Igreja de Santa Maria de Almacave

This church is composed by a nave with a high choir, narrower and lower main chapel, campanile, lateral chapels and several divisions. This is a temple with a Romanic structure from which it still preservs the main door with four archivolts and a lateral doorway with ribbed lintels with simple modillions. The main façade has a pediment with a Romanic doorway and two lateral porticos with Romanic elements with a poured cross on the tympanum. The lateral elevations have corbels on the nave volume and on the main chapel attachments, with pilaster on the corners and the top with bandelet and cornices. It stands out the national and joanine golden carved altarpieces and the sixteen hundreds glazed tiles ashlars.


Rua das Cortes


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  • monday: 10:00-12:00, 16:00-19:00
  • tuesday: 10:00-12:00, 16:00-19:00
  • wednesday: 10:00-12:00, 16:00-19:00
  • thursday: 10:00-12:00, 16:00-19:00
  • friday: 10:00-12:00, 16:00-19:00
  • saturday: 10:00-12:00, 16:00-19:00
  • sunday: 10:00-12:00, 16:00-19:00

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