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Founded by royal charter of D. Sebastiao in 1569, the Jesuits' College of Funchal marked, throughout the centuries, the lives of the inhabitants of Madeira Island. For more than 400 years of history, it served a number of tenants, from British...more
Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Rua Ferreiros, Funchal, Madeira 9000-082, Portugal
We were just passing and the doors were open. We went inside and what a church. We were greeted by one of the students who offered use free audio sets to use. Very interesting. The students are very friendly and helpful.
We very much enjoyed our walking tour of Funchal with Augustine. His English is excellent and he is very well informed.He is part of a programme whereby overseas students present the history and culture of Madeira. Excellent,not to be missed. Very reasonably priced
Jesuits'college of Funchal is a beautiful building very interesting place to visit you can go right up to the top and look over Funchal town the views are amazing and also you can see the cruise ships which makes a good photo.
Had a guided tour round the towhall with Augustin Cochet....and it was very very good
He speaks good English and explained a lot of historical things from Madeira and the
After that I visited the Jesuits college.....you HAVE to go and support...More
The Chapel is the best church we visited on the island. The rest of the Jesuit College is a working University college and we were shown round a small part of it by an enthusiastic volunteer student (who probably learned as much from us about...More