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Sao Tiago Church

Largo de Sao Tiago do Castelo | Next to Obidos Castle, Obidos 2510-106, Portugal
+351 262 103 180
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Sao Tiago Church Repurpose

Small church that has been ingeniously reinvented as a bookstore. The interior has had a modern... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
FWontheroad
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Vancouver, Canada
Interesting. 📚 📚

We dropped into Sao Tiago church whilst exploring Óbidos. It’s a fascinating how it’s been... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Ellemay
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Sydney, Australia
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“choir loft” (2 reviews)
“bookstore” (2 reviews)
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Largo de Sao Tiago do Castelo | Next to Obidos Castle, Obidos 2510-106, Portugal
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+351 262 103 180
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Small church that has been ingeniously reinvented as a bookstore. The interior has had a modern floorpan installed without disturbing the church interior. A good selection of books in a number of languages and a small gallery, museum dedicated to fabric arts in the choir...More

Thank FWontheroad
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We dropped into Sao Tiago church whilst exploring Óbidos. It’s a fascinating how it’s been transformed into a modern bookshop. It’s located next to the castle & is definitely worth a look.

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Reviewed 10 October 2017

This was one of the most interesting locations for a bookshop I have ever been to! This church, dating back to the 12th century, has been re-invented as a bookshop. It is lovely and quiet inside, with a great selection of books, even some English...More

Thank Ch00klady
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

This former church sits at the top of Obidos, next to the Castle. It has been re-purposed into a book store. The choir loft should be visited as there you will find a local embroidery artisan (Natalie Santos) who sells exquisite tablecloths and napkins which...More

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Reviewed 13 June 2017

Great church repurposed into a bookstore. You can walk in and browse for free. It's near the entrance to the castle and ramparts.

Thank flaneur40
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

It is worth popping in to look at this building and how it is now used. It has some English titles. It is also an escape from the crowds.

Thank Robin L
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