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The workmanship is amazing

Just about all the buildings I have been to have not been disappointing, including this one. Gosh... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
Sydney, Australia
Another beautiful church in a small town

There is no shortage of beautiful churches in Portugal. Misercordia is at the top of the hill and... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2018
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Adro da Se, Viseu 3500-195, Portugal
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Reviewed 5 October 2018

Lovely church located across the cathedral in old town. Missing it while in the erea would be a big mistake. Keep in mind that this a great place to pray and not just take pictures.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andre S
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Just about all the buildings I have been to have not been disappointing, including this one. Gosh, I am blown away every time I walk into a building, church or the like. Honestly we take for granted the craftmanship of the day. We don't do...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

Another important building to include on your tour of Viseu, to learn more about its history and architecture.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Peter F
Reviewed 19 May 2018

There is no shortage of beautiful churches in Portugal. Misercordia is at the top of the hill and adjacent to a visitors center. As always, go inside!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

Viseu, an impressioning old city with many churchs and ancient palaces, this church in front of the old cathedral is baroque style nice decorated; wonderful architecture, nice facade.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

It's interesting to see these two massive churches opposite each other with total different architecture.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Church dating from the eighteenth century. Together with the cathedral and the Grão-Vasco Museum, they surround the magnificent "Adro da Sé". The interior of this church is simple but harmonious. Through a side door to the church you can access the Mercy Museum of Viseu

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank José T
Reviewed 9 October 2017

You can see it from almost everywhere, and together with the Se (just opposite it) it really marks the Viseu skyline

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 26 June 2017

The museum is spread over a number of floors at the special exhibit at the time we were there was themed chess boards. The religious artefacts are interesting and the church is quite beautiful.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Geoffrey E
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

This is slightly younger structure from the 1800's. This is right across from the cathedral. Not very grand but worth to see as well.

Date of experience: June 2017
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