Sé da Guarda

The Cathedral of Guarda was built between the 14th and 16th centuries. It possesses two doorways; one is Gothic style and the other in Manueline style. To bring out, on the outside, the two massive octagonal bell towers, gargoyles and pinnacles. On the inside it stands out the Renaissance altarpiece a work done by João de Ruão, the columns, and the Pinas family chapel as well as the seating’s.

Contacts


Praça Luís de Camões
6300-725,Guarda

    Characteristics


  • 2.00€
  • Easy external parking
  • Cathedrals & Basilicas
  • Visitable (no guide), Visitable (with a guide)

    opening hours


    Verão

  • monday: 10:00-17:30
  • tuesday: 14:00-17:00
  • thursday: 14:00-17:00
  • wednesday: 10:00-17:30
  • friday: 09:30-13:00
  • saturday: 09:30-13:00
  • sunday: 09:30-13:00
  • holiday: 10:00-17:30


  • Inverno

  • monday: 09:30-13:00
  • tuesday: 10:00-17:30
  • thursday: 09:30-13:00
  • wednesday: 14:00-17:00
  • friday: 14:00-17:00
  • saturday: 14:00-17:00
  • sunday: 14:00-17:00
  • holiday: 14:00-17:00

Monuments near Sé da Guarda

Largo das Freiras, Guarda

Solar Teles de Vasconcelos / Autoridade para as Condições do Trabalho


This building was built by Teles de Vasconcelos family in the 18th century. In the 20th century was here installed the Municipal Library.

Largo Frei Pedro, Guarda

Busto do Doutor Francisco dos Prazeres


Bust of Dr. Francisco dos Prazeres (1849-1918). In honor of the man who guardenses, among other activities, was linked to the construction of the Hospital da S…

Largo de São Pedro, Guarda

Capela de São Pedro


Chapel of longitudinal plant consisting of a nave, a chancel narrower and adossadas, a sacristy and a Bell Tower. Believed to have been built in the 19th centu…

Rua dos Clérigos, 7-9, Guarda

Casa na Rua dos Clérigos


Current architecture building, granite masonry, situated in the historical centre (intramuralhas). The Gothic portal stands out in broken bow.

Rua Dona Maria Luísa Godinho, Guarda

Castelo da Guarda / Torre de Menagem


At the highest point of the city, at 1056 meters of altitude, is the Castle, better known as Torre de Menagem. This site was inhabited by order of Dom Sancho I…

Guarda, Guarda

Centro Histórico da Guarda


To know this city, start by Praça Luís de Camões, also known as old square. From this heart of the city, located right next to the Cathedral, set off to discov…

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