Porta de Barbacã

This arch is the best kept structure of the ancient Coimbra’s wall, which corresponded to the main entrance in the city during the Islamic period. On the arch is the sculpture of our Lady, the national arms and the symbol of the city foundation.


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Monuments near Porta de Barbacã

EN 567, Coimbra

Cruzeiro de Santo Cristo

It is believed that this cruise was built in 1699, the date entered in the gate of the fence line. Features a domed cover closed on three sides and supported b…

Adro da Igreja, Coimbra

Capela de São Pedro

Baroque chapel of longitudinal plant, built in the 18th century. After the roof have collapsed, in 2000, the coverage was reconstructed. Featured, inside, for …

Bairro Senhora d'Alegria, Coimbra

Capela de Nossa Senhora da Alegria

Chapel of longitudinal plant, consisting of a nave, a chancel and a vestry located near the left side. It was built in 1634, showing features of Mannerist and …

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