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Beautiful Church

Must see this church if you're anywhere in the area. From here you can take a walk around the... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
Walter A
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Povoa de Varzim, Portugal
XV-XVI century beautiful church

It's the biggest and considered the main church of Vila do Conde. Its construction started at the... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
PedroRBC
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

Must see this church if you're anywhere in the area. From here you can take a walk around the Medieval neighbourhood. The entrance is reminiscent of the way the Portico da Gloria must have looked like in the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela before the...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

It's the biggest and considered the main church of Vila do Conde. Its construction started at the end of the XV century (1496-1497) and ended in the begging of the XVI century (1514-1515). It's a National Monument since 1910 because of the importance of the...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Eye catchy church located next to morning market. A simply medieval structure church, no frills. If you are near Vila do Condo, and you are into religion, art, architectural, come by to take a look. Plenty of pay parking around the church.

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

It is a "must see" if you are close to Vila do Conde, as most very old churches in Europe, religion with art.

Thank Nuno T
Reviewed 18 May 2017

A very simple substantial construction with very few elaborate details. Inside decor was very austere as well.

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Reviewed 3 May 2017

A showcase of the late Gothic Portuguese architecture. It is the sumptuous composite Portuguese style of architectural ornamentation of the first decades of the 16th century, incorporating maritime elements that was probably introduced by the Portuguese voyagers. This is what it means by the Manueline...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2016

It's a medieval construction! This church is really a surprise. It's well located near downtown and its interior is an example of good art!

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Reviewed 3 July 2016

Stunning Manueline style church dating back to roughly 1500AD. Its stone block exterior, tall bell tower and highly stylized portico give it a commanding presence set within a tranquil square. Inside, towering arcs that run the length of the chapel give the appearance and feel...More

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