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St. Joseph's Cathedral

40 Nhà Chung, Hàng Trống, Hoàn Kiếm, Hà Nội, Vietnam

Church
Notable Architecture

Late 19th-century Neo-Gothic style church that serves as the cathedral of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Hanoi to nearly 4 million Catholics in the country. Construction of the church began in 1886, with the architectural style described as resembling Notre Dame de Paris. The church was one of the first structures built by the French colonial government in Indochina when it opened in December 1886. It is the oldest church in Hanoi.

Location of St. Joseph's Cathedral