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Beautiful Church.

Sacred Heart Church is very famous and popular. Location is good. City centre is near. Many... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2017
Pondicherry, India
Nice church

Very nicely maintained, neat and clean, situated in the prime location of Chandannagar alongside... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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Reviewed 7 February 2017

Sacred Heart Church is very famous and popular. Location is good. City centre is near. Many interesting places are nearby.

Thank PSChanda
Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Very nicely maintained, neat and clean, situated in the prime location of Chandannagar alongside the famous Strand. Loved the ambience.

Thank drkaushikmandal
Reviewed 19 May 2016

The church stands in the middle of the town near the river with an extended small garden and is open to all though photography is not allowed yet the Father permitted us to take quick pictures on our visit . All in a pleasant experience...More

Thank pilgrim_gsa
Reviewed 31 January 2016

This is a quiet, neatly kept church in a small, commercial town. The grounds are pleasant and serene, and the interior of the temple is similarly peaceful, reverent, and well-maintained. I do recommend this church for a quick visit if you are going to be...More

Thank MattPosner
Reviewed 23 November 2015

Its located very near to the Strand (Ranighat). The church stands for over two centuries to mark the beauty of the architecture during the French period — a good place to visit for the historians and tourists alike. Very similar to Bandel church. We were...More

1  Thank RBan26
Reviewed 26 September 2015

This is a beautiful example of the presence of the French in Bengal.(The French had colonies in Pondichery, Karikkal, Mahe and Chandannagar ) Shaped like a Cross, the church has excellent stained glass works in windows, skylights.The pillars, columns and the entire work is

Thank Joy_0f_Travelling
Reviewed 30 August 2015

This is a beautiful church given a very special feel by Father Orson Welles, an amazing chap with a real feel for people of all nations and all religions. What a man!

1  Thank grannywalescc
Reviewed 2 August 2015

The finest example of colonial French architecture in Bengal. The church used to be the centre point of Chandernagore during the colonial days. It is a big church with beautiful interiors. Worth visiting during Christmas.

Thank Bornav
Reviewed 18 May 2015

A very well maintained Church. It is situated very near to the famous land mark Strand in Chandannagar. The church is having a very well kept garden in addition other sacred things connected with Jesus.

Thank SN R
Reviewed 9 January 2015

Chandan Nagar church is situated in the Hooghly district , West Bengal of India. It was previously a French colony. It is basically a suburban town situated on the bank of river Hooghly and opposite to North 24 Parganas district of West Bengal. The town...More

4  Thank biasedcoin
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