Asian Architecture Info

Meyong Dong Catholic Cathedral

Official name: The Cathedral Church of the Virgin Mary of the Immaculate Conception in Myeongdong
Also known as
Meyongdong Cathedral
Formerly known as Jonghyeon Cathedral
1 Myeongdong
Basic Information
Type Holy Place
Neighborhood: Myeongdong
More Information
  • August 5, 1892: Ceremonial start of construction.
  • May 29, 1898: This building opened to the public.
  • November 27, 1977: This building was named National Historic Landmark Number 258.