Church of Jesus

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Built of Arrabida marble in 1491, it was designed by Boytac. This is the first example of Manueline art. The walls are partly covered in azulejos from the 17C. The Museu de Setúbal is set up in the convent. The galleries on the upper floor contain a significant collection of early Portuguese art (15C-16C). All these paintings are by an unknown artist referred to as the "Master of the retable at Setúbal ".

Useful information

Address:

Rua Acácio Barradas, 2910 Setúbal

Opening hours

church: daily except Sun and Mon 9am-12.30pm, 2pm-6pm; museum: Tue-Fri 11am-2pm, 3pm-6pm, Sat 11am-1pm, 2pm-6pm, Sun 2pm-6pm

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