Igreja do Espírito Santo / Igreja Matriz do Montijo

A church that was built in the 15th century and quite altered later on. At the front part there is a portico with columns and a triangular fronton. The interior is covered by 18th century tiles that picture scenes of the lifee of the Virgin Mary. The chancel is in the manuelin style and the portals are of the Renaissance.


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  • monday: 08:00-17:00
  • tuesday: 14:00-20:00
  • thursday: 14:00-20:00
  • wednesday: 08:00-13:00
  • friday: 08:00-13:00
  • saturday: 18:00-20:00
  • sunday: 18:00-20:00

  • Winter

  • tuesday: 08:00-13:00
  • thursday: 08:00-13:00
  • wednesday: 14:00-20:00
  • friday: 14:00-20:00
  • saturday: 08:00-13:00
  • sunday: 08:00-13:00

Monuments near Igreja do Espírito Santo / Igreja Matriz do Montijo

Capela da Misericórdia de Canha

The altar of the chancel has a golden carvings retable and Solomon columns that surround the painted pannels that picture Saint Margareth of Cortona and Saint …

Capela da Quinta do Saldanha

Known as the Hermitage of Our Lady of the Afflicted, this chapel is located in the Saldanha Farm. A special note to the most beautiful marbl Christ on a wooden…

Cruzeiro da Atalaia

A manuelin crucifix in stone, where the image of Christ on the cross and a beheaded pietá are sculpted.

Igreja de Santo Isidro de Pegões

A church with a geometry of the cement architecture. Somewhat unique in its plan, reminding us of the "Estado-Novo" (New State, the right wing political regime…

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