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Church of St. Sebastian (Igreja de Sao Sebastiao)

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Beautiful church

The detail is amazing. It is a must see inside. We tried to see everything inside but a service... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
kwest3556
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Decatur, Illinois
Small but exquisitely formed

A beautiful old church which is accessed through a very interesting museum. Everything in here is... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2017
PaulaGalvin
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Kildare, Ireland
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12 Apr 2018
“Don’t miss this in Lagos”
12 Oct 2017
“Beautiful church”
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

A small church only used for special occasions. It has an historical meaning for Lagos going back to the earthquake and an Irish Sea captain if my memory serves me well but the lady we met there explained everything patiently in English for us

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank G905ZGgeorgel
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The detail is amazing. It is a must see inside. We tried to see everything inside but a service was about to start

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank kwest3556
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

The outside is worn however if you get a chance to go into the Church it is a must. The ceiling is made of wood which I did not expect, if you want to look around please check the times of opening as there are...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Really hoped to see the bone chapel but the church was locked. Had to make do with photos of the outside.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank ElleJayCardiff
Reviewed 10 January 2017

A beautiful old church which is accessed through a very interesting museum. Everything in here is gold but because the church is so dark, it is hard to get the full effect.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank PaulaGalvin
Reviewed 10 August 2016

This Church seems to stay closed except for Masses. In fact it is gated and locked in my experience. We attended 10am Mass there, or least we attempted to. Within minutes of arriving I felt that the Church was suffocatingly warm. I left to get...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank patsIreland
Reviewed 19 April 2016

Closed when I arrived but the man sitting around the side kindly unlocked the door. Inside you walk the sacristy which is a mini museum and then enter the church which is very dark. I never use flash in churches out of respect even when...More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 16 April 2016

The church is entered via a small museum which is quite interesting with local artifacts etc. Nominal entrance fee. The church (although gold) is not that well lit and would benefit from more lighting to really make the gold shine. Wonderful carvings etc and worth...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank calnor
Reviewed 11 October 2015

This is a really Wonderful church, a good Location to Pray and to calm down After all that Noise in downtown.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank turbotom2015
Reviewed 5 October 2015

paid a visit to this church. It also contains a small museum. The ceiling was being restored when we were there, but it was still worth the visit. €3 fee to enter, but discovered it was free on Wednesdays.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank PatOMH
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