Caminha

Igreja Matriz de Caminha

Monuments | Religious Architecture

Structurally following the Gothic model of a church-fortress with three staggered naves and a tower, this temple, started around 1488, seems to have ignored the so-called "Manueline", which is only visible in the top end garland and Mudejar ceiling. On the other hand, it presents an innovative Renaissance language in the axial, and south lateral portals and in the triumphal arch of the chapel of Senhor dos Navegantes, with influences from the Spanish Plateresque.

Caminha

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Schedule

July to September: Wednesday to Sunday, 10 am to 6 pm
April to June and October: Friday to Sunday: 10 am to 6 pm
November to March: 14h00-17h00

Price

Free entry

Contact

Tel .: 351 258 921 952, +351 226 197 080
Email: turismo@cm-caminha.pt, dsbc.drcn@culturanorte.gov.pt

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