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.

Contacts


Rua Emídio Navarro
5300-210,Bragança

    Characteristics


  • Difficult external parking
  • Convents & Monasteries
  • Visitable (no guide)
  • True

    opening hours


    Verão

  • 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

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Edifício da Pousada de São Bartolomeu


Pousada built from scratch in the 20th century, belonging to the Group Pestana Pousadas.

Rua Fonte da Rainha, Bragança

Fonte da Rainha / Fonte do Cano


Source of backrest consisting of a rectangular tank, with eye-catching gable cornice.

Cidadela, Bragança

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…

Rua dos Combatentes da Grande Guerra, 103, Bragança

Casa dos Morgados


This is probably a house of the 1800s that belonged to the family Sá Vargas.

Cidadela, Bragança

Castelo de Bragança


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