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Armenian Church, Singapore

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The Armenian Church of Saint Gregory the Illuminator, referred to as Armenian Church locally, is the oldest Christian church in Singapore, located at Hill Street in the Museum Planning Area, within the Central Area. The church was completed in 1835 and consecrated the next year. Originally a parish of the Armenian Apostolic Church, an Oriental Orthodox denomination, the last Armenian parish priest left in the late 1930s as Armenian population in Singapore dwindled. It was designated as a national monument in 1973. Armenian and Oriental Orthodox services are now regularly held at the church.
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  • June 8, 2017
    The sculptures are beautiful. This small open air church looks like time pasted it my. It's beautiful, while I was there a lady was playing the piano. It was nice.  more »
  • June 7, 2017
    The statues and art work in the area around the church is remarkable. The simplicity of the house of worship is amazing. A true Jem of a church.  more »
  • April 6, 2017
    Great architecture and a church from Singapores colonial past Prestine white and looks illuminated at night  more »
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  • June 7, 2017
    The statues and art work in the area around the church is remarkable. The simplicity of the house of worship is amazing. A true gem of a church.
  • June 12, 2017
    A nice and quiet place to visit to this Armenian Church at 60 Hill Street. Built in 1835-1836 (More than 180 years ago) and It is the oldest church in Singapore.
  • December 11, 2016
    The Armenian Church is the earliest Christian Church in Singapore and was built in 1835. There are statues and tombstones in the church grounds. The church is open to public and provides a quiet respite from the noisy city traffic
  • December 14, 2016
    iluminating, a exqusite piece of histroy. going back to take a closer look.
  • July 27, 2016
    A very neat piece of Singapore's history and a tribute to the Armenian community. Very nice chapel and gardens. A good place for quiet prayer and contemplation. Worth a visit.

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