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Igreja Nossa Senhora da Graca

Praca 12 do Setembro, Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde
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modest cathedral

modest cathedral worth to have a look around .nice service and singing on sunday. located in the... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Rabat, Morocco
via mobile
an austere catholic church

At Praia's main square in the southern 'Platô' is also located the pro-cathedral (a provisionary... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
Zurich, Switzerland
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28 Jun 2017
“modest cathedral”
2 Jan 2017
“an austere catholic church”
Praca 12 do Setembro, Praia, Santiago, Cape Verde
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

modest cathedral worth to have a look around .nice service and singing on sunday. located in the plaza.

Thank rosade
Reviewed 2 January 2017

At Praia's main square in the southern 'Platô' is also located the pro-cathedral (a provisionary cathedral) of Nossa Senhora da Graça (Our Lady of Grace). It is an early 20th century building with a - for a catholic church - surprisingly austere interior. The church...More

Thank saronic
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Nice and simple church. Well kept. It is in front of the main square on the plateau. The address indicated on tripadvisor is not accurate.

Thank 217fanny
Reviewed 11 August 2016

For history lovers, it's a must go site. Cape Verde is a Very catholic country, and people really care about this church...beautiful!

Thank Walter R
Reviewed 31 July 2016

If the cross would be removed nobody would suspect this being a church. Could be any building. Inside it does look like a church, with no real features of interest. It just looks nice.

2  Thank Berichthier214
Reviewed 11 March 2016

The church did not have the dark sometimes oppressive atmosphere of some old churches, but was quite light and spacious. There are a couple of main wall paintings, one on each side of the church. The benches are uncomfortable to sit on, but the church...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 15 February 2016

The church was built in 1903. The main altar merits some attention, but as in other churches in Cabo Verde the decoration is poor compared with colonial churches in Brazil which has the same Portuguese influence. One should remember that the oldest colonial churches on...More

Thank Jiri P
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