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Church of Saint Peter

Largo Sao Pedro, Obidos 2510-086, Portugal
+351 262 959 633
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  • Excellent25%
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  • Average27%
  • Poor1%
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“nice church” (3 reviews)
“bookshop” (2 reviews)
“altar” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Largo Sao Pedro, Obidos 2510-086, Portugal
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+351 262 959 633
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"nice church"
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"bookshop"
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"altar"
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"village"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Church of Saint Peter in Obidos, Portugal is a lovely small town church in a very cute little town.

Thank kathysellers
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

One doesn't have to go far to come across a church in Portugal and it can be easy to pass them by. This church isn't especially inspiring, but it does contain a very nice altarpiece, so it's worth a few moments of your time to...More

Thank Eitleoir
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Reviewed 13 January 2018

una chiesa molto bella ora sconsacrata ed usata come libreria. merita di essere visitata dopo aver camminato per le vie in salita del paese a very beautiful church now deconsecrated and used as a bookshop. deserves to be visited after walking through the uphill streets...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2018

Located in the centre of the village this rather plain looking church has an interesting history. Some good telework is featured and the church also features a bookstore.

Thank mschmitt255
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

This church is rather plain except for the main altar made of hand-carved wood covered with gold leaf, one of only two things that survived the 1755 earthquake (the other survivor being the bell tower). (P.S. there are lots of pictures posted here that are...More

Thank Fernando P
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

Very small but pretty nice inside. The outside does not do justice to the inside. an active parish needs respect for locals praying

Thank JTL07825
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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

It looks impressive as you walk the path toward it. The steps in are steep. Inside is a nice book store tucked around parts of the past church. The alter is still there - very nice.

Thank Gary C
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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Located in a nice square is well worth a short visit. Please respect the church and for men remove your hat on entering. Very ornate altar.

Thank Anthony S
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

It took a bit for me to mesh filling the mind and filling the soul. The book store juxtaposed to religious items was surprising.

Thank Coffeecup1390
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

A bookshop like no other. Well worth a moment or two of your time when you visit the charming, if over-popular, hilltop town of Obidos.

Thank Martin T
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