Igreja dos Congregados

Igreja dos Congregados, Porto

The Igreja dos Congregados (Igreja de Santo Antonio dos Congregados) stands just to the north of Sao Bento Station in Praça de Almeida Garrett in the old city area of Porto.

Igreja dos Congregados, Porto, Portugal

History

Igreja dos Congregados was built in 1703 on the site of a previous chapel. Restoration work on the church was done in the 19th century and the classic blue and white azulejos tiles by Jorge Colaço were added in the 20th century and depict scenes from the life of Saint Anthony.

Igreja dos Congregados, Porto, Portugal


Close to the church is an equestrian statue of Dom Pedro IV.

Access - Getting There

Igreja dos Congregados
Rua Sa da Bandeira, 11
Porto 4000-433
Portugal
Tel: 022 200 2948

Igreja dos Congregados, Porto

The interior of the church

Rich ornamentation within the church


Igreja dos Congregados


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