Mosteiro de Celas

The Celas Monastery is a construction of sober character, showing the influence of several architectonical styles. At the church are worthy of notice the manueline arched roof, a 17th century glazed tiles panelling and several portals and arches with renaissant and manueline characteristics. The cloisters’ galleries present pictures representing memorable events at the chapiters.


Avenida Bissaya Barreto, 105


  • 1.25€
  • Convents & Monasteries
  • Visitable (no guide), Visitable (with a guide)

    opening hours

  • monday: 15:00-18:00
  • tuesday: 15:00-18:00
  • wednesday: 15:00-18:00
  • thursday: 15:00-18:00
  • friday: 15:00-18:00

Monuments near Mosteiro de Celas

Cruzeiros de Celas

Set of two cruises, one dated 1622 and the other of 1623. The cell Cross features four steps, a base with two inscriptions and a simple, unadorned cross. The c…

Capela do Senhor dos Remédios

Small chapel located at the city centre, very simple and striped of ornaments. It has armorial bearings over the main door.

Fonte de Celas / Fonte de El-Rei

Baroque fountain of backrest consisting of three separate panels by pilasters, three cocks and a water tank. It was built in 1761, during the reign of Don José.

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