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200-1, Jeon-dong, Wansan-gu, Jeonju, Jeollabuk-do 560-040, South Korea
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The staff are unfriendly as hell. We were trying to go for the 5pm mass, but unfortunately 4.50-ish pm is also when they're ushering the non-worshippers out as well. We were rudely shoved out the gate TWICE until I managed to get through to the...More

Thank schixzotic
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Part of the Jeonju Hanok Village. Taking photo is difficult as it’s crowded. Constructed in 1908 & completed in 1914.

Thank BB_Singapore
Reviewed 11 October 2018

I don't recommend this. To Koreans, it's a kind of unique to see the Catholic church in the center of the traditional city. So it's more interesting to see this for Koreans. It's one of few church buildings built early 19th century. I've seen one...More

Thank Dong L
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Nice looking facade on the outside for a few quick snaps. Access to the hall was prohibited which is where the intricate details of church architecture tends to be

Thank MelvrickG
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We didn't go inside, but took many photos from the exterior façade. It is a handsome architecture with unique history. Please stop by on your way to Hanok village.

Thank JoJoDallas
Reviewed 1 August 2018

The best thing of the cathedral is the location and view. The management team is also good to manage the facility. The cathedral has a really good old structure.

Thank christianusfrederick
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

This place locate near Gyeongijeon. Many couples wear hanbok dress and take a photo here. No need to pay for enter.

Thank unzc
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Located on the edge of the Jeonju Hanok Village is this most impressive and distinctly different style of architecture, this Catholic church was built between 1908 and 1914. The architectural style is described as Roman-Byzantine, the rooftop has three Byzantine bell towers, it was particularly...More

Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Right by the hanok village, it is actually the bus stop we got off at from the station. The church has a few statues outside and does have some charm however Jeonju is more famous for the Hanok village.

Thank wanderlust_rambler
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

It is not as special as I expected it too be. Very average church, interesting background. You cannot go totally go inside anyway, free!

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