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Capela Nova ( Igreja de Sao Paulo )

Rua dos Combatentes da Grande Guerra, Vila Real 5000-635, Portugal
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Difficult to find after even more difficult to park the car! Beautiful small church but we had... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2018
John H
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A beautiful and unusual facade of the ever-surprising Portuguese Baroque !

Attributed to Nicolau Nasoni with majestic columns on each side of the portico, curved pediment... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2017
cviegas2016
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Vila Real, Portugal
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Rua dos Combatentes da Grande Guerra, Vila Real 5000-635, Portugal
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

Difficult to find after even more difficult to park the car! Beautiful small church but we had found a similar one earlier and not far away! Difficult to justify a special trip to vila Real although we did add it to a visit to Palace...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2017

Attributed to Nicolau Nasoni with majestic columns on each side of the portico, curved pediment with dynamic elements, surmounted by the statue of St. Peter holding the papal cross, flanked by two angels. Regarding the interior, the main altar and side chapels in gilded carving...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2016

Nice atmosphere- lovely painted tiles. Worth a visit. Architecturally interesting and a little unusual on the outside.

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Reviewed 3 September 2015

Capela Nova – New Chapel. This chapel is located in the “Rua Dr. Roque da Silveira” in Vila Real who is in the city centre, when you drive by car as we did, you should use the Gps and put it on the “Fastest” way...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2014

In beautiful Vila Real, right at its historical center, in the old "Largo do Poço", now named "Rua dos Combatentes da Grande Guerra", but known to everyone as "Rua Central", you'll find one of the town's most beautiful churches: "Capela Nova" (New Chapel, in the...More

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