Igreja da Misericórdia de Aljezur (Aljezur Misericórdia Church)

A 16th century church rebuilt after the 1755 earthquake. The doorway is in the Renaissance style and it has an art collection comprising a number of pieces of religious art, including the flags of the Irmandade da Misericórdia (Mercy Confraternity) and some 18th and 19th century statues.
In an annex, there is a small museum of religious art where visitors can see objects connected with the liturgical seasons of the Catholic Church and also some personal items belonging to the patron of the museum, Monsenhor Manuel Francisco Pardal.

Additional Information

County: Aljezur

Phone: +351 282 998 415 (Santa Casa da Misericórdia)

VisitPortugal URL: https://visitalgarve.pt/en/435/igreja-da-misericordia-de-aljezur-aljezur-misericordia-church.aspx


Coordinates: 37.319272,-8.804149