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Solitude in the city

A quiet place to visit and relax in an isolated property, with benches and a small park with... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
Mark G
Whiteville, North Carolina
A stunning piece of architecture

So glad this piece of history has been preserved. The building is unique. The grounds make for a... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
San Jose, California
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2 Oct 2018
“Solitude in the city”
7 Jul 2018
“Nice garden and building”
Tran Hung Dao street, Kontum 58000, Vietnam
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Reviewed 9 February 2010

The Bishop of Kontum’s Building quite simply put, it is a beautiful mansion. Such a building stands out in the Central Highland region of Kontum & either suggests that the Bishop’s diocese was rich back in the day, he used to roll in cash or...More

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Reviewed 2 October 2018

A quiet place to visit and relax in an isolated property, with benches and a small park with sculptures.

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 7 July 2018

located in the town. Very easy to reach here. Free to visit bishop house, very nice garden and building's architecture I recommend this place

Thank heinzhuynh
Reviewed 9 April 2017

The building displayed an unique aspect of arts and cultures in Vietnam. I have never seen anything so similar in any other places in Vietnam. It is a mix of original native arts, western styles and religious architecture. We got to play "cồng chiêng" -...More

Thank Tran L
Reviewed 11 February 2017

The seminary is very large and it was original built with mud walls, some of which still remain. The grounds are extensive and are often used as a backdrop for wedding photos. The small ethnic museum on the second floor is very interesting...however we had...More

Thank A H
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

it was nearly nothing in english language, you see some traditionell wooden objects, its ok you dont have to pay admission.

Thank mo_elle_sch
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

So glad this piece of history has been preserved. The building is unique. The grounds make for a nice setting. Well worth seeing as part of a day tour.

Thank 2232KenJi
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Again, if u visit kon tum, u r likely with a motorcycle tour. This is probably one of the stops. I didnt find this compound to be exceptionally good. It is a building with a few religious figures.

Thank Wilson C
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Just walked in here today. The first thing you will notice is the serenity this place has. The garden is a nice place to stroll through and to sit and reflect on things. The building itself is beautiful to see and it is more impressive...More

Thank Daan C
Reviewed 29 March 2016

the architecture of the building is realy worth to have a look. The museum is not always open, but if it is possible you see some historical things. There was a nun in the church and she invited us to visit the musuem. On some...More

Thank LouenStephan
Reviewed 9 February 2016

French influence evident in this beautiful building. Suspect it had the same architect as the church.

Thank dorjetravel
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