View of the whole with chapter houseThis cathedral, one of the largest Catholic churches in the Mekong Delta, is located in the central city. The cathedral is 60m long, 18m wide and 20m high. The interior seats more than 1000 worshippers. The church, on a kind of concrete island, is magnificently lighted at night.
The bell towerThe 164 foot bell tower is in the form of clasped hands, which are then holding the cross.
Left: the nave exterior; center and right: the front entrance
The adjoining chapter house
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