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28 Jun 2018
“Another beautiful church”
1 May 2018
“bella basilica”
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

I happened to pass by it on my way to somewhere else. I always need to make a stop inside to see how different the interior may be from the others in the city. If you're in the area, it is worth a stop.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lcb5310
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Beautiful basilica worth the visit. A must see in the middle of Lisbon. The area around it has great cafes and restaurants.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mosques
Reviewed 22 April 2018

This is a small pretty church with an ornate painted ceiling. It was built in the Barque style. If you are nearby it is worth stopping to enjoy the pretty interior. This church holds religious services so dress modestly and no flash photography during services....More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank 184DonP
Reviewed 1 November 2017

The most impressive feature to my eye is the painted ceiling, which is quite lovely. Otherwise another baroque church, impressive scale as it probably just serves a neighborhood.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Not large, but very much worth a visit. Excellent art and simple but clean alter and a ceiling that is excellent.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank yogiacomo
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Pretty much it to be honest. It's "nice" but nothing "special". If you like to see churches it's going to be okay but it lacks the hallelujah factor!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank rmcc00ty
Reviewed 17 May 2017

It is great that Lisbon has so many beautiful churches where it is possible to enjoy some stillness and quiet amidst the bustle of the streets outside. This one feels like a reward for getting most of the way up the hill in Chiado!

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 25 March 2017

Basilica dos Martires is next to the Baixa-Chiado Metro on the busy street and square. Drop in for a bit of peace and maybe contemplation. Harmonious interior with baroque features with unusual but effective ornate green ceiling.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank Nomadman411978
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This beautiful church is located on a rather busy shopping and touristic street, However, once you get inside, the acoustics of the church somehow manages to isolate all the noise from the street outside. Worth a 5-minute visit.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank TheShis
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Absolutely stunning - finally something to compare to the colors and beauty of the Italian churches.Could not have enough awe to appreciate this gem.Highly recommended, especially when tired of trendy shopping around. 10 min. uphill walk from Rossio, or use store elevator. Tramway 28 also...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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