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Igreja do Colegio Sao Joao Evangelista

Rua Ferreiros 105 | 9000-082, Funchal, Madeira 9000-082, Portugal
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Most ornate decoration inside, very good, many different scenes and saints depicted in full colour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Norman D
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We only were able to 'look' in the front door as we just didn't have time, however, walking and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Rua Ferreiros 105 | 9000-082, Funchal, Madeira 9000-082, Portugal
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"beautiful church"
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"worth a visit"
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"blue and white tiles"
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"painted ceiling"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Most ornate decoration inside, very good, many different scenes and saints depicted in full colour along each side as well as the impressive alter.

Thank Norman D
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We only were able to 'look' in the front door as we just didn't have time, however, walking and taking pictures outside is well worth the walk by. Central in Madeira and close to the sea walk.

Thank Teresa H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a must to visit...... Beautiful tiles on the sides Lovely very old woodworks Get up the tower...nice views ..

Thank Helidonia
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful church in Funchal. Lots of gold around all the alters. Went up the tower for one euro and had beautiful views over the city .

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Dripping with gold and gilded features, this is nevertheless worth a visit if you're in Funchal town

Thank Barrie and Deir... T
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Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

I preferred this church to the cathedral. Every part of it is ornately decorated. Music was being piped in as we toured which made it very peaceful it is very close to the cathedral about a two minute walk.

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Whilst meandering around the streets, you must visit this wonderful church, even if you are not religious. The sheer splendour of the architecture and the ornate works inside are beautiful. Do ensure that your flash is turned off as a curtesy to others, also no...More

Thank Terry W
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Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Unexpectedly ornate design inside as the exterior is not as decorative. Worth a visit. It's free to visit.

Thank Simone_hammy_bunny
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

Please take the time to visit this small but delightful church it is beautiful On the tourist route you cannot miss it

Thank lindmackay
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

This church is one of the most beautiful church I have ever seen. The church is very unique, I've never seen someting like that. It is free of charge and you can take some pictures. The woodcutart is truly stunning.

Thank Kristina A
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