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Address: Rua Henrique Calado | Old Town, Albufeira, Portugal
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The Misericórdia Chapel is a former Arab mosque, located at the Rua Henrique Calado, near the Archeological Museum. Its a very pleasant place to visit. They sell some handmade... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 8, 2015
Frits L
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Albufeira, Portugal

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Albufeira, Portugal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

The Misericórdia Chapel is a former Arab mosque, located at the Rua Henrique Calado, near the Archeological Museum. Its a very pleasant place to visit. They sell some handmade stuff for the good cause. The photo is not correct.

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 348 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Very typical of the local area and architecture sits this charming church, always admire these, because it looks very different to the churches at home. Unfortunately couldn't get a look inside, because it was closed most times I went past.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

Lovely views from the outside. My wife and I ventured in during mass on Saturday evening. The decor inside was not as elaborate or ornate as I expected but a great piece of architecture nonetheless.

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Geilenkirchen, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

Viewing this chapel from the outside I found it pretty. It is good for taking pictures. It is close to the city centre.

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Sheffield
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2012

A must see while you are there absolutely beautiful all lit up at night and in a lovely area of the old Portuguese town

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