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Albufeira's Igreja Matriz

Rua da Igreja, Albufeira 8200-650, Portugal
+351 289 585 526
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A bit out of the way

From the main square you have to climb to the top of the hill on your west. The church is often... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lesterbeach
,
Winnipeg, Canada
via mobile
A wonderful church to visit.

I fall into the category of a not overly religious type of person,I respect all religions but I am... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Neil K
,
Liverpool, United Kingdom
via mobile
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“sunday mass” (8 reviews)
“bell tower” (2 reviews)
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Rua da Igreja, Albufeira 8200-650, Portugal
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+351 289 585 526
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"beautiful church"
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"sunday mass"
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"bell tower"
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"old town"
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"walk up"
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"worth checking out"
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"architecture"
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"donation"
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"landmark"
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"worship"
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"catholic"
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"choir"
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"earthquake"
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"iconic"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the main square you have to climb to the top of the hill on your west. The church is often closed. I wouldn’t go out of my way to see it.

Thank Lesterbeach
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Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I fall into the category of a not overly religious type of person,I respect all religions but I am not a practising Catholic and attend church much less frequently the older I get but I really do enjoy the architecture of places of worship be...More

1  Thank Neil K
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

This is a beautiful Church just beside Sant'Ana Church. We got mass here at 6pm on the Saturday and it was really lovely. The Young people who sang during the mass were great. A must to see

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Like the Church of Sant'Ana this is clearly a church that is strongly supported by it's local community. There is thought and care at almost every angle within and without. Whether the monies there or not it's clear that what they have is shared with...More

Thank TheRestlessTraveller
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Came across this church during my walk around Old Town. The original was destroyed during earthquakes in the 1700's. the current church was built in the 1860's. It's a working place of Worship and it was renovated in the last ten years. One of the...More

Thank motorcar1
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Reviewed 29 May 2017

Great music and a very busy place with worshipers everyone is friendly and everyone is made feel very welcome

Thank Francis M
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Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

As always on a trip to Albuferia, we visit this church for Sunday mass. It is extremely busy so you need to arrive in plenty of time to get a seat, seem to have a better chance to get a seat upstairs. Last Sunday, the...More

Thank ADYKY
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

A100 steps walk up and down from our hotel and few more walking uphill and downhill to get to mass on Sunday's seem nothing. I don't remember walking to church since I was a kid and this was re-living it! Loved the simplicity of the...More

Thank Sampageeta
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Reviewed 9 April 2017

We followed the music . We were walking up towards our hotel , it was roughly 10.30 pm . I heard what sounded like a horn or a warning for ships , followed by several others. Then a band , a brass band started to...More

Thank Jude H
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

As detailed by other reviewers Mass at 1100hours is a busy occasion and early arrival is necessary to ensure seated placement. Overall a good experience, possibly a bit more translations given the obvious various nations attending, lovely choir with really good soloists. Sermon is a...More

Thank J.D.Newcombe
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