(fig.) in the centre of Saigon, i.e. Ho Chi Minh
City. The edifice is 58 meters tall and was completed in 1880 AD, by
and for French-Indochinese colonialists.
In front of this Catholic church building is
a statue of Our Lady,
known in French as
Notre Dame, i.e. the Virgin Mary, the mother of
after whom this cathedral is named.