Torre do Prior do Ameal / Torre de Anto

This tower was part of the old medieval wall. After being adapted to residence, it was the famous poet António Nobre, who obtained inspiration for writing some of the poems in his most famous work.


Rua de Sobre-Ribas


  • Private parking
  • Towers
  • Visitable (no guide), Visitable (with a guide), Shop

    opening hours

  • tuesday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-19:00
  • wednesday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-19:00
  • thursday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-19:00
  • friday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-19:00

Monuments near Torre do Prior do Ameal / Torre de Anto

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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