Chapel of Souls

Local nameCapela das Almas
LocationSanto Ildefonso, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal

Covered in blue painted tiles, this unique chapel located in the very heart of Old Porto should be on everyone's must-see list. There are 15,947 tiles in total covering 360 square meters. The pictures made of these tiles depict the death of St Francis, the martyrdom of St Catherine and other scenes from the lives of the saints.

Tags Roman CatholicTile DecorationChapelPlace of WorshipChristianEditor's Choice
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Free of charge.

More information and contact

Wikipedia (Portuguese)

Phone +351 222 005 765

Address Rua de Santa Catarina 428, 4000 Porto, Portugal

Coordinates 41°8'59.355" N -8°36'20.005" E

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