Igreja Matriz (Parish Church Nossa Senhora da Conceição), Albufeira

4.4
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Featuring a single nave and four side chapels, Igreja Matriz (Parish Church Nossa Senhora da Conceição) was constructed in 1782, after an earthquake destroyed an older building in its place. Its simple white interior includes an altarpiece boasting a painting by Algarvean artist Samora Barros--the image provides the background for an 18th-century statue of the Virgin. Plan your Igreja Matriz (Parish Church Nossa Senhora da Conceição) visit and explore what else you can see and do in Albufeira using our Albufeira trip itinerary tool.
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  • Is at 10 am. Every Sunday people arrive just before 11am. Not sure where they get their information.  more »
  • but as in many Portuguese Churches, never ostentatious or over the top baroque. Simple but pretty painted ceilings. There are toilets in the church and given public toilets can hardly be found, many.....  more »
  • A beautiful little church just off the beaten path We stopped in just for a second and were glad we did. Free entry and only takes about five minutes to check it out  more »
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  • Typical Portuguese catholic church. Simple and ornate.
  • Walked past the church and it looked great
  • Walked past it when visiting the Silves castle. Nice place for photo ops.
  • Beautifully kept with a serene calm
  • Quaint church. Worth a quick wander in.

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