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The walls and pillars of the chapel, built in the century. XVII, are lined with thousands of human bones and skulls. Ceilings with murals realtivas death. Written on a plaque next to the door, the phrase "We bones that are here for your hope...more
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Interesting to visit but not a very artistic use of the remains. Just stuck on the walls in rows. The only bit of Design was around the doorway. Still, if you are in Evora you might as well visit it as you can check out...More
Included with the 3€ for Sara and 4€ adult ticket was the Chapel of bones and the restored church along with the “If” in my title. The chapel of bones was interesting but not overwhelming as it does not come close to Catacombs in Paris....More
The Capela dos Ossos itself is interesting but doesn’t compare to the catacombs in Paris, however, the restored church tour and religious artifacts are worth one’s time. Of particular interest was the several hundred depictions of the nativity scene that a private collector (family from...More
The walls and pillars and ceilings of this small chapel, part of the bigger church, are decorated with wall-to-wall genuine human bones!
As far as I am aware, it is unique. the idea is to convey the message that "Your Bones Will Be Here One...More
For just 4 Euros (3 if a senior) you get entry to three attractions. The chapel of bones is amazing - the interior walls are covered in human bones and skulls and the ceilings are beautifully decorated. There is a poem about how you should...More