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Old Protestant Cemetery

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Burial ground for the early Protestant community

One of three World Heritage attractions at Camoes Square north of the Ruins of St. Paul, this is... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2018
LetsGoToMacau
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Macau, China
Interesting stop

We stopped here while walking around the historic centre of Macau - it is a short walk beyond the... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2018
roaming_kiwi58
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Christchurch, New Zealand
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Reviewed 27 November 2018

One of three World Heritage attractions at Camoes Square north of the Ruins of St. Paul, this is was the burial site of the early community of Protestants that settled in the Portuguese colony. The cemetery dates back to the early 19th century. It includes...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 25 January 2018

We stopped here while walking around the historic centre of Macau - it is a short walk beyond the ruins of St Pauls, adjacent to the Casa Garden & Camoes Garden. It was interesting to look at the tombstones and imagine how these people ended...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank roaming_kiwi58
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We were wandering around Macau near the St. Anthony's Chapel and we ran across this old protestant cemetery. This is a very tiny cemetery, yet it is really cool to check out if you are in the area. Plan for a 15 minute visit. Most...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Interesting to see this space in Macau -- not easy to get to from the main attractions in the city, but if you're walking around in the area stop by and spend a few minutes looking around and reading some of the inscriptions on the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Matt D
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

This is a very magical place with a spiritual feel. If you are in the area then it's well worth a visit. Especially moving are the children's graves.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank honestgab
Reviewed 4 May 2016

The beautiful final resting place of many foreigners in Macau; a peaceful respite in the middle of the hustle and bustle of Macau.

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Boise_Jax
Reviewed 12 December 2015

aside from the dead, we were the only ones there on the day we visited...small cemetery dating back to the 18th Century which gives you some idea of the many people who must have passed through macau from foreign lands with the majority meeting an...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank sallychicago
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Tucked away behind walls and a closed church, this is a consecrated place well worth a visit ifor anyone interested in the history of Macau. Check out in particular the children's graves on the upper terrace.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Snewc78
Reviewed 5 September 2015

Next to the Luis Camoes garden and the Casa Garden so easy to look into, but it's small and not much of a sanctuary, especially with the lack of seating.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank mrdom
Reviewed 1 July 2014

The Old Protestant Cemetery is in the historic district of old Macau, and there is a small, white chapel on the grounds, and the cemetery itself lies below. The graves themselves are from individuals from many countries, and the oldest ones are from the late...More

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank Ironclad35
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