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Rua da Igreja s/n | Sao Lourenco, Loule 8135-027, Portugal
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All reviewsbeautiful churchblue and white tilessmall churchworth a visitst lawrencethe main roadlittle gemhand painted tilesportuguese tilesentire churchwalls and ceilingmain bodyunique interioropening timesattending masslocal towneuro entrance fee
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Reviewed yesterday

Wow what a beautiful church for a wedding. The interior is spectacular, the altar design and the tiling are a sight to behold.

Thank henrye147
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting church to visit whislt in the area. Excellent example of the blue porcelain tiles typical of the region.

Thank mwmlau
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unique church with wall and ceiling covered in hand painted tiles. Never seen anything like this before. Worth to visit.

Thank MMPPM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A church which is beautiful, the tiled walls are spectacular and it is definitely worthy of a visit if in the area. Go with a smile, works wonders when approaching the Portuguese ladies supervising visitors! Do not touch your camera or your phone and you...More

Thank Jill M
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

A little gem... a pretty baroque exterior and a truly magnificent interior, well worth the €2 entry fee. Unfortunately the magnificence and aura of this holy place was marred by the volunteer attendants, one of who spent the entire time having a conversation speaking loudly...More

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Reviewed June 6, 2018

it's really worth a visit- the only problem is the opening hours, moreover the ladies in charge have that "flexible concept of punctuality". About 70 people were waiting at the door !!! Same thing last year already. I know they are volunteers but still, and...More

Thank oftherose71
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Small intamite church which is cover floor to ceiling with blue tile depicting stories of the life of St Lawrence.

Thank Mary B
Reviewed April 15, 2018

When you are in love with the famous Portuguese Azulejos you have to visit this beautiful church. The entrance fee is 2€.

Thank NoeB1
Reviewed April 10, 2018

Beautiful church well worth a visit if you are in the area. but it is easy to miss the turning for it. There is a similar church in Loule near the castle museum which opens similar times and you can take photo's. On the Photo...More

Thank z0lair
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

There are many churches but this one is really spectacular, both for its internal walls which are mostly blue tiles, and for the lavish gilt altar/reredos. Indeed the entrance has some quite lovely artworks also. Several images are of St Lawrence, who was martyred by...More

Thank Rob A
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SusanR1609
August 19, 2017|
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Response from traveltrailer | Reviewed this property |
Ditto previous answers re candles and lunch time closure. I think it remains closed on Monday morning also.
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Tim J
September 3, 2016|
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Response from jennyphillips60 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry , I dont know
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