Santuário do Bom Jesus do Monte

This church was constructed under the orders of archbishop Dom Gaspar of Bragança in 1784 and it was ready in 1811. It is one of the first neoclassic buildings in Portugal and it was drawn by the architect Carlos Amarante.


Monte do Bom Jesus
4715-056,Bom Jesus


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  • monday: 08:00-18:00
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Monuments near Santuário do Bom Jesus do Monte

Castelo do Bom Jesus / Casa dos Castelos

Former family property dated from the 19th century, who currently works as the House of turismo de habitação.

Igreja de Santa Eulália de Tenões

Small church with an arched doorway and a tympanum, showing a Malta Cross. At the churchyard there’s a small bell tower.

Início da Escadaria para o Bom Jesus

Long staircase dating from 1723-1837 which serves as Calvary to the church dedicated to Santa Cruz. Along the ascent, passing by some stations of Golgotha that…

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