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Sacred Heart Church, Guangzhou: 8 reviews and 16 photos


The Sacred Heart Church was built on a site that was originally occupied by the office of the Guangdong/Guangxi Provinces governor during the Qing Dynasty until it was completely destroyed by the French army sometime around the end of the Second Opium War... After that, the area was "leased" to the French and construction of the church followed shortly thereafter...

Directions: On Yide Xilu, just west of Jiefang Nanlu.

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 11, 2003
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