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Nha Tho Cha Tam (Cha Tam Church)

Open Now: 7:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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25 Hoc Lac Street, District 5, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

First of all don't go out of your way to see the church, but if you happened to be visiting district 5 then do check it out. It's a bit different than Western Catholic churches but also an important landmark to where the previous president...More

Thank Gio F
Reviewed November 26, 2017

This church is really old and has some beautiful decorated. You can take photo in front of this church or at the garden that located in front of this church.

Thank TheOneFirst
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Good for a few pics, open from 9-5, it’s a typical church with some nice architecture. One time visit only.

Thank whitepointer
Reviewed October 8, 2017

I was impressed by the architecture, upkeep, and the standing room only Mass being held on 1 October 2017. The overflow of attendees (families) was in the courtyard where the Mass could be heard on loud speakers. One can include seeing the vary large market...More

Thank Jack K
Reviewed June 26, 2017

We stumbled upon Cha Tam church whilst exploring Cho Lon. Cha Tam church is definitely not as touristy as Notre Dame, Tan Dinh Church or Huyen Sy Church, but it was an oasis of peace when compared to the surroundings. I did not realize it...More

Thank David T
Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

We walked here from our hotel Liberty central, it took about 45 minutes. The church is a lovely impressive building--- quite a contrast from what sits around it. The church was open for people to have a look around or sit in quiet contemplation.

Thank nadia089
Reviewed February 4, 2017

About 300m from Binh Tay market towards the city is this church which is within its own courtyard and once inside the noise of the traffic disappears, so quiet and peaceful. A seat at the rear of the church is marked as the location where...More

Thank Max P
Reviewed October 19, 2016

I found this church on a walk around Chinatown (Cholon) and the surrounding areas. I had no agenda and was just wandering around and came upon this beautiful church. It was open and very peaceful and I decided to wander around the church and grounds...More

Thank Professor_Sparrow
Reviewed May 19, 2016

Thanks to Saigon Free Walking Tour(SFWT) Katie & Hung for bringing us with their bikes. They also explained the story of the church.

Thank Editplus
Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

This is yet another great example of classic Western Cathedral. A again, not the biggest but this one does boast a fine garden off to the side. It's a great place for a breather as well. Easter Service was going on so I didn't go...More

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