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Rua dos Pastorinhos, Fatima 2495-301, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When you walk into the house, you see how simple the children were, in their little village that has become a pilgrimage site. You imagine Jacinta working with their mother in the kitchen, and Francisco playing in their room. And after all these years, that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Achikins
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How does one rate the earthly home of two saints - the youngest in the Catholic Church's roll of canonized persons - Saint Jacinta and her older brother Francisco Marto? These humble shepherd children were 7 and 9 years old respectively when together with their...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cyreese
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Great history to learn more about the shepard's. Very historic it was great. Amazing stories and amazing to learn they died so young. Well worth it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank louc15
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

After visiting the shrine we chose to walk to the little town of Aljustrel.. (do not walk people, take the little train... Huge mistake..) The town itself is pinturesque and unique. It still maintains an "old village" feel to it, which makes it very interesting....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Muggle2000
Reviewed 3 October 2018

It is well worth the trip to see the homes of the children when you are visiting Fatima. The 2 homes are very close to each other and only take a few minutes to walk through. While you are there, don't forget to go to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Keith B
Reviewed 19 September 2018

This kids must have been extraordinary! Being in the small house where they lived you really feel serene, it is a lovely place.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Elena257
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

If you are in Fatima and read some of the story of the three little children, this is the house of two of them and the great grandson take care of the museum. It will take you 20 min, but it is important to learn...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jose Carlos G
Reviewed 30 June 2018

Very moving going through the house and reading and hearing all about the little shepherd children and what a sad life they had

Date of experience: June 2018
Reviewed 22 June 2018

I visited this cottage with my tour group. It was very interesting to see the house where Jacinta and Francisco lived, There were replicas of their beds as well as other furmishings.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mur40
Reviewed 7 June 2018

It was a larger house than I expected, with many rooms. It is well preserved and the furniture and textiles give a very real feel for how life was for Francisco and Jacinta.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Arthur O
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26 October 2018|
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Response from Arthur O | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous answers - you can do it, but drive carefully - it's narrow and there are always many people walking in the roads!
Juanita V
22 August 2018|
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Response from Arthur O | Reviewed this property |
It's a lovely location and it's very popular. You can take a tour, or walk there, or take the little train. Well worth doing, whatever method of travel you choose!
28 August 2017|
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Response from maureen63632016 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, if your physically fit it is possible to walk. There is a small train available, which takes you all around the area. Hope this is of help.