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"La Catedral / The Cathedral" Cathedral - Se Tip by elpariente

Cathedral - Se, Silves: 14 reviews and 33 photos


La Catedral de Silves, es del siglo XIII y está dedicada a Nuestra Señora de la Concepción, fue construida con Gres de Silves , igual que el castillo , una arena de color rojizo .
De estilo gótico y con planta de cruz latina, se puede resaltar el ábside que tiene tres capillas, el pórtico de la fachada principal con capiteles góticos y la fachada sur, llamada Puerta del Sol, de estilo rococó y que es del siglo XVIII.

Silves Cathedral it was built in the thirteenth century and is dedicated to Our Lady of Conception, it was built with Gres from Silves, like the castle, a reddish-colored sand.
Gothic and with Latin cross plan, you can highlight the apse with three chapels, the portico of the main facade with Gothic capitals and the south facade, called Puerta del Sol, in rococo style and it was built on the eighteenth century.

Address: Rua da Se
Directions: Near the castle
Phone: +351 282 442 472

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Feb 8, 2011
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