Igreja dos Grilos, Porto

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  • We really enjoyed our visit- it helped that we had the place almost to ourselves! The church is beautiful with a fascinating history and we enjoyed the museum. The views from the towers are...  more »
  • The church was built by the Jesuits in 1577 but on their expulsion in 1759 the church was taken over by the University of Coimbra. It was later purchased by the Friar's of the Order of Saint...  more »
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  • Funded by donations, the Jesuits built this church in the year 1577. After the expulsion of the Jesuits, the church passed through different entities, ending today for being the property of Major seminary. The name "Grilos" comes from the fact that the barefoot Friars of St. Augustine, who also came to be owners of the property, have been initially installed in Lisbon, on the site of the cricket.
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  • Beautiful views and a tremendous church
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