St. Michael’s Church Penampang – Tit-Bits of History

St. Michael’s Church PenampangThe historical buildings in the state of Sabah are absolutely amazing. Behind all these proud buildings standing tall amongst the others, it is not hard to realize that every single one of these buildings contain a proud story which had withhold them to today’s state. The St. Michael’s Church Penampang in Kota Kinabalu is also one of the buildings with such extraordinary features and stories which make it a must go for tourists exploring the state of Sabah.

The church has stood tall ever since it was built in 1936. Although it was not perfectly built with some parts not being intact at that moment of time, it is obvious that the church will definitely look remarkable after the building is completed. No doubt, the expectations had become true when the building is completed in 1947.

The building structure of the church is definitely one of the best trademarks of the building to help you identify the church. Although it does not represent the reflection of the local cultures entirely, it is not hard for you to realize that the church is indeed standing out as compared to the other buildings with its unique building structure and design which makes a huge contrast as compared to the other buildings. Thus, the St. Michael’s Church Penampang is definitely one good place to go to if you intend to know more and witness for yourself the building designs and structures in the olden days, as well as to know more about the extent of foreign influences which had hit the state years ago.

Apart from that, the church is situated not far away from the town; thus, it is very convenient for you to stop by the church even when you are exploring the big cities of Sabah. It does not require you to spend your entire day in the place thus, you would not to worry that you will not have enough time to know enough of the church as you are having a packed schedule. Most importantly, when you are to visit the church, be sure to take some pictures as remembrance of your visit. You can even step into the church to learn more of the church’s inner structure. Certain information is provided in the church as well to help you understand more of the church’s history. This place is especially ideal for individuals who wish to explore more of the history in Sabah.

Recommended Area to Stay in Sabah:
Kota Kinabalu
From city’s heritage exploration to islands escape, accommodation option in KK is countless.
Mount Kinabalu
For visitors looking to discover mother nature and access to the highest mountain in South East Asia.
Semporna
Gateway to the islands paradise (Mabul Island, Sipadan Island, Kapalai Island and more!).

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on May 31, 2012