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MISERICÓRDIA’S CHURCH

Property of the Santa Casa da Misericórdia of Campo Maior.

Baroque temple, attached to a hospital and with a sacristy to SE. It includes two bell towers and inside there is a single nave.

Founded in 1592 by João Vicente do Castelo, it underwent several changes over the next three centuries. For many decades it was used as a mortuary chapel by the local population.

In 2011 it underwent conservation and restoration works and is currently not in regular use, nor is it open to the public.

Location

Igreja