Igreja da Sé Velha / Túmulo de Dom Sesnando

Fortress Church, whose plant was influenced by the churches of the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage. The construction of the current Temple was begun in 1162, after the destruction of the former, in 1117, by Muslim attacks the city. In the 16th century, the Church was coated with Spanish-Moorish tiles. Having undergone several renovations throughout the centuries, Romanesque architecture features Gothic, Mudejar, Renaissance, Mannerist and.


Largo da Sé Velha


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  • monday: 10:00-17:30
  • tuesday: 10:00-17:30
  • wednesday: 10:00-17:30
  • thursday: 10:00-17:30
  • friday: 10:00-17:30
  • saturday: 10:00-18:00
  • sunday: 11:00-17:00

Monuments near Igreja da Sé Velha / Túmulo de Dom Sesnando

Edifício do Colégio de Santo António da Pedreira/ Casa da Infância Doutor Elysio de Moura / Casa-Museu Elysio de Moura

Former College founded in 1602 by the Franciscan province of St. Anthony of the observance. In 1834, with the extinction of the religious orders, was abandoned…

Aqueduto de São Sebastião / Arcos do Jardim

Work dated from the late XVI century, with 21 arches and a 1km length. It was constructed to bring water to the high part of the city. The building plan was ma…

Arco e Torre de Almedina

The Almedina arch was part of the medieval walls, going back to the XI century, as the Arabian toponym that means “the city” indicates. Nowadays it is the en…

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