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Address: Ben Nghe Ward, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 700000, Vietnam
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Phone Number:
+84 8 3822 0477
Today
08:00 - 11:00
15:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 08:00 - 11:00
15:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Fee: No
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This French-built cathedral occupies scenic Paris Square in the heart of Ho...

This French-built cathedral occupies scenic Paris Square in the heart of Ho Chi Minh City.

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Ho Chi Minh City Half-Day City Tour Including Notre-Dame Cathedral

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Interesting to glipse, inside not really

Outside is very nice, and much different from the majority of city's architecture. The inside is not really interesting. The church has the lunch break from about 12 or 12.30 till... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Fontainebleau, France
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Fontainebleau, France
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Outside is very nice, and much different from the majority of city's architecture. The inside is not really interesting. The church has the lunch break from about 12 or 12.30 till 14!

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Sudbury,ON
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This Cathedral is another good example of Colonial French architecture standing in a main square. Unfortunately there is little information for the tourist. As well, the nave is closed to the public so that the observant cannot sit to pray. The docents do not help tourists of non-Christian faiths to respect the traditions of a holy place - which is... More 

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Thank CanBrit1
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nice building but not too much you can really see or do. Walked in and out in about 5 minutes. Nice part of town

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Lovely central place to visit right opposite the Post Office. Great photo place and lots to see inside. I was lucky enough to see a wedding party which made it special.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went to Notre Dame Church about 930 Am for an english mass. Big and Old church in need of renovations

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It's got a great name taken from the Paris cathedral but that's where it ends. It's a small church in reality with no great external features or architecture. The opening times are a bit of a joke as it seems to be shut mostly. It's disappointing, don't make it a special journey but you can include it in your walk... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is an attraction I could have easily skipped. The Cathedral was not really that great compared to Cathedrals in other areas of the world.

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Chennai (Madras), India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This cathedral is not an old one and the inside looks simple. Its situated in the middle of town and there is no need to make a separate trip. The place around the cathedral is clean and there are plenty of tourists.5-10 minutes should be enough.

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I like a cathedral, but this isn't as compelling as some. Built by French colonists it's attractive externally but it has rather simple lines internally and access (unless you've gone to pray) is limited to a small area at the back.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

put loads of SPF30, beautiful building. Nice for photo taking, highly recommended for honeymooner that looks for good portrait shots

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