Convento e Igreja Santa Clara
The building of the convent started in 1569 and intended to welcome the daughtrs of the Bragança citizens. It was occupied by the nuns in 1598. In the church, the renaissance portal that is dated 1597 and, in the high chapel, the ceiling with a section of the barrel-vault with panels and the triumphal arch with carvings stand out.
Rua Emídio Navarro
- Difficult external parking
- Convents & Monasteries
- Visitable (no guide)
- monday: 09:00-17:30
- tuesday: 09:00-17:30
- thursday: 09:00-17:30
- wednesday: 09:00-17:30
- friday: 09:00-17:30
- saturday: 09:00-17:30
- sunday: 09:00-17:30
- holiday: 09:00-17:30
Monuments near Convento e Igreja Santa Clara
Edifício da Pousada de São Bartolomeu
Pousada built from scratch in the 20th century, belonging to the Group Pestana Pousadas.
Fonte da Rainha / Fonte do Cano
Source of backrest consisting of a rectangular tank, with eye-catching gable cornice.
Domus Municipalis / Antigos Paços Municipais
A monument probably built during the 15th century, with two distinct bodies. According to documents of that time, the objective of this construction was utilit…
Casa dos Morgados
This is probably a house of the 1800s that belonged to the family Sá Vargas.
Castelo de Bragança
One of the most imposing fortresses of the 13th century, with an oval plan, cylindric towers in the angles and a square donjon in the centre. The donjon, gothi…