Catedral de Santa Isabel, Malabo

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Admire the Neo-Gothic architecture of Catedral de Santa Isabel. Dominating its surroundings with twin 40 m (131 ft) spires, this capacious church serves as the seat of the Archdiocese of Malabo. Built from 1897-1916 by the Spaniards, the cathedral features a high vaulted ceiling with excellent acoustics. If visiting during service, you'll have the chance to hear the choir. Take a break at the fountain outside the cathedral--also a popular spot for local children to play soccer. By using our Malabo trip planner , you can arrange your visit to Catedral de Santa Isabel and other attractions in Malabo.
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  • During a week end in Malabo, we decided to visit Malabo...the old city and were charmed by the cathedral whose architecture is fantastic. Congratulations to people of Equatorial Guinea.  more »
  • On my journey home after the conference I decided to do a detour and visit the landmark cathedral that appears in so much of the social media displayed. It was a great call, an old easy to visit reall...  more »
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