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Notre Dame Cathedral of Saigon

01 Công xã Paris, Bến Nghé, Quận 1, Hồ Chí Minh, Vietnam

Church
Notable Architecture

Established by French colonists who initially named it L'eglise de Saïgon, the cathedral was constructed between 1863 and 1880. The name Notre-Dame Cathedral has been used since 1959. It has two bell towers, reaching a height of 58 meters (190 feet). All the original building materials were imported from France and the cathedral foundation was designed to bear ten times the weight of the cathedral.

Location of Notre Dame Cathedral of Saigon