Matriz of Santa Rita de Cassia Church, Vicosa

(4.5/5 based on 100+ reviews on the web)
A simple building with marble décor, Matriz of Santa Rita de Cassia Church is the main church of the city and a popular wedding location for the area’s young couples. Built in 1954, the church was erected on the site of an earlier and much smaller religious building. You can visit this site when you stop by the city’s central square, a convenient spot for family photographs. The church stands out against the surrounding landscape and provides an ideal backdrop, complete with the classic stained glass windows and the simple yet elegant façade. Make a quick stop at this architectural landmark or time your visit to attend one of many daily masses. Take a look at our Vicosa vacation planner to schedule your visit to Matriz of Santa Rita de Cassia Church and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • Very beautiful church and located in a beautiful location and very well accessible. Bus station and many shops around. Worth the visit.
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  • The Church is beautiful, well located and devotees in transmit an unshakable faith. We will return for sure.
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  • Very beautiful church, great, with paintings and large stained glass Windows, in the central square. Place of peace and prayer. From Tuesday to Friday for masses at seven, 15 and 19 hours.
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  • Wonderful church. It could be better maintained, though.
  • This is a historical photo of 1955. This church is part of the lives of several people and families of the city. Were concluded several marriages, baptisms and masses that fuse with the own history of Viçosa
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  • Incredibly beautiful church and celebrating great masses.
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  • The first church built in Viçosa, worth knowing, very beautiful.
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  • Welcoming people, beautiful church and wonderful climate.
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