St Joseph’s Cathedral, popularly known as Palayam Palli, is situated at Palayam
. This Roman Catholic Church is among the two churches in the city where the Pope John Paul II conducted holy sermon while he visited Kerala
. The architectural style of the church is a simple Victorian theme. Palayam Palli has a large statue of Jesus Christ on the top of the tower.
Close to the church are Palayam Juma Masjid and Ganesh Temple. Thiruvananthapuram Central Railway Station is 3 km away.