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Peaceful

Lovely church with some very unusual statues. I liked the group one of Jesus washing the disciples... read more

Reviewed 25 November 2017
louiseholistic
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Lovely church in Santa Cruz

This is a lovely church to visit and was filled with flowers on the day we vsiited. It is in a... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2017
lyndac00per
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25 Nov 2017
“Peaceful ”
3 weeks ago
“Cultural Center for Santa Cruz”
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Rua Irma Wilson 1, Santa Cruz, Madeira 9100-161, Portugal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by the church one afternoon, and it was amazingly busy. A celebration with live music and dancing was well underway, with a crowd, just in front of the church. There were folk coming in and out of the church, so we were able...More

Thank PhilViking
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Despite a warm day the church was cold and musty. The altars are richly decorated but the whole place felt unwelcoming.

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely church with some very unusual statues. I liked the group one of Jesus washing the disciples ‘ feet. Quiet, cool and tranquil.

Thank louiseholistic
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is a lovely church to visit and was filled with flowers on the day we vsiited. It is in a square with cafes and trees.

Thank lyndac00per
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

A beautiful church as are all the churches that we visited in madeira.....so peaceful inside and calming .

Thank Sophie99
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This is a beautiful, contemplative church that is just perfect for a few minutes' meditation or silence on a busy holiday.

Thank John P
Reviewed 5 April 2017

While strolling round santa cruz came across this delightful white church. Would have loved to attened a service here but couldnt find times for services.

Thank glenpenrob
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The Gothic Church of Santa Cruz ,Named by some As Sao Salvador is the biggest Church outside of Funchal. The Building was started in about 1479 and finished in around 1520 ( not exact figures but near to ).The Church is one of the oldest...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2017

A lovely church at any time of year but to get best suggest visit during the end of Christmas celebrations for Santo Amaro. The efforts made to decorate the church and the adjacent squares are impressive.

Thank Timothy9999
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We visited on 16 January. The huge Nativity model was still in place in the area of the altar and there were many beautiful flower arrangements and decorations everywhere. The side altars are very ornate. It was a lovely peaceful atmosphere.

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