Catholic Church Huyen Sy, Ho Chi Minh City

Built a century ago, Catholic Church Huyen Sy remains one of the largest Catholic shrines in the city. The design of the building is Gothic, with some Romanesque elements. The stained glass windows feature images of biblical stories, which complement the statues along the walls, depicting various Vietnamese saints and the 14 Stations of the Cross. Take a look at our Ho Chi Minh City online attractions planner to schedule your visit to Catholic Church Huyen Sy and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • The first reason i visit this church bc of my impression about Mr Huyen Si and NAM PHUONG HOANG HAU. I was not dissapoint  more »
  • Le Depth (1841-1900). He was born in Saigon in a devout Catholic family, then the French brought to Malaysia to study and was renamed Le Prospered due to the old name coincides with the name of the grant. After returning home, he was appointed interpreter and later a member of the Board of the seeds. He is the Kingdom by those who know him call him by name, not the name. The legacy of that District and his family to leave still exists to the present day and shows its monumental scale. The most prominent is the Church District, works up to about 1/7 his fortune to build, costing about 30 thousand Dong Dong Duong silver, took more than three years. In addition, he also built the Church of Releases and his son is the engineer Le Radio also put the money to build the Church of the West, is located in Pine and almond VAP SAIGON. All the houses of worship were built on the land of the district. Nowadays. If go by motorbike from the District Church Switzerland to the churches Through West Almond, it takes almost 1 hour, shows the scale of how large the Sy District. The District of Sy's death in 1900 did his wife is Mrs. Huỳnh Thị Member died 20 years later. Two bodies were later buried in the Church of the Holy Palace Arrondissements. Here, 2 side 2 of 2 grandparents, with plaster. In the middle is 2 parts marble Tomb, above the tomb is full of statues, 2 2 grandparents, are also of marble with fine pattern. The children of the Kingdom are eating into your learning and is the great fill countless land owners in the southern States of the continental province, received pensions from the Nguyễn Dynasty though not imperial. Later, a grandson of the Kingdom is Nguyen Huu Thi Lan became the wife of King Bao Dai, Empress Nam Phuong. It is rumored that King Bao Dai's not rich by the district, in the life of King Bao Dai, wife's money more than Royal's. Dowry of Queen Nam Phuong when retrieved the King Bao Dai up to 20,000 gold.
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  • Cannot put in because it was already dark, but nice. I was lucky because I happened to be when I was lost.
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