside its very huge church. I visited this church for my friends wedding.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Nice place to visit inside the Fort. Calm and beautiful maintained..Clean and calm..not crowded beautifully lit up during night

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Oscar E
Reviewed 28 June 2018

it is a curch and such a peaceful place. well maintained and clean place. one of the good place in daman for visit. old church.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank rathod2017
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Good, clean and peaceful atmosphere. Not sure about the history of this church but it is quite old, but still well maintained.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank sijojoyk
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24 September 2017|
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Response from nevinmathew | Reviewed this property |
Hello, The day I had visited was a weekday and it was less crowded and no mass was being offered that day. and I had just a few hours there so can't help with ur question. Sorry. But there is a timings board kept in front of... More