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Igreja do Colegio Sao Joao Evangelista

Rua Ferreiros 105 | 9000-082, Funchal, Madeira 9000-082, Portugal
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a beautiful church on the main square in funchal

we were pleasnatly surprised to be able to wander into this lovely church with no entry fee! Once... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2018
john e
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
Wow. so much detail in a small place

lots of detail, very decorative. their was a reading taking place so we got to see that whilst... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Bladella
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Rua Ferreiros 105 | 9000-082, Funchal, Madeira 9000-082, Portugal
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

we were pleasnatly surprised to be able to wander into this lovely church with no entry fee! Once inside we were speechless - stunned by the beauty of the decoration. This is definitely a "must see".

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Reviewed 20 June 2018

lots of detail, very decorative. their was a reading taking place so we got to see that whilst visiting,

Thank Bladella
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

A very ornate church which is on main square not half way up road as shown on Google Maps. Worth a look.

1  Thank jcpilgrims
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

The Igreja do Colégio Church, also known as São João Evangelista and is a Jesuit building of Manueline style of the 17th century. This beautiful church is located in the old town of Funchal. Entry fee- FREE.

Thank Kristina P
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Reviewed 26 May 2018

Really beautifull church wich is also full when there is service going on. Big church with wonderfull ceilling

Thank hkwaks
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Reviewed 13 May 2018

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 22 April 2018

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 18 April 2018

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 .

Thank meena D
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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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