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Rosary Cathedral Minor Basilica

No.151, Wufu 3rd Rd., Qianjin Dist, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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A historic and beautiful cathedral

The cathedral was built in 1800’s, and had beautiful stained glasses, sculptures, and structure... read more

Reviewed February 19, 2018
Scarlet C
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New York City, New York
Small historical church at the Love River

It is a small church but the architecture looks history. The English Sunday mass is at 11 AM. They... read more

Reviewed January 16, 2018
VT94588
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Pleasanton, California
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No.151, Wufu 3rd Rd., Qianjin Dist, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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Reviewed February 19, 2018

The cathedral was built in 1800’s, and had beautiful stained glasses, sculptures, and structure. It has an English and a Chinese version of guides about the cathedral you can request. It was very well maintained. A great place to worship or for a visit. Very...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2018

It is a small church but the architecture looks history. The English Sunday mass is at 11 AM. They used LCD monitors to tell what page to rad and what to sing.

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Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Nice place to see in Kaohsiung and feel Taiwanese for Roman Catholic. This place is walk distance from Central Park MRT. The interior of this Church is fantastic. Ancient style.

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Reviewed May 28, 2017

This is one of the more traditional Cathedrals. It is not large but a real fine work of art. Take the time to look around this gem.

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Reviewed April 23, 2017

We discovered this Cathedral while out for an exploratory walk. It is set back a bit from the street and is fronted by a water feature with koi. The interior of the Cathedral is not lavish but pleasant and rather plain. Worth a view.

1  Thank cebcolpitts
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Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

I was so lucky to meet a church member , he gave me a brief tour. Amazed with their history. The building is very well maintained and preserved. Placed near Love River. Walking distance from central park mrt station.

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Reviewed August 4, 2016

This Is a small nice church, if you have seen other churches before the de tour Is worth only if you are nearby

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Reviewed July 26, 2016

Charming and peaceful service. Gentle. Lovely singing and packed out - standing room only at the back and sides. Glad I stopped by and stayed for the service.

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Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

The cathedral is located close to Love River. The oldest cathedral in Kaohsiung with the beautiful fish pond where Hail Mary is placed in the centre surrounded by golden bars. Really beautiful.

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Reviewed April 30, 2016

Holy Rosary Cathedral, Kaohsiung was established in 1860 and rebuilt in 1928. It is the oldest Catholic church in Taiwan, The church is considered the most beautiful church in Taiwan. However, to be frankly, it is far less majestic and brilliant than many cathedrals in...More

2  Thank liucy752
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Arjhaye A
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Response from christerrific | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late response. We walked over from city centre - the cathedral is not far from the Love River, 10 mins walk.
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