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Largo Sao Pedro, Obidos 2510-086, Portugal
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

We went through the church, but were somewhat disappointed to see it is primarily a bookstore. I wouldn't waste my time again.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank eaglecadd
Reviewed September 23, 2018

There are plenty of pretty little churches in Obidos. This one has one of the most impressive altars in the town. Very much worth a visit. Didn't see anyone else go inside when we were there.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed June 28, 2018

The Church of Saint Peter in Obidos, Portugal is a lovely small town church in a very cute little town.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank kathysellers
Reviewed April 30, 2018

One doesn't have to go far to come across a church in Portugal and it can be easy to pass them by. This church isn't especially inspiring, but it does contain a very nice altarpiece, so it's worth a few moments of your time to...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Eitleoir
Reviewed January 13, 2018

una chiesa molto bella ora sconsacrata ed usata come libreria. merita di essere visitata dopo aver camminato per le vie in salita del paese a very beautiful church now deconsecrated and used as a bookshop. deserves to be visited after walking through the uphill streets...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank matteocianca
Reviewed January 7, 2018

Located in the centre of the village this rather plain looking church has an interesting history. Some good telework is featured and the church also features a bookstore.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank mschmitt255
Reviewed November 22, 2017

This church is rather plain except for the main altar made of hand-carved wood covered with gold leaf, one of only two things that survived the 1755 earthquake (the other survivor being the bell tower). (P.S. there are lots of pictures posted here that are...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Fernando P
Reviewed October 19, 2017

Very small but pretty nice inside. The outside does not do justice to the inside. an active parish needs respect for locals praying

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank JTL07825
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

It looks impressive as you walk the path toward it. The steps in are steep. Inside is a nice book store tucked around parts of the past church. The alter is still there - very nice.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Gary C
Reviewed September 18, 2017

Located in a nice square is well worth a short visit. Please respect the church and for men remove your hat on entering. Very ornate altar.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Anthony S
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