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Igreja de Santiago e Panteao dos Cabrais

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Important cemetery

Such important people are buried in this small church. A must and a great opportunity to discover... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
Salutec L
via mobile
Worth a Stop

This is a small church and is closed over the lunch hour (12-2), but it is worth a visit as you can... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
Geoffrey E
St. Catharines, Canada
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Rua do Castelo, Belmonte 6250-048, Portugal
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Such important people are buried in this small church. A must and a great opportunity to discover who these important people were.

Thank Salutec L
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This is a small church and is closed over the lunch hour (12-2), but it is worth a visit as you can get a sense of the history of this town and colonization from the exhibit as well.

Thank Geoffrey E
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Small museu very little to see. Most of the museu in Belmonte have very little to see. Good to see history.

Thank Ricardo P
Reviewed 12 April 2017

it is a trip to where it all begun. Pedro Alvares Cabral the discoverer of Brazil and its important family have their roots in here, have a trip back in history and learn all about them...

Thank drchrysc
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

If you are interested about the Cabral Family and like old church's this is a nice place to visit. The church is very well maintained and you have access to all places with a fair amount of information. The team in the front desk is...More

Thank Roberto D
Reviewed 4 October 2015

This Roman-gothic church is thought to have been built in 1240. There is a granite statue of Piety, impressive for its crude beauty but well suited to the harmonious simplicity of the church. A church annex houses the Cabral family's pantheon although the remains of...More

Thank JoBloggs771
Reviewed 12 December 2014

The towns in central Portugal gave birth to many famous Portuguese navigators and one such example is D. Pedro Álvares Cabral, whose birthplace is Belmonte. Because of these you can find examples of the Cabrais' cote of arms throughout the village. In the family partenon...More

Thank D_SOliveira
Reviewed 28 October 2014

You are in Belmonte, a famous Portuguese historical village and a landmark in the history of two countries: Portugal and Brazil. Belmonte, if you don't know, is the birthplace of legendary Portuguese navigator, D. Pedro Álvares Cabral. On April 22nd, 1500, on the command of...More

Thank LuizDutraNeto
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