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Church of S. Bartolomeu (Vila Vicosa)

| Vicosa Village, Vila Vicosa 7150-000, Portugal
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We rarely pass a church that is open and free

This is a lovely, medium sized church on the main square of Vila Vicosa. Truly, there is little... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2018
solomon5
,
Florida
Have a look

Somewhat bare and "cold" but the side chapels and main altar are definitely worth a closer... read more

Reviewed 23 November 2017
Fernando P
,
Lagos, Portugal
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good49%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
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24 Mar 2018
“We rarely pass a church that is open and free”
23 Nov 2017
“Have a look”
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| Vicosa Village, Vila Vicosa 7150-000, Portugal
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Reviewed 24 March 2018

This is a lovely, medium sized church on the main square of Vila Vicosa. Truly, there is little else on that square. We found it open and enjoyed a few minutes of meditation and exploration.

Thank solomon5
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Reviewed 23 November 2017

Somewhat bare and "cold" but the side chapels and main altar are definitely worth a closer look. It's free and it doesn't take a lot of time.

Thank Fernando P
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Jesuits got kicked out 1700s and this became the parish church. Its a beautiful serene interior and unlike some churches in Europe now, it seems cared for and well used.

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

Very nice, small church in Vila Viçosa. With lots of history and traditional architecture, paintings and art crafts.

2  Thank Daniel E
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Reviewed 16 August 2015

I'm not religious but love buildings built for contemplation and found this church sublimely beautiful, I was lucky to be in there alone for a long time, it reminded me that churches in England used to have an open door policy, those days sadly have...More

2  Thank DaSt
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Reviewed 23 June 2015

Unlike many of the religious buildings throughout Portugal, this church breathes with a living and worshipful presence, full of flowers, and news of its missionaries. The external appearance belies its internal beauty, looking like a town hall rather than a place of worship, situated as...More

3  Thank jollyrobert
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