Largo da Oliveira

It is in this broad which is what remains of the old convent of Nossa Senhora da Oliveira, the Church of the olive tree and the beautiful cloister entered the Museum Alberto Sampaio. In front of the Church can enjoy the pattern that recalls the victory of d. Afonso IV on the Moors, in 1340 at the battle of Salado. Also the Domus Municipalis, an imposing monument that was paço do concelho in the late 14th century, by highlighting the porch supported on five Gothic arches, the five Windows and a statue on the facade of the building that represents Guimarães.


Largo da Oliveira


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Monuments near Largo da Oliveira

Antigos Paços Municipais de Guimarães

Its construction started in the end of the 14th century and was only completed a few centuries later. In the 17th century was the subject of profound renovatio…

Busto de Martins Sarmento

Bronze bust placed on a base of granite, erected in honor of the archaeologist and writer Martins Sarmento.

Capela de Nossa Senhora da Guia

This is one of the seven chapels built in 1727 by the brotherhood of our Lady of consolation and Santos Passos, demonstration of popular devotion to the Passio…

Capela de Santa Cruz

17TH-century Mannerist Temple, with an original exterior pulpit where alpendrada is located. Inside it is possible to observe the family tiles of Camellias.

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