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
Anta de Santa Luzia
Megalithic grave in some monumentality, although showing traces of destruction in the burial chamber. Is inserted in the Herdade de Santa Luzia.
Castelo de Alandroal
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Castelo de Terena
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Castro do Castelo Velho
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