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“What a beauty...”
Review of Igreja de Sao Roque

Largo Trindade Coelho | Bairro Alto, 1200, Lisbon, Portugal (Encarnação)
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Ranked #6 of 212 attractions in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: Religious Sites, Concerts, History Museums, Architectural Buildings
Traveler Description: São Roque Church   The São Roque Church (Saint Roch Church – patron saint of those sick with the plague) is located at Largo Trindade Coelho. The... more »
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“What a beauty...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

Don't judge the book by the cover means Igreja de sao rouque, very humble gate and building from outside and what a beauty inside! It's not Dome or Notre dam but it has her unique beauty ,,great place for photography lovers ...many details in sculptures to enjoy...

Visited April 2013
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“over the top church interior”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

I am not a great fan of baroque catholic churches so wish I had given this one a miss. reminded me of too many I have seen in Rome and other Italian cities. I preferred the plain architecture of the Se.

Visited August 2013
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“Amazing Igreja de Sao Roque”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

even though the facade of the Church is not impressive at all, it is very impressive from inside, with its luxurious gilded chapels. Definitely worth a visit.

Visited August 2013
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“Gorgeous Church”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

One of my favorite churches in the city! I actually enjoyed more than the Sao Francisco. Check out the ceilings when in the church.

Visited August 2013
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“Stunning church”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

From choice I prefer this to Lisbon cathedral. The church is so ornate inside with stunning chapels and one of the most expensive chapels ever made. Just be in awe of all the gold in this church. Just up the stairs from Rossio station this church is easy to find and well worth a visit.

Visited July 2013
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