Torre do Palácio dos Terenas / Torre da Marca

The Torre do Palácio de Terenas (Palace Tower) was built by order of Pedro de Sem, chancellor of the kingdom from 1336 to 1341. The plant has a rectangular plant and, through the times, its form altered several times.

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Monuments near Torre do Palácio dos Terenas / Torre da Marca

Estátua da Rosália de Castro


This monument, by Barata Feyo, is at the Praça da Galiza. Open in 1954, it is a tribute to the Galician poetess, cut in stone, framed in a gardened scenario.

Igreja de São Pedro de Miragaia


There isn’t much left of the original temple, partially destroyed in 1740. Inside, the golden carving stands out. It has a portal with a triangular fronton, su…

Igreja do Corpo Santo de Massarelos


The present temple was built in 1776, starting to serve as the Parish church of Massarelos when Santa Maria da Boa Viagem church ruined. The current church is …

Rua da Restauração


This street, dated from 1844, was very hard to build because of the granite existent there. It connects the Cordoaria Garden with the Cais de Massarelos, going…

Capela do Cemitério de Agramonte


Inserida no Cemitério de Agramonte, inaugurado em 1855, esta capela substituiu a original, tendo sido projetada pelo Engenheiro Gustavo Adolfo Gonçalves e Sous…

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