Igreja da Misericórdia de Silves

Church composed of a single nave and with a main facade equipped with a staircase with two flights of stairs. The façade also has a portico with a triangular pediment. On the inside, the church has a barrel vault and, on the high altar, there is a 16th century altarpiece with grooved ionic columns that is worth special mention. It has painted panels; the main one depicts the Visitation, while the four side panels and the three upper panels are allusive to the seven works of Mercy.


Rua da Sé


  • Difficult external parking
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  • monday: 14:00-17:00
  • tuesday: 14:00-17:00
  • thursday: 09:00-13:00
  • wednesday: 14:00-17:00
  • friday: 14:00-17:00

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  • monday: 09:00-13:00
  • tuesday: 09:00-13:00
  • thursday: 14:00-17:00
  • wednesday: 09:00-13:00
  • friday: 09:00-13:00

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