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Igreja Real de Sao Francisco

Rua da Republica, Evora 7000-650, Portugal
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Rua da Republica, Evora 7000-650, Portugal
266 704 521
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Igreja Real de Sao Francisco is very beautiful inside and has several chapels inside. The outside architecture is as well something special.

Thank leonardo_1964
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This church is in the center of Evora and besides the chapel of bones, well worht a viit if you go to Evora.

Thank Swiftwings
Reviewed 21 June 2017

This is not the most beautiful church in Portugal but it is quite pretty and is worth a visit if you're at the Bones Chapel. It is an active church - we walked in inadvertently during a mass for nuns, so do watch the timing!

Thank Geoffrey E
Reviewed 14 June 2017

This is a Baroque church that is free to enter. The Bone Chapel is next door and requires a fee. The fee includes entry to the small museum containing artifacts from earlier iterations of the church. The praca on which the church stands is also...More

Thank flaneur40
Reviewed 5 June 2017

At first sight it looks like a modern building but is, in fact, a wonderful restoration. There is an interesting collection of Nativity Scenes from Portugal and it's former overseas territories. Entrance is through the bone chapel next door. You can also see a presentation...More

Thank M V
Reviewed 19 May 2017

The church is quite nice, but most people come to see the Capela dos Ossos (Chapel of Bones). But above the chapel is a wonderful little religious art museum. It's quire modern in contrast to the rest of the visit. The Capela is out side...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 9 May 2017

The church, built during late fifteenth and early sixteenth centuries, is very nice to visit, but also allow yourself some time to visit the bones chapel (of course), the interesting museum (with plenty of information) and the lovely exhibition of nativity scenes from around the...More

Thank Dale63
Reviewed 27 April 2017

The price of admission is 3 euro for seniors or 4 for younger adults.'The church is beautiful. Unfortunately you may only view it from behind glass walls. The cript with the bones of 5000 monks is worth the price of admission. The church is beautiful...More

Thank Dick M
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

One of the biggest churches in Évora, this one of the buildings you must visit in a day in the city. The normal visit is with the Capela dos Ossos and the convent beside, but the church is interesting by its own.

Thank Óscar M
Reviewed 14 April 2017

What an amazing church and the wealth displayed there is truly amazing. After visiting this church you should take the time to visit the museum of bones right near it.

Thank Robyn-and-Rob
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