Catholic Cathedrals

Sacred Heart Cathedra

Occupying 0.68 acres (2,754 square meters), it is the most magnificent cathedral in Guangzhou. It is not only the largest Gothic cathedral in China and Southeast Asia, but also one of the four stone made Gothic cathedrals in the world. It consists of a main hall and two side halls on each side. All the walls and pillars are made of granite. Its period of construction lasted from 1863 to 1888, lasting around 25 years. It opens to the public in mornings and Catholics enjoy entry priority. Photo-taking is not allowed while inside.
Location: No. 556, Jiubuqian, Middle Yide Road
Transportation: Travelers are suggested to take the Guangzhou subway line 2 or line 6 to Haizhu Square Station and exit the station at Exit B1/B2 to Yide Road. Then walk along Yide Road to arrive at the cathedral.
Tel: (020)83392860; (020)83399675

Shamian Catholic Church Our Lady of Lourdes

Built in 1890, it is located on the southern part of Shamian Island, Guangzhou. It covers an area of about 466 square yards (389 square meters). Besides the main hall, there is a grotto and a statue of Our Lady of Lourdes in its courtyard.
Location: No. 14, Shamian Avenue
Mass Time: 07:00 from Monday to Saturday and 08:30 on Sunday
Transportation: Take subway line 1 or line 6 to Huangsha Station and get out of the station from Exit F. Walk to Shamian Island to find it.
Opening Hours: It opens from 06:00 to 11:00 and from 14:30 to 17:30 during weekdays and from 06:00 to 17:30 on Saturdays and holidays.
Tel: (020)81217858

St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral

Location: No. 26, Shanhehou Street, Yuexiu District
Mass Time: On Sunday: 10:00 (English); 15:00 (Chinese)
Transportation: Take the subway line 6 to Dongshankou Station and exit the station at Exit F. Then take a taxi to the cathedral. The distance from exit to cathedral is around 1.5 miles (2.5km) and the fee is around CNY10.

Henan Baogang Catholic Church

Location: No. 4, Chongzhengli, Baozhengzhi Street, Tongfu Middle Road, Haizhu District
Mass Time: 07:00 from Monday to Saturday; 08:00 on Sunday
Transportation: Take the subway line 2 to the 2nd Worker’s Culture Palace Station and exit at Exit D to Tongfu Middle Road. Then walk along this road until you see an ICBC then turn south to the destination.
Tel: 34372498

 Christian Churches

Fangcun Christian Church

Location: No. 27, Xinyi Road, Fangcun District
Sunday Worship: 09:30 (Mandarin); 14:00 (Cantonese)
Transportation: Take subway line 1 to Fangcun Station and exit at Exit B2. Walk along Fangcun Avenue East to Xinyi Road and go along that road to the destination.
Tel: (020)81580441

Dongshan Christian Church

Location: No. 9, Sibei Tongjin, Yuexiu District
Sunday Worship: About ten Prayer Meetings such as Intercession, Prayers for Healing, Women’s Prayer Meeting, Men’s Prayer Meeting and so on are held on Sunday
Transportation: Take Subway line 6 to Dongshankou Station and exit at Exit E or F, and then walk to reach the destination.
Tel: (020)87776305

Henan Christian Church

Location: No. 23, Hongde Fifth Lane, Hongde Road
Sunday Worship: 09:30 (Mandarin); 12:00 (Cantonese)
Transportation: Take local bus line 9, 10, 16, 31, 79, 114, 183, 188, 226, etc to Hongde Road Station or bus line 131b, 989 to Tongfu West Road Station and then walk to the destination.
Tel: (020)84422935

Zion Christian Church

Location: No. 392, Middle Renmin Road, Yuexiu District
Sunday Worship: 09:30 (Mandarin & Cantonese); 12:30 (Cantonese); 19:30 (Chinese); group activity (in Chinese and English)
Transportation: Take subway line 1 to Ximenkou Station and exit at Exit A. Walk along the Zhongshan 7th Road to Renmin Middle Road and walk southward to find it.
Tel: (020)81889054

Guangxiao Christian Church

Facing to the east, it has an appearance of Notre Dame de Paris being seen from the front gate. It combines Chinese and Gothic styles.
Location: No. 29, Guangxiao Road.
Sunday Worship: 09:00 to 10:30
Transportation: Take subway line 1 to Ximenkou Station and exit at Exit C to reach Guangxiao Road. Walk along Guangxiao Road for around 109 yards (100m) northward to find it.
Tel: (020)81087837

Shifu Church

Location: No. 54, Fengyuanzheng Street, West Longjin Road, Liwan District
Transportation: Take subway line 1 to Changshou Road Station and exit at Exit B. Look for Baoyuan Road and go along this road to West Longjin Road to find the destination.
Tel: (020)81727472

Shahe Church

Location: 1F, Block C, No. 87, Lianquan Road
Sunday Worship: 09:00 (Cantonese); 14:00 (Mandarin)
Tel: (020)37365846

Shiqiao Church

Location: No. 80, Shabei Road, Shatou Street, Panyu District
Sunday Worship: 09:00 (Mandarin); 13:30 (Cantonese & Mandarin)
Tel: (020)84895541

Chini Church

Location: Jixian New Village, Chini Town, Huadu District
Sunday Worship: 10:00 to 11:30
Tel: (020)86841710

Ci’en Church

Location: G11-12, No. 18, Xinjie Industry Avenue, Xinhua Street, Huadu District
Sunday Worship: 09:30 (Mandarin & Cantonese); 14:30 (Cantonese)
Tel: (020)86869567

 Christ Church Shamian (Anglican)

Location: 60 Shamian South Street, Liwan District
Sunday Worship: 9:30 Sunday Service (in Cantonese / Mandarin); 11:00 Mandarin/English Service
Transportation: Take subway line 1 or line 6 to Huangsha Station and exit at Exit F to Shamian Island. Then follow the signs to find it.
Tel: (020) 81217950

 Church of Our Saviour (Anglican)

Location: No. 184, Wanfu Road, Yuexiu District
Sunday Worship: 09:00 (Cantonese); 11:00 & 19:30 (Mandarin)
Transportation: Take local bus line 7, 24, 35, 36, 61, 182, 194, etc to Wanfu Road Station and walk westward to find it.
Tel: (020)83335778

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