Church of Lapa, Arcos de Valdevez

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  • The church is not big but as many others old ones n Portugal is rich in golden decoration specially in the main and side altars. It will take you only a few minutes to visit it but I think it has its....  more »
  • A small but lovely church, located in the center of the town with such a curious clock-foutain. I loved that inside the church you have on the wall an old document showing the money and the accounts.....  more »
  • The Cult of Our Lady of Lapa, of Origin Beirã, will have reached the village around 1758, presenting the temple completed in 1767. The church is characterized by the uniqueness of the architectural solutions it patents, namely by the centralized plant, by placing the tower behind the main chapel, and, above all, by a large and high dome, creating an innovative and simple solution. The ensemble, attributed to André Soares, is markedly baroque. The interior, with three characteristic elements of careful carving at the level of the retarpieces and grills, is a typical example of Rococo style.
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  • Nice place. The altars are masterpieces
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