Immaculate Conception Cathedral, Yangon (Rangoon)

A towering red brick facade composed of two elegant spires and a central bell tower Immaculate Conception Cathedral stands out as one of the largest cathedrals in Myanmar. Constructed over a 15-year period from 1895 to its consecration in 1910, the Catholic cathedral was designed by Dutch architect Joseph Cuypers. Enter past delicately painted statues to the ornately tiled interior of arches and stained glass, with the exterior surrounded by well-kept lawns dotted with leafy palms. Daily mass is conducted in English, as is the Sunday morning service. For travelers who use our custom trip planner, Yangon (Rangoon) holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Immaculate Conception Cathedral and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Along with the Synagogue and various other Christian churches shows the number of different influences of European colonization of Myanmar before its independence. It is not overly ornate as European ...  more »
  • It was stated in the picture right in front the gate entering the cathedral that it opens at 2pm in the afternoon. But without any notice, they changed the visiting hour to 3pm. Just take note of that...  more »
  • You can enjoy the cathedral and take a great picture in the background, opposite the downtown Junction City, in the Pan Pacific Hotel 4? 5. Is the coffee shop outdoor table on the floor
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