Christ Church

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  • Address: Mall Rd, Lakkar Bazar, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171001, India
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  • Timings: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Church, Religious Site, Library, Family And Kids, Architecture

This splendid church is located just near the Ridge in Shimla and can be reached very easily from anywhere. The Christ Church & St. Michael's Cathedral is a famous landmark of Shimla and is flocked by many devout followers from all over India. It is considered to be the second oldest church in North India. The construction of this church took around 11 long years and we know why!

The church looks absolutely magical during night when lights placed at strategic corners illuminate this beautiful church. The church glows with all its beauty and grandeur and is an amazing sight to look at. Beautifully painted stained glass form the windows of this magnificent church are worth observing.

It is a grand sight to look at and is definitely worth the visit if you are traveling to Shimla. Right next to the Church is a library that was built in the year 1910 by James Ransome. It is designed in the typical Elizabethan style and consists of a great collection of books and ancient scriptures.

  • The peace of religious place should always be maintained.
  • Modest dressing is recommended.
  • Photography without permission is not advisable.

  • You can take a Bus or a Taxi.

  • A-la-carte Restaurant & Bar
  • Loveena Restaurant

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  • Christ Church Address: Mall Rd, Lakkar Bazar, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh 171001, India
  • Christ Church Timing: 08:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Christ Church Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Christ Church(preferred time): 09:00 am - 11:00 am
  • Time required to visit Christ Church: 00:30 Mins
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  • 95% of people who visit Shimla include Christ Church in their plan

  • 34.76% of people start their Christ Church visit around 08 AM - 09 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Christ Church

Thursday, Saturday and Sunday

51.19% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Christ Church

People normally club together Gaiety Heritage Cultural Complex and Scandal Point while planning their visit to Christ Church.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures
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  • There is something unique and exciting about the Christ Church that makes it the favourite destination of people of all age groups. At night, the church literally glows when it is lighted up, while in winters, it dons the look of a magnificent castle. The yellow building and its silhouette is visible from far across in the town of Shimla and is always full of architecture lovers, and devotees who flock to this place is large numbers all year round to enjoy serenity and peace in the lap of nature.

  • Christ Church, Shimla is the second oldest church in North India and One of the best place to visit in Shimla.This Christ Church complete the Beauty of Mall road.Evening scene is very nice. Mall road is very crowded area.Amazing views and Market is also there so if you need anything in Shimla visit Mall Road.It is the most iconic place in the whole of Shimla.

  • The church is built beautifully inside and out. The ambience is calming. You will feel elated if you just sit back and relax inside .

  • It is a beautiful church. Excellent place to spend some peaceful time. Ambience inside the church is so nice. It is an old heritage construction and one, who is visiting Shimla, should must spend some time here.

  • View is amazing from here.It's been from last century. Great place to visit, beside there also a path way towards jhakoo temple.

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