Igreja do Convento de Santo António

Integrated Temple in a convent, founded in 1524. In 1564, the church underwent reform and enlargement works and a century later was rebuilt by is in ruins. During the 18th century was the target of numerous reforms, such as: application of gilt altarpiece of the main Chapel, placement of lateral altarpieces of the bow of the cruise, chancel flooring with tiles of Vital workshop historians Rifarto, choir stalls in the high choir, building and finishing the gilt and screens of the sacristy and cloister construction. Stands out by twin chapels of Santo António and São Francisco, protobarroca facade.

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Largo de Santo António
3810-169,Aveiro

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  • Churches, Chapels & Temples
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