Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Conceição / Matriz de Machico
Temple built by Branca Teixeira, daughter of the first Captain-Donatário Tristão Vaz Teixeira, based on the 13th century Chapel of the Magi, remodeled and expanded in the second half of the 15th century and becoming the array of Machico.
Largo de Nossa Senhora da Conceição
- Easy external parking
- Churches, Chapels & Temples
- Visitable (no guide)
- monday: 09:00-19:30
- tuesday: 09:00-19:30
- thursday: 09:00-19:30
- wednesday: 09:00-19:30
- friday: 09:00-19:30
- saturday: 09:00-19:30
- sunday: 09:00-19:30
Monuments near Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Conceição / Matriz de Machico
Busto de Estátua de Tristão Vaz Teixeira
Bust in homage of Tristão Vaz Teixeira, colonizer of Porto Santo and Madeira Islands. It was cut in stone by Anjos Teixeira in 1972.
Engenho de Cana-de-açúcar das Casas Próximas
This is a device of 19th century sugar cane, classified as Local Cultural Value. The Northern Mills company, which still produces sugar cane brandy, is the onl…
Forte de Nossa Senhora do Amparo
Ancient fortress, built in the XVIII century to defend the Machico beach. It now works as information’s post.