Tuesday, May 29, 2007

St. Michael's Church

St. Michael's Church, Beijing

St. Michael's Church, also known as Dongjiaomin Catholic Church in the Foreign Legation Quarter, a 15 minute walk east from Tiananmen Square, was built in 1902.

St. Michael's Church, Beijing

The twin-spired, Gothic-style church served as the place of Christian worship for the French community of Beijing. The church was closed in 1958 and did not reopen again until 1989.

The church is known for its beautiful stained glass windows. Mass is held from 6.30 am on weekdays and at 7 am, 8 am and 6 pm on Sundays. English services are held on Fridays and Sundays.

Access - Getting There

St. Michael's Church
Dongjiao Minxiang
Tel: 651 35170

Sunday Mass: 7.00 am, 8.00 am, 6.00 pm
Weekday Mass: 6.30 am

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