Dutch Reformed Church, Galle

Currently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
  • Address: Church Street, Galle, Sri Lanka
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Church, Religious Site, Family And Kids, Architecture
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About Dutch Reformed Church, Galle

The Dutch Reformed Church is an ancient construction which was erected in 1755. Elegant calamander was imported wood from Malaysia to make the pulpit of the church while the floor is paved with gravestones from the Old Dutch cemetery. The guy who looks after the church will politely explain historic facts about the tombstones. There is an antique organ in the church that also belongs to the 17th century. The exteriors and interiors of the church are gorgeous. Try not missing a visit to the church when in Galle.

Dutch Reformed Church Information

  • Mass is usually held every Sunday.
  • A donation to the church is always welcome.

How To reach Dutch Reformed Church by Public Transport

  • Bus: Express Colombo Bus Stop
  • Galle Central Bus Station
  • Ice Mola Junction Bus Stop
  • Train: Katugoda Railway Station        
  • Galle Railway Station
  • Richmond Hill Train Station

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Things to Know Before Visiting Dutch Reformed Church

  • 95% of people who visit Galle include Dutch Reformed Church in their plan

  • 53.33% of people start their Dutch Reformed Church visit around 10 AM - 11 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Dutch Reformed Church

Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

55.86% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Dutch Reformed Church

People normally club together Galle Dutch Fort and Jungle Beach while planning their visit to Dutch Reformed Church.

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Dutch Reformed Church, Galle Reviews

  • It is well preserved. When I visited, they played the performance of Jesus Christ coming and welcomed any visitors. I left thankfulness for their hospitality.

  • Great place to witnesses Dutch (Sri Lankan) architecture

  • Historically valuable church!

  • Historic buildings.

  • A Catholic Church

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