Forte da Conceição / Forte de São João / Forte de São João da Barra
Fort dated from the XVII century, with a four tips star drawing and a gate preceded by a moat.
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Monuments near Forte da Conceição / Forte de São João / Forte de São João da Barra
Monumento aos Descobrimentos
Set of two sails with the symbol of the Portuguese Discoveries, located in the centre of a circular.
Busto do Doutor António Padinha
Bust rose to pay homage to Doutor António Padinha. The statue is in the centre of a flowery garden, with some benches.
Capela de Santa Ana
This temple, existing since the XVI century, was rebuilt in the XVIII century. Worthy of notice is the wood carving work at the altars, the statuary, the panel…
Capela de São Sebastião
Chapel built in the XVII century and remodelled in the XVIII century, presenting an interesting architectonical style. The “trompe l’oeil” paintings covering t…
Castelo e Muralhas de Tavira
The foundations of the defensive system were built between the VIII and XIII centuries, during the Moslem domain. The earliest moor fortification was improved …