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Qingdao Catholic Church

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Address: No.15 Zhejiang Road, Shinan District, Qingdao 266001, China
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7:55 am - 5:02 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:55 am - 5:02 pm

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Its a romantic place

Great for a short walk. You can see there is a lot of couple taking wedding photos in front of the church. Nearby there is a number of cafe which is good for relax and chill.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 16, 2015
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Guangzhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Definitely the prettiest Church in Qingdao. The interior is very well maintained. The stained-glass windows are beautiful and sculptures within the church depict the many scenes from the Bible. There is also an old-school organ at the top.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Great for a short walk. You can see there is a lot of couple taking wedding photos in front of the church. Nearby there is a number of cafe which is good for relax and chill.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

The architecture and interior of the church itself is only moderately interesting, although it does provide an important glimpse into Qingdao's history as a German concession. The real draw, however, is the spectacle of upwards of twenty newlyweds snapping wedding pics at any given time in the picturesque square in front of the church; it makes for a unique and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

I have never been charged to enter a church. They even have it gated off that you can not enter before paying at window. I have traveled to many places. Yes, they most churches request donations, but not a set fee. It was a very well maintained church. All I can really say about it.

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Daegu, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Easy access and a must see. Not an amazing piece of architecture, but this is a significant historic site.

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

You’ll find hundreds of couple making wedding photos, nice little restaurants and coffee shops and some Catholic history in and around the church.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

This church is an icon in China about the Catholic community. To visit you have to pay 10RMB but if you are Catholic is free entrance. Is a piece of the story that shows how the colonial way was here many time ago. Moreover all this quarter is filled of beautiful shops and people that sale souvenirs and nice gifts.

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Qingdao, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Nestled in an area of European architecture dating from the pre-WW1 occupation of Shandong province by German forces, the Qingdao Church sits on top of a small hill and the small window in the bell tower affords a view of Small Qingdao Island and the lighthouse in the bay. Photography is restricted inside the building. The church functions as an... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

The church was peaceful and quite but it did feel like a visitor center and not a working church.Worth a visit even if its to compare it to a church from Europe.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Indeed a view and in summer it's a place for wedding photography (tip from the taxi driver ) 10 entrance fees to view the inside of the church. The glass windows was nice and also the pipe organ.

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Additional Information about Qingdao Catholic Church

Address: No.15 Zhejiang Road, Shinan District, Qingdao 266001, China
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Shandong  >  Qingdao
Open Hours:
Sunday 7:55 am - 5:02 pm
Monday 7:55 am - 5:02 pm
Tuesday 7:55 am - 5:02 pm
Wednesday 7:55 am - 5:02 pm
Thursday 7:55 am - 5:02 pm
Friday 7:55 am - 5:02 pm
Saturday 7:55 am - 5:02 pm

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