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Monuments in Fronteira

Igreja do Senhor do Mártir / Igreja dos Mártires

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Largo da Cadeia
7460-139, Fronteira

Fronteira

This baroque temple is composed by a nave, main chapel, and sacristy and bell ringer towers. White glazed tiles are decorating the church interior.

Igreja Matriz de Fronteira / Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Atalaia

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Avenida da República, 22
7460-100, Fronteira

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The church was constructed by orders of D. Sebastião in 1571. This temple has its façade divided in three parts and in the central body a galilé opens up. The lateral bodies are composed by imposing bell towers. The inside has three naves with round arcades and stonework pilasters. It is worthy to mention the altars in baroque carving, the altarpiece in Marble from Estremoz and mannerism paintings from the end of the 16th century.

Solar Simas Cardoso

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Rua Luís José Frade, 1
7460-034, Cabeço de Vide

Fronteira

Urban Solar with great importance in civil architecture. Features neoclassical furnishings and tiles dating from the late 18th century.

Cadeia Comarcã de Fronteira

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Largo da Cadeia
7460-139, Fronteira

Fronteira

Prison civil architecture building that currently serves as the National Republican Guard.

Torre do Relógio de Fronteira

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Torre do Relógio
7460, Fronteira

Fronteira

Clock Tower located in the historic centre. Stay close to Chapel d Arc dos Santos, on the main square of the village.

Centro Cultural de Fronteira

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Rua da Lagoa
7460-123, Fronteira

Fronteira

Building with contemporary architecture and Baroque and Rococo. Was once a House of Alentejo and now housing adapted to the cultural center. Some of the decorative elements are 18th-century Rococo tile and with shell motifs, bat wings, among other reasons.

Edifício do Tribunal da Comarca de Fronteira

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Largo Professor Antunes Varela
7460-209, Fronteira

Fronteira

Judicial architecture building, dating from the 20th century.

Ruínas do Castelo de Cabeço de Vide

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Largo da Misericórdia
7460, Cabeço de Vide

Fronteira

Castro with walls of medieval architecture. Is circular, is situated on the highest point of Cabeço de Vide, beside the Chiesa Madre (mother church), and has a gate with the cross of Avis.

Cruzeiro de Cabeço de Vide

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Largo do Espírito Santo
7460, Cabeço de Vide

Fronteira

Column composed of curved lines base, shaft and capital with cylindrical bezels. The cross has arms wide and bears, on the other hand, the image of Christ, and, on the other, a Pietà. The cross is superimposed by a dove symbolizing the Holy Spirit.

Pelourinho de Fronteira

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Praça do Município
7460, Fronteira

Fronteira

Rebuilt on the 20th century in accordance to its primitive form, this is a pillory with octagonal base and shaft. From the middle of the shaft upwards, the column is twisted. The capital is polygonal and finishes in a semi-sphere.

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