Cathedral (Sé)

Interesting
This magnificent church was built over several centuries. All that remains of the original Romanesque structure influenced by Cluny architecture is the south portal and arching of the main portal ornamented with scenes from the Story of Renart. The interior was modified in the 18C. It houses a baptismal font in the Manueline style, in addition to the bronze tomb of the young Dom Afonso which is found in a grille-enclosed chapel on the right side of the cathedral.

Useful information

Adresse : 

Largo D. Joäo Pecullar

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

8am-6.30pm (summer 7pm)

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Fonte do Pelicano
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Other ideas « Patrimony »

Fonte do Pelicano
Fonte do Pelicano
Situated in front of the town hall, this
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Capela da Nossa Senhora da Penha de França
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Other ideas « Art and Culture »

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This chapel's interior is embellished
15 minutes
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