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  • St. Ignatius Cathedral

    158 Puxi Lu, near Nandan Lu

    蒲西路158号, 近南丹路

    6441 2211
    More commonly known as the Xujiahui Cathedral, St. Ignatius was designed by English architect William Doyle and built by the French Jesuits between 1905 and 1910. Recently...
    St. Ignatius Cathedral Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Xuhui
  • St. Joseph's Church

    36 Sichuan Nan Lu, near Jinling Dong Lu

    四川南路36号, 近金陵东路

    6328 0293
    Founded in 1860 by Father Louis Helot, St Joseph's serves a mostly English-speaking Roman Catholic parish. The red brick church was built in romanesque style with gothic elements.
    St. Joseph's Church Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Huangpu
  • Jade Buddha Temple

    170 Anyuan Lu, near Jiangning Lu

    安远路170号, 近江宁西路

    6266 3668
    The Jade Buddha Temple is still a working Buddhist monastery. It's home to two white jade Buddhas, carved from a single slab of Burmese jade. One is a sitting Buddha, bejeweled...
    Jade Buddha Temple Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Tourist Attractions
    Putuo
  • Longhua Temple

    2853 Longhua Lu, near Longhua Park

    龙华路2853, 近龙华烈士陵园

    6456 6085
    The temple itself consists of four main halls housing numerous statues of Buddha and his disciples. Principle features include an ancient iron bell (rung 108 times on the New...
    Longhua Temple Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Tourist Attractions
    Xuhui
  • Sacred Heart Church

    151 Hongfeng Lu, near Biyun Lu

    红枫路151号, 近碧云路

    138 1750 3946
    The International Community of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church was first built in 1744. Still, it was forced to move to several locations before finding a home in its current...
    Sacred Heart Church Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Pudong
  • Mu'en Church (Moore Memorial Church)

    316 Xizang Zhong Lu, near Hankou Lu

    西藏中路316号, 进汉口路

    6322 5069
    The Moore Memorial Church, also known as Mu'en Church, is located on Xizang Zhong Lu, in the middle of department stores right across from People's Square. Built by the only...
    Mu'en Church (Moore Memorial Church) Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Huangpu
  • St Peter's Church

    270 Chongqing Nan Lu, near Hefei Lu

    重庆南路270号, 近合肥路

    6467 8080
    St Peter's Church was first built in the 1930s as a Byzantine style church with a central dome and five chapels. It sheltered many thousand parishioners during the Second...
    St Peter's Church Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Huangpu
  • Hengshan Community Church

    53 Hengshan Lu, near Wulumuqi Nan Lu

    衡山路53号, 近乌鲁木齐南路

    6437 6576
    Shanghai's best known Protestant church, otherwise known as Guoji Libai Tang or the International Church, was established in 1925 and is popular among expats. The church was...
    Hengshan Community Church Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Xuhui
  • Zhen Ru Temple

    399 Lanxi Lu, near Tongchuan Lu

    兰溪路399号, 近铜川路

    6297 1581
    The temple’s name, zhen ru, is the Chinese translation of a Buddhist philosophy term “Tathata”, or Suchness. First built during the late-Song dynasty, and completed during Yuan...
    Zhen Ru Temple Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Tourist Attractions
    Putuo
  • Shanghai Grace Church

    375 Shaanxi Bei Lu, near Beijing Xi Lu

    陕西北路375号, 近北京西路

    6253 9394
    Shanghai Grace Church is a Protestant church holding services in both English and Chinese. This red brick church and bell tower is part of a structure originally built by...
    Shanghai Grace Church Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Jing'an
  • All Saints Church

    425 Fuxing Zhong Lu, near Danshui Lu

    复兴中路425号, 近淡水路

    6385 0906
    The Protestant All Saints Church on Fuxing Zhong Lu was originally built by the American Episcopal Church in 1925. It is a Christian church in a typical 17th-century style with...
    All Saints Church Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Huangpu
  • Dongjiadu Lu Catholic Church (St. Francis Xavier's Church)

    185 Dongjiadu Lu, near Zhongshan Nan Lu

    董家渡路185号, 近中山南路

    63787214
    Built in early Spanish baroque style in 1853, the gorgeous St Francis Xavier Church, better known as Dongjiadu Lu Church is the first foreign built church in Shanghai. It is...
    Dongjiadu Lu Catholic Church (St. Francis Xavier's Church) Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Huangpu
  • Xiahai Temple

    73 Kunming Lu, near Haimen Lu

    昆明路, 近海门路

    -
    Xiahai Temple was once where the surrounding fishermen and sailors visit to pray for safety and luck, as name in Chinese 下海 literally means “Go Down to the Sea”. It was...
    Xiahai Temple Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Tourist Attractions
    Hongkou
  • Holy Trinity Church (Sheng Sanyi Tang)

    201 Jiujiang Lu, near Jiangxi Zhong Lu

    九江路201号, 近江西中路

    6333 1120
    The oldest Anglican cathedral of its kind in China, Holy Trinity Church is off-limits to the public. Located just off Nanjing Donglu, the original Trinity Church was a shoddy...
    Places of Worship
    Tourist Attractions
    Huangpu
  • Fa Zang Jiang Temple

    271 Ji'an Lu, near Fuxing Zhong Lu

    吉安路271号, 近复兴中路

    -
    Built in 1929, Fa Zang Jiang Temple is the only Buddhist monastery that practices Tendai Hokke - the earliest Zen-practicing sector founded in China and widely practiced in...
    Fa Zang Jiang Temple Shanghai
    Places of Worship
    Tourist Attractions
    Huangpu

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