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Amazing Architecture

One of the most exquisite and beautiful churches we visited in Portugal. Externally it is great... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Alexandre C
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Teresopolis, RJ
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A 12th Century Romanesque temple

This Romanesque temple was possibly built in the 12th century, over another of Visigothic origin... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
tpilomia
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Chaves, Portugal
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18 Oct 2017
“Amazing Architecture”
20 Aug 2017
“A 12th Century Romanesque temple”
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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

One of the most exquisite and beautiful churches we visited in Portugal. Externally it is great, but once you enter, be prepared. Ceilings in wood, beautiful altars and a marvelous organ will really amaze you!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Alexandre C
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This Romanesque temple was possibly built in the 12th century, over another of Visigothic origin. The bell tower and a portal are from medieval times and two Renaissance style portals were added in the 1500's.Part of the internal walls are decorated in typical blue and...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

The history of this church goes back to the early Middle Ages. The first mention is in 1259. The bell tower stll remains from the Medieval era as well as its main door. There were later improvements with Italian influences In the interior the medieval...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Ray V
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