Pelourinho de Bemposta

Features forend smooth with embossed shield and capital with four arms, being crowned by pyramid records. It is a pillory of "coluço", where are the weapons of Portugal.


Travessa do Pelourinho


  • Easy external parking
  • Pillories & Stone crosses
  • True

Monuments near Pelourinho de Bemposta

Capela de Castro Vicente

A 16th century chapel of longitudinal plan simple. The portal is large compared with the size of the Chapel and the window above.

Capela de Nossa Senhora de Assunção

Chapel of longitudinal plant, single space, very simple. The altarpiece, inside, in gilt. It is not known the correct date of its construction, knowing only th…

Castelo de Mogadouro

The castelo de Mogadouro was granted in 1297 by King Dinis to the Knights Templar and, some years later, in 1319, passed to the order of Christ, successor of t…

Castro de Vilarinho dos Galegos

Castro dating from the iron age, located on a cliff over the River Douro, hard-to-reach location, chosen by good natural defences. The defences were strengthen…

Fonte da Cruz

Diving fountain of quadrangular, externally covered with roof of four waters and internally, with vaulted outer tank. Has an indication with the restoration ye…

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