Igreja da Misericórdia – Núcleo de Arte Sacra

Manueline, Mannerist and Baroque Temple. Stands out the Mannerist portal adorned with filacteras and Windings. In this space is installed the Museum of sacred art. Taking advantage of the body of the Church, the sacristy and two annexes of the late 19th century. XX, boasts an important collection of imaginary and a liturgical set of 15th-18TH CENTURY, from different churches in the municipality of Mértola. Although transformed into museum space remains linked to the cult.


Rua 5 de Outubro - Largo da Misericórdia


  • 2.25€
  • Difficult external parking
  • Churches, Chapels & Temples

    opening hours


  • tuesday: 14:30-18:00
  • wednesday: 10:30-12:30, 14:30-18:00
  • thursday: 10:30-12:30, 14:30-18:00
  • friday: 10:30-12:30, 14:30-18:00
  • saturday: 14:30-18:30
  • sunday: 10:30-12:30, 14:30-18:30

  • Winter

  • tuesday: 14:00-17:00
  • wednesday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00
  • thursday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00
  • friday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-17:00
  • saturday: 14:00-17:30
  • sunday: 10:00-12:30, 14:00-17:30
  • holiday: 14:00-18:00

Monuments near Igreja da Misericórdia – Núcleo de Arte Sacra

Cruzeiros de São Miguel do Pinheiro

Homogeneous set of cruises from the 18th century, with Baroque forms.

Igreja Paroquial da Nossa Senhora da Conceição de Corte do Pinto

In this church the highlight goes to the drawing and grandeur of the main portal.

Azenhas do Rio Guadiana

Water mills took advantage of in the past, the current of the river Guadiana to transform the grain into flour. Today, the mills are leisure venues.

Canais do Rio Guadiana

The channels were used, in the Guadiana, to capture fish. In the municipality of Mértola there are the latest traps of this type, which have fallen out of use,…

Capela de Nossa Senhora da Conceição

Temple that stands out because of the absence of decorative elements.

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