Praça de São Tiago

Square of medieval moth where, according to tradition, was brought to Holy Virgin Mary by the Apostle St James, having been placed in a pagan temple of largo. Here there was also a alpendrada Chapel, dating from the 17th century, dedicated to Santiago, which was demolished in the late 19th century.

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Praça São Tiago
4800-445,Guimarães

    Characteristics


  • Difficult external parking
  • Historical streets & Plazas
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Monuments near Praça de São Tiago

Rua Alfredo Guimarães, Guimarães

Rua da Santa Maria, 52, Guimarães

Largo da Oliveira, Guimarães

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…

Largo de Martins Sarmento, Guimarães

Busto de Martins Sarmento


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

Rua Alfredo Guimarães, Guimarães

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…

Caminho do Castelo, Guimarães

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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