Immaculate Conception Cathedral

Church is located at a distance of 2.5km from Pondicherry bus station. The Immaculate Conception Church also known as “Eglise de Notre Dame de la Conception Immaculee” on the Mission Street.

Church of Capuchins was founded in 1686, is dedicated to Saint Peters. Outside the government park, it was constructed as a small chapel. Till 1729, it served as the Parish Church and the name was later changed to Immaculate Conception Church.

Magnificent structure with beautifully constructed interior and exterior designs. In front of the church there is an esplanade where tourists can take part in the ceremonies organized in the church. The church was also visited by Mother Teresa. Every year 8th December the feast of the church is celebrating.

Mass prayers are organised at this church from Monday to Saturday at 5:15 AM and 6:15 AM. On Sundays, prayers at the church are performed at 5 PM.

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