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Catholic Church Huyen Sy

01 Ton That Tung, Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
+62 822-2114-7523
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Place For Some Photo's

A nice church to see in handy walking distance of Bui Vien Walking Street. Good to see and get some... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
glenn1gc
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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A Much Visited Church

Whilst on a tour of Ho Chi Minh we visited this Church. As a Catholic it was a great place to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
muntrof
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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01 Ton That Tung, Pham Ngu Lao, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City 70000, Vietnam
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+62 822-2114-7523
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice church to see in handy walking distance of Bui Vien Walking Street. Good to see and get some nice photo's.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst on a tour of Ho Chi Minh we visited this Church. As a Catholic it was a great place to visit as the Basilca is closed for renovations. I was amazed to see the number of school children visiting and other tourists as well....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The church was built by the richest millionaire in ancient Sai Gon, Huyen Sy, who was the grandpa of the last queen of Nguyen Dynasty and also last dynasty of Vietnam history. I didn't know much about history but thanks to a local friend from...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Having said that, there are exceptions. In general, however, they are not trained in customer service. This does not seem to be their priority. Their level of the city can be poor. Most of them speak very little English so make sure you write down...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2018

sadly was closed when we visit, looked very good from outside, however we were not able to gain entry which was a shame, but right over the road from the Post Office building so saw that instead.

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Reviewed 27 May 2018

Another interesting place to visit forming part of Vietnams intriguing history and how its culture has evolved

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Beautiful church, took photos another block away is a local market selling everything from food, fruits, clothes etc. this is a local market, few tourist here.

Thank telcom3
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

very quaint church near the heart of the city, nice place to stay and appreciate the old architecture and worship the Lord

Thank ang s
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

this building is in the same area as the POST OFFICE,it was closed due to renovation so did not visit it.

Thank harishkumar t
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Reviewed 15 March 2018

a beautiful church outside and inside...we took multiple pix around the church..truly a memorable experience

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Dennis S
25 March 2018|
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Response from PaulSiow | Reviewed this property |
Haven't attended mass here. Don't think they have English mass. However in District 1, you can attend the 9.30am English mass in Notre Dame Cathedral on Sundays. The choir there sings beautifully in English. Attended mass... More
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Dennis S
25 July 2017|
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Response from Curt N | Reviewed this property |
"Dress code"? I think dreads are ok ;) Most tourists don't go inside the church as it has services. Most catholic churches are OK w shorts and tank tops etc if you are quiet and don't take photos etc.. Email them perhaps; if... More
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