Assumption Cathedral is Bangkok‘s principal Roman Catholic Cathedral and the main church of the Archdiocese of Bangkok, which dates back to 1662.
It was built between 1910 and 1918 to replace an earlier church on the same spot, and repaired after sustaining severe damage during World War II.
Pope John Paul II visited the church during his trip in 1984.
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Article Title: Assumption Cathedral : Bangkok, Thailand
Short Description: The Assumption Cathedral is the principal Roman Catholic church of Thailand, located within the grounds of Assumption College at 23 Oriental Avenue, New Road, in the Bang Rak district of Bangkok. It is the main church of the Archdiocese of Bangkok.
Author: Ruang-Ampon Buniad
Publisher - Orgnization: Asia Travel Gate
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