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The Earth Stand Out in Front of this Eighteenth-Century Temple.

The chapel of Santa Barbara is four blocks from the main square towards the top of Barichara... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Culinary-Consultants
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Italy
Quaint old small church

The church is at the end of town. Can easily walk or take a Tuk Tuk. The church is only used now... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
John P
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Palm Coast, Florida
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The chapel of Santa Barbara is four blocks from the main square towards the top of Barichara. Sculptures of a cross and oxen ploughing the earth stand out in front of this eighteenth-century temple. This is a good place to stop and observe the rows...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018

The church is at the end of town. Can easily walk or take a Tuk Tuk. The church is only used now for weddings, funerals and baptisms. Beautiful view of the town. Tree outside represents two lovers. Two trees that grew together entwined. The facade...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Very old chapel. The first of Barichara. Recommended and easy to access. It’s inside the town. Best view of Barichara from the chapel.

Thank JuanchoTorresLara
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Nice little church at the top end of town. Some interesting stone statues out front. Art exhibit going on when I visited so didn’t go inside.

Thank Panamajoe2017
Reviewed 11 January 2018

An interesting building, and once a church, this has become an art gallery inside. Be sure to enjoy the facade and the square.

Thank Frederick H
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

The exterior is much nicer than the interior. It adds a lot to the overall city look as you can see it from lots of narrow lanes.

Thank LevinY
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

If you like churches then this one is one to stop in and see! It’s over 400 yrs old and is preserved to show the culture of a time past. They do not even hold Mass here any more and it’s only rented out for...More

Thank Zack A
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I went to view several movies at this church. It is very big and has good acoustics. The church per se is simple but is shows some architectural features of the time of construction.

Thank Adriana R
Reviewed 2 September 2017

It's nice to see if you are walking around in Barichara, but I wouldn't really go to Barichara to see this chapel. The city on its own on the other hand is very charming. Wandering through these tranquil streets with shops and bars is very...More

1  Thank packtolife
Reviewed 23 July 2017

A very nice old little church, almost totaly empty inside. The floor is a ramp to the altar. Why ? In order to pay penitence.

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