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Monuments in Viana do Castelo
Paço de Lanheses
Largo Capitão Gaspar de Castro
4900-185, Viana do Castelo
Late-Baroque Manor House, dating from the time pombalina, composed of two dissimilar bodies, of two floors, with chapel located near the larger body. Casa do Paço was founded in the 15th or 16th century, while the chapel was probably built in the first half of the 18th century. In 1997, this Palace opened to the public as the unit of Turismo de Habitação.
Hospital Velho de Viana do Castelo
Rua do Hospital Velho
4900-540, Viana do Castelo
Manueline building built in the early 15th century and remodeled in the sixteenth and seventeenth century. Presents two storey rectangular plan with three roof water coverage. Initially, functioned as a hostel and, currently, are there some municipal services and the tourist office.
Lar de Nossa Senhora da Piedade
Rua Mateus Barbosa, 7
4900-508, Viana do Castelo
Baroque building of rectangular plant with five floors, probably built in the second half of the 18th century. Presents three main facade cloths and differentiated coverage on roofs of three waters. In the eighties of the 20th century, was adapted to the nursing home. The interior is highly adulterated.
Paços Municipais de Viana do Castelo
Praça da República
4900-520, Viana do Castelo
The construction was initiated during the reign of Dom Manuel I and finished in the reign of Dom João III. It has two floors, entirely built in granite. The lower floor is formed by a shed with thre ogival arches. In the upper floor there are three windows with balconies. One can also view, on the top of the windows, a royal shield, an armillary sphere and a sailboat, heraldic symbol of Viana do Castelo.
Palácio da Vedoria / Edifício do Arquivo Distrital de Viana do Castelo
Rua Manuel Espregueira, 140
4900-318, Viana do Castelo
Noble House of Mannerist rectangular plant consisting of two bodies and roofs of four waters. Inside, the Foyer decentered with access ladder to the piano nobile. Originally, functioned as Vedoria and respective barracks, being currently here installed the District of Viana do Castelo File.
Quinta da Boa Viagem
Rua da Boa Viagem
4900-661, Viana do Castelo
Renaissance and Baroque farmhouse, surrounded by a wall and covered by a trellis of vines, which gives access to the House. In your garden, highlighted by a four-metre high fountain and an outdoor terrace overlooking the sea. From 1990, works as a unit of Turismo de Habitação, function similar to the original: support for pilgrims and recreational farm.
Edifício da Pastelaria Dantas
Rua Manuel Espregueira, 269-267
4900-318, Viana do Castelo
House probably built in 1930, with rectangular plan and coverage in roof of four waters. Highlighted by a panel of tiles with a country scene by the painter António Costa.
Palácio dos Viscondes de Carreira ou dos Távoras
Passeio das Mordomas da Romaria
4900-350, Viana do Castelo
A building of the 16th century, reformed in the 18th century, that has a façade with two floors. The manuelin influences are notorious in three of the portals. In the centre of the façade thre is the coat of arms of the Abreu Lima that replaced the one of the Távoras, destroyed during the time when the Marquês de Pombal was prime minister.
Ruínas da cidade velha de Santa Luzia
Monte de Santa Luzia
4900-408, Viana do Castelo
This is one of the most important hill forts in upper Minho. Initially it was occupied in the 8th century a.C, and it was developed afterward during the Roman period being occupied until the 5th century. It presents three wall lines with reinforcement towers and several houses with different plans.
Quinta das Tuias
Rua São Roque, 68
4925-595, Viana do Castelo
Farm built in the 18th century, who currently works as a unit of Rural tourism.