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Kohima Cathedral (Mary Help of Christians Church)

Features

Catholic Cathedral is located on Aradura Hill in Kohima and it is largest cathedral in North East region. Catholic Cathedral Kohima, is an architectural landmark, besides its standing as the centre of the Catholic Church of Nagaland. The church is noted for its architecture which incorporates many elements of traditional Naga houses, including its facade which resembles that of a Naga house. The construction of the cathedral was mostly funded by Japanese people who wished to construct a monument to the Japanese soldiers who died in the Battle of Kohima during the Second World War.

Important Events & Festivals

Contact the cathedral for events details.

Timings

8.00 am to 5.00 pm

How to reach

Nearest airport is at Dimapur with 74 km. Nearest railway station is Dimapur. Kohima is connected by road transport to Imphal and Guwahati.

Contact

0370-2800978/2228452, This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

Website

www.kohimadiocese.org

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