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Museu De Arte Sacra De Arouca

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Main building in Arouca

The monastery is the main building in Arouca, and it has been dedicated as a museum. It only offers... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
JesLon
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Valladolid, Spain
Museum in monastery

The monastery is the largest white building in Arouca city center, and it used to be a wealthy... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2015
Elena S
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Helsinki, Finland
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24 Jul 2018
“Main building in Arouca”
19 Jun 2016
“interesting overall - could be better”
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Largo de Santa Mafalda, Arouca 4540-108, Portugal
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Reviewed 25 July 2018

The monastery is the main building in Arouca, and it has been dedicated as a museum. It only offers guided visits, to the grounds where the monks used to live, and an interesting and relatively small collection of sacred art. We could have done with...More

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Reviewed 20 June 2016

The visit around the old monestary grounds or interiors is short as it focuses much moreon the sacred art exhibition - which is kinda meh... if they added a better tour of the monestary I'd give 4 stars

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Reviewed 21 March 2015

The monastery is the largest white building in Arouca city center, and it used to be a wealthy cistercian monastery for daughters of rich families. The paintings are organized one room per time period, so you get an interesting walk through the centuries. There are...More

Thank Elena S
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