São João Baptista, Tomar
The Igreja de São João Baptista (Church of St. John the Baptist) in Tomar is a 15th-century church built by King Manuel I. It is worth a quick look inside for its black-and-white diamond mosaics and white-and-gold Baroque altar. One of the chapels on the right side of the nave is faced with antique tiles.
Quick Facts on São João Baptista
|Names:||Church of St. John the Baptist; Igreja de São João Baptista; São João Baptista; São João Baptista, Tomar|
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|Coordinates:||39.603109° N, 8.411708° W (view on Google Maps)|
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- Frommer's Portugal, 18th edition.
|Title:||São João Baptista, Tomar|
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