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Calcada do Combro | Bairro Alto, Lisbon, Portugal
Bairro Alto, Bica & Cais do Sodré
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Between Bairro Alto and Santa Catarina neighbourhoods you'll encounter this church, but will not be taken by it's grandeur from the exterior. On the inside you'll find one of the most decorated and lovely churches of Lisbon. It's baroque interiors is detailed and gilded and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

You would never know from the stoic exterior what detail and beauty lies within this modest-sized church in Bairro Alto. We took in the Sunday morning Mass to start what was our last full day visiting Portugal. It ended up being the best day of...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 24 October 2016

This little church in the Bairro Alto is a lovely place to stop. A Traditional Lisbon city church, where the buildings are very simple on the outside and the inside is compact, with shallow chapels and nave. This allows the guilded Alter, Pipe Organ and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I were walking on our way across Lisbon to the Estrella Basilica and thought this was a government building. We realized after looking more closely that it was a church, and didn't expect much since this was a fairly out-of-the-way location. We...More

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank frantzrt
Reviewed 25 April 2015 via mobile

And then again, Lisboa has so many fantastic churches and this is one of my favourites. The facade is discrete to invisible, but the baroque interiors are just impressively beautiful with an enormous wall organ and my absolute favourite ceiling decorations: the colours must be...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2014

I have seen few references to this church so was startled when we entered to find it is large and ornate(baroque) with painted ceiling. Perhaps slightly less gilt than São Roque, but not much. Beautiful side altars and wooden side seating; ornate high altar. Massive...More

Date of experience: May 2014
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