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Ornate blue Interior

The church seemed closed but I noticed some people entering through a latched side door. As it... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Mary A
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Drogheda, Ireland
Very interesting ceiling and wall designs

This baroque church, located on the south side of the Praça de Camões, is worth visiting for its... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Ray V
,
Chaves, Portugal
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16 Mar 2018
“Ornate blue Interior”
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“A must-see in Chaves”
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This is probably the single most monumental sight in Chaves: a baroque church full of tiles. Excellent free guided tours in the interior explaining the main features of the history, arquitecture and the narrative of the tiles. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

The church seemed closed but I noticed some people entering through a latched side door. As it turned out, there was a coffin reposing near the altar and the grieving relatives were receiving sympathisers. The church interior was dark and the walls and ceiling are...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

This baroque church, located on the south side of the Praça de Camões, is worth visiting for its fine and extensive tiles depicting scenes from the Bible and the life of Christ.

Thank Ray V
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