Igreja Matriz do Bonfim - Porto, Portugal
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas
N 41° 09.076 W 008° 35.611
29T E 534107 N 4555628
Quick Description: An old church in the center of the city.
Location: Porto, Portugal
Date Posted: 6/25/2012 6:41:34 AM
Waymark Code: WMEQ12
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 1

Long Description:
[PT]
"Edificada entre 1874 e 1894, apresenta uma fachada ladeada por duas torres sineiras de quarenta e dois metros de altura. O interior é simples, mas proporcionado, tendo a capela-mor uma abóbada ornamentada com estuques. O retábulo, de gosto neo-clássico, tem um painel que representa o Calvário."

Fonte: (visit link)


[EN]
"Built between 1874 and 1894, the façade is laterally ended by two 42m high steeple towers. The interior of the temple is simple but well-proportioned. The nave is covered by a brick vault that is supported by three arches standing on Ionic pilasters. The neo-classical retable has a panel that represents the Calvary."

From: (visit link)
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 1/1/1874

Age of Church building determined by?: Other reliable source

If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Catholic

Street address of Church:
Bonfim
Porto, Porto Portugal


Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: Not listed

If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Not listed

Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: Not Listed

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