St Anne's Church


This historic neo-Gothic church is interestingly sometimes referred to as 'the feminist church' because there are only sculptures of female saints on pedestals around the nave.

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Nearby Iloilo attractions

1. Iloilo Esplanade

0.67 MILES

This riverside walkway is a credit to the city, which had to move mountains to build it. It's 1.3km long, made of brick paving stones, and for pedestrians…

3. Museo Iloilo

1.66 MILES

Offers a worthwhile display on the indigenous Ati (Negrito) people and a collection of old pinya (pineapple fibre) weavings, for which the area is famous…

4. Nelly's Garden

1.81 MILES

Iloilo's most famous historic home resembles the White House. You'll need to give three days' notice of your visit.

5. City Hall

1.96 MILES

For the best view of the old city, climb to the roof above the 7th floor – ask the guard for permission. You'll be surprised how different it appears…

7. Jaro Belfry

2.02 MILES

A lonely old figure standing high and handsome on the edge of Jaro's Belfry Plaza.