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Cathedral of the Assumption, Penang: 3 reviews and 3 photos


Cathedral of the Assumption was founded in 1786 at Church Street. It was named because of the first group of Roman Catholic Eurasians from Kedah landed in Penang that year on the eve of the Feast of the Assumption. It was later moved to Farquhar Street in 1857.

Address: Faquhar Square, Georgetown, Pulau Pinang
Directions: Between Jalan Love Lane & Lebuh Farquhar
Phone: +60 4-261 0088
Website: http://www.penang.ws/penang-attractions/cathedral-of-the-assumption.htm

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  • Written Feb 2, 2004
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