St. Joseph’s Church is a Latin cross structure with beautiful stained glass windows inside. The best time to visit here is Good Friday. On this day, to commemorate the crucifixion of Jesus, a grand procession of Singaporean Catholics will pass the church.
One of the oldest Catholic churches in Singapore has just been renovated, and the exterior walls have been repainted without losing its old style.
Since August 1, St. Joseph’s Church has been closed, and the Latin Mass has been transferred to nearby St. Peter’s and Paul’s Churches. St. Joseph’s Church is a Catholic church on Victoria Street. Built in 1904 in Gothic Revival style, it is a Latin cross. It replaced the San Jose Church in the area before, and was built by the Portuguese delegation with a low square tower.
One of the oldest Catholic churches in Singapore has just been renovated, and the exterior walls have been repainted without losing its old style. The most lively day is the event on Good Friday, which is very traditional. Only a few churches in Singapore have this event.
There happened to be a wedding when I went, so I didn't go into the church. The grass behind it was also good, there were cushions, and the cradle was on the grass. The sun is just right, leisurely. Singapore is so clean and I like the feeling of sitting on the ground.