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Joseph's Cathedral, Hanoi

Tuesday - 27/11/2018 03:50
Considered to be one of the unique features of Hanoi can not be ignored, Hanoi Cathedral is an unforgettable destination during the trip to the capital of many travelers. In particular, to the Cathedral of Hanoi at Holy Mass, visitors will have many unforgettable experience
Considered to be one of the unique features of Hanoi can not be ignored, Hanoi Cathedral is an unforgettable destination during the trip to the capital of many travelers. In particular, to the Cathedral of Hanoi at Holy Mass, visitors will have many unforgettable experienceminster(internet photos)
INTRODUCTION

Hanoi Cathedral today is  located at 40, Nha Chung Street, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi.

Hanoi Cathedral officially named St Joseph's Cathedral. This is the cathedral of the archdiocese of Hanoi and the seat of the Archbishop. Hanoi Cathedral is considered the oldest church in Hanoi capital.
It is not only a regular place of worship activities of the Archdiocese of Hanoi, the Hanoi Cathedral is also a popular tourist destination in Hanoi, attracting a large number of tourists inside and outside. water sightseeing.
Hanoi Cathedral was built in 1884 with a total cost of about 200,000 French francs. The cost of building the church was raised by the bishop through two lotteries in 1883 and 1886. The church was inaugurated on Christmas Day in 1887.
The church was named St. Joseph's because in 1678, Pope Innocent XI proclaimed Saint Joseph, the adoptive father of Jesus, as the patron saint of Indochina. Thus, the largest cathedral of Hanoi will be honored as the "Saint Joseph's Cathedral".
The architecture of Hanoi Cathedral is designed in the style of medieval Gothic Europe. This is considered to be the architectural model of the church, very popular in the Renaissance. Hanoi Cathedral has a large and large curved arch toward the sky.
The church is 64.5m in length and 20.5m in width. Two towers are 31.5m high. At the top there is a crucifix made of stone. In front of the church there is a large square. At the heart of the square is the set of St Mary's Radio Station.
The main building materials of the church are terracotta tiles. The wall surface is plastered with mulle paper. Entrance doors and window systems are decorated with stained glass. The sanctuary is decorated in traditional folk art style, using mainly wood material, with many details engraved with gold lacquer.
The Hanoi Cathedral contains a set of 5 bell-shaped bell-towers in two bell towers, including four small bells and a large bell. The front of the church has a large clock. The clock has alarm system, timer and direct link with 5 bell.
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MEANS GO TO THE BIGGEST HOUSE Bus routes to Hanoi Cathedral:  01, 02, 16, 20C, 30, 32, 34, 49, 71
HO CHI MINH CITY HALL
- On weekdays, the church has  two Masses  at  5:30 and 18:15.
On Sunday alone, the church has 7 Masses, taking place in the time frames:  5h, 7h, 9h, 10h30 (French ceremony), 16h (children's festival), 18h, 20h (youth ceremony).
In addition, the Cathedral of Hanoi also celebrated the procession of St. Joseph, also known as the patron saint of the Archdiocese of Hanoi on March 19 each year.
VISITING HANOI BIG HOUSE
The church is open to the public for free. Opening hours may vary by day. The church is usually closed to the lunch break. When visiting the Cathedral of Hanoi, visitors note the choice of costumes, neat, quiet, do not talk loud, play jokes.
When visiting, visitors can take pictures at the Cathedral of Hanoi. The pictures will help visitors keep interesting moments in the visit Cathedral - one of the famous symbols of Hanoi.
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Besides visiting, when visiting Hanoi Cathedral, visitors also have the opportunity to enjoy "special lemon tea". Lemon-scented tea has long been a "trademark" associated with the Hanoi Cathedral.
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WHERE TO EAT BEING DRINKED IN THE LARGE HOUSE
  • Yến - Ribs porridge District: 43 Ngo Huyen, Hoan Kiem District
  • K - Food - Ly Quoc Su: 41C Ly Quoc Su, Hoan Kiem District
  • Nem Chua Phượng: 10 Au Trieu Street, Hoan Kiem District
  • Cela Healthy Fastfood: 29 Nha Chung, Hoan Kiem District
  • Banh Cuo Hanh: 26B Tho Xuong, Phu Doan
  • Minh Lan - Burmese No. 1 Chan Cam: 1 Chan Cam, Hoan Kiem District
  • Porridge, Hot Pot - Quan Su Restaurant: 61 Quan Su Street, Hoan Kiem District
  • Pho Nguyet - Phu Doan Pho: 5 Phu Doan, Hoan Kiem District
  • Phan Luan - 9 Phu Doan: 9 Phu Doan, Hoan Kiem District
  • Phu Xuan Beef Soup: 36 Hang Da Street, Hoan Kiem District
  • Flying Chicken Street: 16C Hang Ga, Hoan Kiem District
HOTEL IS LOCATED IN HANOI LONG TOWN COURTYARD
  • Splendid Star Boutique Hotel: 19 Au Trieu Street, Hang Trong Ward, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
  • Impressive Boutique Hotel: 15 Au Trieu Street, Hang Trong Ward, Hoan Kiem District, Hanoi
  • Cinnamon Hotel: 26 Au Trieu Street, Hang Trong Ward, Hoan Kiem District
  • Chien Hostel: 12-14 Au Trieu Street, Hang Trong Ward, Hoan Kiem District
  • Splendid Star Suite Hotel: 28 Au Trieu Street, Hang Trong Ward, Hoan Kiem District
  • Cinnamon Cathedral Hotel: 38 Au Trieu Street, Hang Trong Ward, Hoan Kiem District
  • Green Lotus Hotel Hanoi: 60 Au Trieu, Hoan Kiem, Hang Trong Ward, Hoan Kiem District
  • Hanoi Impressive Hotel: 54-56 Au Trieu Street, Hang Trong Ward, Hoan Kiem District

Source: travel360.vn

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