Igreja de Nossa Senhora do Carmo e Capela dos Ossos

The Church of the Venerable Ordem Terceira de Nossa Senhora do Carmo, one of the most important religious monuments in the Algarve, was inaugurated in 1719. The Capela dos Ossos, inside it, was built in 1816 with bones from a nearby cemetery.


Largo do Carmo


  • Difficult external parking
  • Churches, Chapels & Temples
  • Visitable (no guide)
  • True

    opening hours


  • monday: 10:00-13:00, 15:00-18:00
  • tuesday: 10:00-13:00, 15:00-18:00
  • wednesday: 10:00-13:00, 15:00-18:00
  • thursday: 10:00-13:00, 15:00-18:00
  • friday: 10:00-13:00, 15:00-18:00
  • saturday: 10:00-13:00

  • Winter

  • monday: 10:00-13:00, 15:00-17:30
  • tuesday: 10:00-13:00, 15:00-17:30
  • wednesday: 10:00-13:00, 15:00-17:30
  • thursday: 10:00-13:00, 15:00-17:30
  • friday: 10:00-13:00, 15:00-17:30

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