Cathedral of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception, Maputo

3.7
#2 of 17 in Historic Sites in Mozambique
Observe a monument to the Portuguese religious and colonial influence, culture, and architecture at Cathedral of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception. Constructed in 1944 by Marcial Simões de Freitas e Costa, the church was built in the Art Deco style with concrete and cement, inspired by European cathedrals. See the hallmark of the city at this Roman Catholic church, with its paintings representing the Portuguese settlers, and appreciate the interior with stained glass and a detailed altar. In the vicinity of the temple you can find many restaurants serving Portuguese cuisine. Use our Maputo trip itinerary planning app to visit Cathedral of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception on your trip to Maputo, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Good view to take selfies and for a sunday walk.The design is marvelous and you can´t miss this view when visiting Maputo.  more »
  • This church is nice with outstanding presence, but the outside is like all Maputo, getting extremely old but nobody cares.  more »
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