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Monuments in Alcácer do Sal

Igreja e Convento de Santo António / Igreja e Convento dos Frades

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Santa Maria do Castelo
7580, Alcácer do Sal

Alcácer do Sal

A convent founded in 1524, witha church in the Classic style. At the entrance, one should note the Renaissance style. The dome is also in the Renaissance style.

Igreja do Senhor dos Martíres

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Alcácer do Sal
7580, Alcácer do Sal

Alcácer do Sal

This is one of the oldest Christian temples in the country and it stands out for the shapes and signals that are sculpted on the walls as well as for the different styles one can see in its various chapels.

Igreja do Convento de São Francisco

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Travessa de Frades
7580-110, Alcácer do Sal

Alcácer do Sal

Founded in 1524, this church has a Renaissance portico. Initially, this temple had only one nave but later the Chapel of the Eleven Thousand Virgins was added, in white marble an covered by white and green tiles.

Igreja de Santa Susana

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Rua 1º de Maio
7580, Santa Susana

Alcácer do Sal

A church with a longitudinal plan composed of the uneven rectangles of the nave and of the high altar. A special not to the paintings on the high altar, of the 1500s, and to the paintings on wood by the Master of Lourinhã.

Igreja de Santa Maria do Castelo / Igreja Matriz de Alcácer do Sal

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Rua do Castelo
7580-197, Alcácer do Sal

Alcácer do Sal

This temple was founded by the religious Order of Santiago at the end of the 12th century. A romanesque-gothic church with three naves. A special note to the portals and to the chapiters decorated by animal images.

Estação Arqueológica do Senhor dos Mártires

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Rua Matriz
7580, Alcácer do Sal

Alcácer do Sal

The site is buried under olive trees. It is classed as a National Monument. In this site, four different types of graves have been found, all of which related to crematory rituals.

Estação Arqueológica de Alcácer do Sal

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Rua das Torres
7580, Alcácer do Sal

Alcácer do Sal

Archaeological vestiges located in an orchard.

Ermida de Nossa Senhora do Bom Sucesso

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Torrão
7580, Torrão

Alcácer do Sal

A popular church with a well preserved altar.

Castelo de Alcácer do Sal

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Rua do Castelo
7580-197, Alcácer do Sal

Alcácer do Sal

A moorish castle that was built during the 6th century. Conquered by the Portuguese crown in 1217, it ceased being used for military purposes in the 15th century. In the 16th century, the Order of Aracoelli founded a convent there, where they remained until 1834. Currently, one can visit the ruins of the catle, of the Aracoelli convent, of the church of Saint Mary that dates back to the 13th century and vestiges of several houses.

Arca de Água dos Telheiros

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Rua João Alves Sá Branco
7580, Alcácer do Sal (Santiago)

Alcácer do Sal
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