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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The thing to see is on the outside, the inside is cosy as any church but nothing screaming originality.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DonCesar
Reviewed October 27, 2018

You just have to visit this place if in Porto. Im not realigious in any way but the Alter and chapel had me sat down and just wondering at the place for 15 mins. It not a large place but a must to see.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Aguerrooo
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Ok so beautiful baroque tiled Churches are not exactly in short supply in Porto, nevertheless this is one of the more impressive ones, there was a service going on when I was there so I was only able to take a brief look inside but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Igreja das Carmelitas is, like all other churches in Portugal (as best I can tell), beautiful. The nice thing about this particular church is that you also get to visit the hidden house and Igreja do Carmo (for the price of 2.50E if you’re willing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stacy M
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Stunning, yet over-decorated baroque church in the typical Portuguese style. Definitely worth a look, but whether you like it depends on your taste.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed September 18, 2018

these beautiful building will gives you lovely vibes, although entire old city is like that but this was amazing from the architecture point of view.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

This church does not look impressive from the outside but it is full of very valuable art and many other religious articles. No, its not stuffy just old.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hansulricha
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Very nice church located in the city center full of history and baroque architecture! A great example of Portuguese religious style

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

This church sits next to another church, just divided by the narrow house in the middle. The inside of the church is beautiful. Spend a few minutes inside, great to get out of the sun. it’s free to go in but a donation to the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank L_K1509
Reviewed September 3, 2018

But actually is/are two beautiful churches joined by the smallest house in Porto. The famous hidden house. The earlier of the two churches is mid-17th century. Was part of a convent for carmelites. It is beautiful inside with fine artwork. Altar is gorgeous.

Date of experience: August 2018
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