Chợ Lớn

Chợ Lớn, usually Anglicized as "Cholon" in English sources, is a quarter of , . It lies on the west bank of the , having Bình Tây Market as its central market.

Landmarks in the Area

Place of worship
The Thien Hau Temple, officially the Ba Thien Hau Pagoda, is a Chinese-style temple of the Chinese sea goddess Mazu on Nguyễn Trãi Street in the Cho Lon of District 5 in , . Photo: Christopher, CC BY 2.0.

Buddhist temple
Quan Âm Pagoda is a Chinese-style Buddhist pagoda located on Lao Tu Street in Cho Lon, District 5, , . Photo: DoktorMax, Public domain.

Chợ Rẫy Hospital is the largest general hospital in , , founded in 1900 during the French colonial rule as Hôpital Municipal de Cholon. Photo: trungydang, CC BY 3.0.

Photo: Bùi Thụy Đào Nguyên, CC0.

Localities in the Area

Bình Thạnh is a district of in . is situated 8 km northeast of Chợ Lớn. Photo: Magicknight94, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Chợ Lớn

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