Capela da Boa-Nova / Santuário de Nossa Senhora da Assunção da Boa Nova
Founded by vote of Dona Maria, wife of Alfonso XI of Castile, this Chapel-fortress of Greek cross vaulted fully. At the top of the main façade stands the Bell Tower with a bronze Bell. The building is crowned, all around, for a Coronation of merlons and embrasures clearly defensive type. There are also murals depicting figures of Saints, according to 19th century copies, framed by stucco frames.
Estrada da Boa Nova
- Easy external parking
- Churches, Chapels & Temples
Monuments near Capela da Boa-Nova / Santuário de Nossa Senhora da Assunção da Boa Nova
Castelo de Terena
Located on top of a hill, this castle was the defense line of the Guadiana. Consists of a walled enclosure, with cubelos, keep and two doors, one of which is f…
Fonte de Terena
Small fountain built in marble, with two steps, a cubic tank and one spout.
Igreja da Misericórdia de Terena
Church of Manueline, Baroque and Rococo architecture, with a single nave, a chancel with access to the sacristy, a chorus and a pulpit. Inside, especially Mann…
Pelourinho de Terena
This pillory is formed by a shaft made of schist with the base in marble and decoration zoomorphic. It has a Corinthian capital topped by an armillary sphere i…