About St. Philomena's Cathedral

This Roman Catholic Church was built in AD 1840. It was initially known as St. Joseph Chaver which later assumed the present name. The twin towers of the church stand majestically at 175 feet, the design is gothic and it is said to resemble the St. Patrick’s cathedral at New York and a church at Cologne. The church is located about I km from Mysuru Palace on the Bangalore highway. The then king of Mysuru Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV laid the foundation for construction of the church in 1933. It has been designed a French Architect.

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Timings 08:30 AM - 05:30 PM

Visit Duration: 30 Minutes

Address: Lashkar Mohalla, Ashoka Road, Mysuru, Karnataka 570001, India


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