Churches in Guangzhou

Catholic Cathedrals

Sacred Heart Cathedral
Sacred Heart Cathedral
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 metro 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.
 

 Shamian Catholic Church Our Lady of Lourdes

Shamian Christ Church
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 metro line 1 or metro 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.
 

 St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral

Location: No. 26, Shanhehou Street, Yuexiu District
Mass Time: On Sunday: 10:00 (English); 15:00 (Chinese)
 

 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
 

Christian Churches

 Fangcun Christian Church

Location: No. 27, Xinyi Road, Fangcun District
Sunday Worship: 09:30 (Mandarin); 14:00 (Cantonese)
 

 Union Church Hope Fellowship Guangzhou

Location: 4F, No.559, North Tianhe Road, Tianhe District
Transportation: Take metro line 3 and get off at Gangding Station. Then walk north around 800 meters to find this church.
 

 Tianhe Christian Church

Location: No.16-20, Middle Daguan Road, Tianhe District
Transportation: Take public bus no.325, 448, 497, 506, 508, 548, 564, 574, 902 or 903 to get there.
 

 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
 

 Henan Christian Church

Location: No. 23, Hongde Fifth Lane, Hongde Road
Sunday Worship: 09:30 (Mandarin); 12:00 (Cantonese)
 

 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)
 

 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
 

 Shiqiao Church

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

 Chini Church

Location: Jixian New Village, Chini Town, Huadu District
Sunday Worship: 10:00 to 11:30
 

 Ci’en Church

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

 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
 

 Church of Our Saviour (Anglican)

Location: No. 184, Wanfu Road, Yuexiu District
Sunday Worship: 09:00 (Cantonese); 11:00 & 19:30 (Mandarin)

- Last modified on Jan. 30, 2019 -
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