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Armenian Church, Singapore, Singapore

 
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Distance from city center: 0.5mi
kachou_n's pictureby kachou_n Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 2nd of October, 2010
In Singapore, it is not unusually to bump into a building that looks exactly like something you might find in Europe. Christianity is one of the many religions present in the city, so there are quite a few 'traditional' churches around.

One of the most beautiful churches in Singapore is the Armenian Church, designed by the famous architect George Coleman, who also designed several other buildings in the city. This particular church is dedicated to Saint Gregory the Illuminator, one of the major saints in the Armenian tradition.

Services are still held at the church on Sundays, but on weekdays you can visit it and marvel at the elegant architecture of the buildings, which was designed to fit the hot climate of Singapore. Don't miss it if you are sightseeing through Singapore's Central Area district.

Address:
60 Hill St, Singapore 179366

Price:
Free

 
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