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Sacred Heart Cathedral

Yide Road, Guangzhou 510120, China
+86 20 8333 6761
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Beautiful Church

Great old church. Very spiritual. Great photo opportunities. The local stores have been decorated... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jupiter, Florida
middle of chaotic wholesalers

It was fun to find it while roaming around the chaotic shops. Did not go in, but the area looks... read more

Reviewed November 4, 2017
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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Get away from all the noise in Guangzhou and experience the calm atmosphere exuded by this impressive twin-spired Roman Catholic cathedral.
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Yide Road, Guangzhou 510120, China
+86 20 8333 6761
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great old church. Very spiritual. Great photo opportunities. The local stores have been decorated for Christmas.

Thank T S
Reviewed November 4, 2017

It was fun to find it while roaming around the chaotic shops. Did not go in, but the area looks European. Bit of a fresh air there.

Thank MASHA9669
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

a very beautiful and mystical church It is very good to encounter a church in guangzhou very good peace of mind

Thank Ersin S
Reviewed October 25, 2017

Located within the city, the Church is surrounded by many retails shops around the corner. The church has breathtaking views!

Thank Angela_kyz
Reviewed October 5, 2017 via mobile

Myself and my partner travelled here during golden week. Although it was crowded the crowds were managed very well. It is also easily accessible. I would recommend coming here as part of a day seeing yuexiu park, sun hat Sen memorial hall and the 6...More

Thank Duffyc27
Reviewed October 4, 2017

For us it was a little bit of a deception. Ofcourse it's special that there is a cathedral in China, but not a very special one. And we had to look for Maria, she was outside.

Thank Ine vdL v
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Hidden gem behind the busy streets of Guangzhou. Visited in July but the church was undergoing renovation.

Thank yanananas
Reviewed September 24, 2017

The site was obtained 156 years ago... and built completely from Granite [like Paris' "Notre Dame", and London's "Westminster Cathedral". The construction was financed, in part by Napoleon-- and French citizens. The Architecture is based on several French churches. It is the largest Catholic church...More

Thank smdoctoroff
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

I've been there on Sunday when there was mass. Although security let you in(yes, there are security guys), you won't be able to observe the cathedral from the inside properly because it's full of prayers. Actually from the outside it looks better than from the...More

Thank Null F
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

The church is not open to public except suddent period on Sunday, untill Aug 11, 2017, due to renovation. Visitor only can take photos from outside the gate.

Thank Sau Seng C
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December 23, 2015|
Response from Melbournerebel | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I do not know but you could try the Internet or simply phone
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