Convento de São Francisco do Monte

A convent founded in the 16th century, it was the first in Viana do Castelo and the third of the Franciscans in Portugal. Currently it is ruined but it still has the several artitic and architectural elements that show the different stages it went through.

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Bairro da Abelheira
4900,Abelheira

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Rua Alves Cerqueira, Viana do Castelo

Capela de Santa Catarina


Located about 50 metres away from the fishing docks. In its interior, we find wax ex-votos and miniatures of sailboats.

Rua de Santiago, Viana do Castelo

Capela de Santiago


The main façade has the image of Saint Jack. In the interior, thre is an image of the 1700s portraying Our Lady with Jesus as a Child, as well as an image of S…

Rua de Santiago da Barra, Viana do Castelo

Capela do Castelo de Santiago da Barra


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