Catedral de Nossa Senhora da Fatima, Nampula

#5 of 18 in Historic Sites in Mozambique
An example of typical Portuguese religious architecture from colonial times, the well-maintained Catedral de Nossa Senhora da Fatima stands out for its impressive aesthetics. The cathedral was inaugurated in 1956 by the then president of Portugal, Francisco Craveiro Lopes, while the country was still under Portuguese rule and the Catholic faith was strong in the city. As you step inside, notice the high, decorated ceilings and the vibrant stained glass windows depicting important Catholic iconography. Arrange your visit to Catedral de Nossa Senhora da Fatima and discover more family-friendly attractions in Nampula using our Nampula road trip app.
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  • The cathedral is a comfortable place to relax and calm down after strolling through the roads and markets of Nampula. Bright white from the outside and simple inside. Unfortunately, no mess was...  more »
  • Most recognized site in town. Standing next to the modern shopping mall/supet market. Photogenic place in Nampula. In side is easy and humble decoration.  more »
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