St. Paul’s Cathedral is located in Vigan, Ilocos Norte. It is also known as Metropolitan Cathedral or Vigan Cathedral. It was said to be the first Vigan Cathedral, which was ordered and built in 1574 by Juan de Salcedo. The current church was constructed in 1790 and was finished in 1800.
It is located in front of Plaza Salcedo and across the street on its right side is the Plaza Burgos and the famous Vigan Empanadahan.
It is surrounded with historical private and public buildings like Vigan Diocesan Seminary, Archbishop Palace where the Archbishop resides, Father Jose Burgos Residence, Vigan Municipal Hall and Provincial Capitol