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St. Joseph Seminary and Church

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Secret Baroque Church in Macau

If you want to see a rare example of a Baroque church in Asia, make sure to include a stop at St... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Macau, China
A place where you can learn

The church and the museum can give you a lot of information about the History of IHS. If you want... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Harry W
Hong Kong, China
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“Secret Baroque Church in Macau”
2 Mar 2018
“A place where you can learn”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you want to see a rare example of a Baroque church in Asia, make sure to include a stop at St. Joseph's Church during visits to Macau World Heritage. Built by the Jesuits in 1758, St. Joseph's Church is just a stone's throw distance...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

The church and the museum can give you a lot of information about the History of IHS. If you want to know more, you should really come.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Harry W
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

The church is located in the middle of housing area. Going up and down slope road .. the building is beautifully well maintained. I visited and attended the Sunday mass . So solemn.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Luvalexa
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The Treasure of Sacred Art of St. Joseph's Seminary is the latest museum opening in Macau. Here you can view a collection of mostly 18th to early 20th century religious artefacts, a nice complement to visiting the St. Joseph's Church located at the same complex....More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank BradJill
Reviewed 3 December 2016

I found it to be the best Church of Macau. Huge, Spectacular, Marvelous and excellently built Church. The lightings, idols, architecture, paintings, ceilings, etc are worth to see. The entrance of the Church is not available from St. Augustine Square, but it is from Sanbaziheng...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed 20 May 2016

St. Joseph's Church is the third stop along the Macau Government Tourist Office (MGTO) sponsored 'Crossroads of China and Portugal' walking route which includes some of the best historic Portuguese and Chinese buildings in the Historic City Centre of Macau. The walking route starts at...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 7 May 2016

I think I am blessed by god that god bring me to this place. This place is peaceful, unlike the crowded casino. I can quietly to study in this place. But I do not study. I looking for the structure of the church. No long...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank well_Edward
Reviewed 5 May 2016

On the winding way from Leal Senado to the Mandarin’s House, we stepped, by chance and out of curiosity, through the open gate to the Seminario de S. Jose, leading to an impressive flight of granite steps and the façade of a beautiful baroque church....More

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank RayAnh72
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

Usually I don't like to go there unless it's necessary . The security guy was very weird . Very friendly, I'm not sure is it because not many people go to the church , the people work there looks like not get used to other...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank SalinaTai
Reviewed 10 September 2014

One of Macau's more attractive churches to visit is St. Joseph's Church located behind St. Augustine Square and down a side street, Rua do Seminario, from St. Lawrence Church. Here you will find a rare example of Baroque style architecture, blended with the traditional Portuguese...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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