Igreja Matriz de Calheta / Igreja de Santa Catarina

The primitive Church, likely Foundation in the 16th century, was destroyed in 1639 by a fire. Years later, still in the 17th century, a new church was built in a less exposed to the force of the sea. In 1757 suffered major damage from the earthquake called "Warrant of God", in 1945 by the great uprising of the sea and, in 1980, by another earthquake.

Contacts


Rua Doutor António Martins Ferreira
9850-022, Calheta

    Characteristics


  • Churches, Chapels & Temples
  • True

Are you going to Calheta de São Jorge?

See how suggestions of places to visit we have for you!!

Best Of  in Calheta de São Jorge

Nearby