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Typical peaceful old church

If you like wandering into historical buildings and admiring their tranquillity, it's worth... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Good church

Sao Clemente Church originally dates from the 13th century and built on the site of a mosque with... read more

Reviewed 10 February 2017
London, United Kingdom
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31 May 2018
“Igreja Matriz de Loulé ou Igreja de São Clemente/The Mother Church of Loulé or Church of Saint Clement”
2 Apr 2018
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Rua da Matriz, Loule 8100-549, Portugal
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Reviewed 31 May 2018

I started my visit to Loulé by embarking on a trail through the old section of town. This church, dedicated to Saint Clement, serves as the main church for the town and is located just inside the old walls of Loulé. While it isn't extraordinary,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Eitleoir
Reviewed 2 April 2018

This is a very old church ,not so much gold adornments as lots of catholic churches it has a really fine organ which we was lucky enogh to hear being played as we visited. The church has a lovely peacefull air and the people welcoming.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Very old church wonderful place to chill,the Allen organ is really spectacular,they are fortunate to have such a valuable 3 manual instrument.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Christopher W
Reviewed 22 October 2017

If you like wandering into historical buildings and admiring their tranquillity, it's worth wandering up here for a peek. Not a must-see unless you have a special interest in old churches, but a nice church in the historic centre to give you a feel of...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank gapdreamer
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Sao Clemente Church originally dates from the 13th century and built on the site of a mosque with the tower replacing the minaret. It has been successively damaged by earthquakes and restored. Happily the fine tower has been left in its original state without the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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