Our lady of the Immaculate Conception Church
Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church is located in the heart of Panjim city (capital of Goa state) and is placed on the hillside. Standing on the gallery of this church one is able to see entire birds eye view of the Panjim city. Built in 1541, It is one of the oldest church in Goa. Church was originally a chapel and stood on a small hillock called “Conceicao Hill”.
The Bell, at the top of the church is the second largest in Goa, the first being that of Se cathedral at Old Goa.
The feast of the Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception church is celebrated on 8th December every year. During its feast this church is beautifully decorated with lights and the entire church square is occupied by a lively fair.