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Notre Dame Cathedral, Papeete
(2.9/5 based on 160+ reviews on the web)
Enter a bright, warm, and welcoming church at Notre Dame Cathedral, whose late 19th-century structure represents one of the last remaining examples of early colonial architecture in Papeete. With its yellow exterior and red steeple, the gentle palette of colors blends in with the locale and the atmosphere of the town. Inside, the art and design represent both European and indigenous sensibilities, creating a synthesis that feels contemporary and engaging. You're encouraged to go in and look around, but do remember that it still functions as a place of worship. Plan to visit Notre Dame Cathedral during your Papeete vacation using our convenient Papeete vacation trip planner.
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  • Papeete in general is not really much. It's dirty, the sidewalks are uneven (be careful when walking) and all and all not much to see here. This church is in decent condition but really nothing specta...  more »
  • We enjoyed stopping here on our Segway ride. Lovely character and ambience within the church. Recently renovated. Great stained glass windows and unique statues. 
  • Papeete must-see for anyone loving architecture. A bit of calm after the bustle of the market.
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