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iWas there, waiting for pilgrims since 10th century

the Commerce Square begins and ends with a very old church one of those two is Saint Bartholomew... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
Bucharest, Romania
An ancient building in the town centre

I visited this very old Church just as a service was about to start. Going back to medieval times... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2017
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Dec 8, 2017
“iWas there, waiting for pilgrims since 10th century”
Jun 5, 2017
“An ancient building in the town centre”
Rua dos Esteireiros 1, Coimbra 3000-159, Portugal
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

the Commerce Square begins and ends with a very old church one of those two is Saint Bartholomew church, which has been built in 10th century! the church has been rebuilt eight centuries later, the Baroque appearance is much younger, but the age is just...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

I visited this very old Church just as a service was about to start. Going back to medieval times, it was built without an organ, so a harmonium now provides the sound. Perhaps not the biggest or grandest Church in Coimbra, but certainly one of...More

Thank Douglas552
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This church sits at one end of the Praça do Comércio. Nothing breathtaking inside, but that seems a positive quality, contributing to the church's atmosphere of quiet meditation and spiritual repose. It is easily accessible, so the passerby should take a few steps off the...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2016

This is a rather old church (maybe 10th century) which was redone in Baroque style. The main feature is a painting depicting St Bartholomew's martyrdom, otherwise just a nice church.

Thank Pedro F
Reviewed 17 January 2016

It's a beautiful church located at the south end of Praca do Comercio. According to the municipal sign the foundation of the church dates back to the 10th century but it was rebuilt first in the 12th and again in 18th century.

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 3 August 2013

Modest but beautiful church located in the historic center of Coimbra in the main street Rua dos Esteiros. This is a simple example of Baroque architecture, and certainly not the best I've ever seen in my life but it is worthy of note. Very nice...More

Thank Magellano81
Reviewed 3 October 2012

The Church of St. Bartolomew is located at Rua dos Esteiros, 1. It is known in Portuguese as the Igreja de São Bartolomeu. The church was built in the 10th century and reconstructed in the 12th and 18th centuries. The reconstruction in the 12th century...More

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