Forte de São João Baptista / Fortaleza de Nossa Senhora da Assunção

Construction of polygonal plant, bastion, turreted in angles. Strong who served military functions until the 19th century, when it passed the only control the input and output of small boats. Inside there are remnants of bunkers and supplies.
It was built in the 17th century and, in 1999, adapted by architects Paul Lobo and Amedeo Mandolesi to hotel and restaurant.

Contacts


Avenida do Brasil, 4480
4480-659,Vila do Conde

    Characteristics


  • Easy external parking
  • Castles & Fortresses
  • True

    opening hours


  • tuesday: 10:00-13:00, 14:30-18:00
  • wednesday: 10:00-13:00, 14:30-18:00
  • thursday: 10:00-13:00, 14:30-18:00
  • friday: 10:00-13:00, 14:30-18:00

Monuments near Forte de São João Baptista / Fortaleza de Nossa Senhora da Assunção

Aqueduto de Vila do Conde / Aqueduto de Santa Clara


18th century work also known as Aqueduct of the convent, consisting of a long arched colonnades, today partially ruined. It is an artificial channel built from…

Capela de Nossa Senhora da Guia


Temple founded in the centuries XIV\/XV, suffered changes in later centuries. Outside the Chapel is topped by a large dome. Inside deserve particular reference…

Capela de Nossa Senhora do Socorro


Chapel founded in 1603, has a square plan, covered by a huge dome and cornice surmounted by lily flowers. Highlights the grave emblazoned Loh pilot and his wif…

Igreja de São João Baptista / Igreja Matriz de Vila do Conde


In this church constructed in 1496, it stands out the main façade sided by bell towers from the 17th century, presenting a magnificent Manueline doorway, laced…

Convento e Igreja de Santa Clara


A Igreja de Santa Clara, do século XIV, apresenta uma estrutura gótica, com alguns acréscimos renascentistas. Na Capela dos Fundadores – do século XVI – encon…

Are you going to Vila do Conde?

See the suggestions of places to visit we have for you!

Best Of  in Vila do Conde

What do do near Forte de São João Baptista / Fortaleza de Nossa Senhora da Assunção