travel french polynesia tahiti papeete churches

The influence of missionary work is evident in many of the churches of Polynesia.
The churches in the large city of Papeete tend to appear more conventional.

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Notre Dame Catholic Church, Papeete, Tahiti, established in 1875.
It is also called the Cathedrale de l'Imaculee Conception.



Interior of Notre Dame Catholic Church, Papeete, Tahiti, established in 1875.



Interior of Notre Dame Catholic Church, Papeete, Tahiti, established in 1875.



Rear view of Nortre Dame, Papeete, Tahiti, 2007.



Eglise Evangelique, the largest Protestant church in French Polynesia, Papeete, Tahiti, 2007.
This church grew out of the early work by the London Missionary Society.





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