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Rua de Santa Catarina 428 | Esquina com a Rua Fernandes Tomás, a 30 metros do Bolhão-Porto, Porto 4000-444, Portugal
+351 22 200 5765
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am not sure if you can go in or not but seeing it everyday walking by or hanging out near by was enough for me. It is beautiful and very representative of the city. Was so nice to see every time we came up...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank yorosey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must see while in Port. Beautiful inside and out. Wonderfully ornate and well kept. Location is not far from cafe majestic so maybe do both on same day.

Date of experience: February 2019
Reviewed December 26, 2018

The façade of the church is lovely. The door is not always open to enter, but at least the exterior is a sight to be seen. It is tucked within a shopping district.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank savedade
Reviewed December 10, 2018 via mobile

Remarkable church, specially outside, you don’t see something like this everyday, really eye catchy.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 5, 2018

For those who likes the tiles and contemplate reflectively a place of tranquility from the XVIII century, which had its origin in a wooden chapel erected in honor of Sta. Catarina.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Antonio S
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Situated at the corner with outstanding blue tiles . Very outstanding feature . Good to visit if in the vicinity

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 31, 2018

Beautiful chapel on Rua Santa Catarina. It dates from the 18th century and is well worth a visit. On a really busy street but it is a haven of tranquility.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Robbiecan
Reviewed October 24, 2018

The Chapel dates back to the 18th century and the exterior walls were tiled in the early 20th century with magnificent blue-and-white tile (azulejos) panels depicting scenes from the lives of various saints. We were fortunate enough to be able to go inside which was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank c0verdale
Reviewed October 21, 2018

This Chapel is famous for its tiled exterior, which is very impressive definitely worth seeking out when in the city for a Photo-stop. There was a service in progress when I was there so I didn't go inside

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 235AndrewR
Reviewed October 17, 2018

Situated on a corner in the walking street Rua Santa Catarina, the chapel is remarkable for the huge tiles mural on the side wall and front of the building. The interior is also worth viewing with gilt statues and art works

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank John R
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