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Magnificent ancient blue and white tiles on the side walls

Some Franciscan friars arrived and settled at a small hermitage outside Coimbra dedicated to Saint... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2017
Marc V
Yet another beaufiful old Church

Coimbra has so many wonderful Churches and the St. Anthony of the Olives is no exception... read more

Reviewed June 5, 2017
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12 Nov 2017
“Magnificent ancient blue and white tiles on the side walls”
29 Jul 2017
“Old but beautiful”
Largo Padre Estrela Ferraz, Coimbra 3000-318, Portugal
+351 239 711 992
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Reviewed November 12, 2017

Some Franciscan friars arrived and settled at a small hermitage outside Coimbra dedicated to Saint Anthony of Egypt. Saint Anthony began here his franciscan life after leaving the Canons Regular of St. Augustine.

Thank Marc V
Reviewed July 29, 2017

There is some kind of chamr to the Igreja de Santo Antonio dos Olivais, though old it is clearly a beautiful structure.

Thank Emma G
Reviewed June 5, 2017

Coimbra has so many wonderful Churches and the St. Anthony of the Olives is no exception. Fantastic architecture, beautiful carvings make this a deserved destination whether just for visiting or for quiet contemplative prayer

Thank Douglas552
Reviewed September 18, 2016

Located in the Coimbra suburb of Santo Antonio dos Olivais, the church is small, reflecting that it is after all a parish church. It is well worth a visit and there is a graveyard alongside with numerous mausoleums.

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Reviewed August 12, 2014

Igrejia S. António dos Olivais. This church is situated outsider of the historical part of Coimbra really on a place you would not expect such a nice viewing church. To enter you have to walk up by the nice staircase. Once on the inside you...More

Thank hans-jaguar
Reviewed December 18, 2012

It is perfect. Very relaxed, with a beautiful view on the neighboring hills. Quite far from the center of the city and on a hill, take e.g. bus no. 7 or 7T.

Thank Dmitry V
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