The Church and Convent of the Savior were founded in this place in the beginning of 17th century, in a part of the palace of the Counts of Sortelha.
The Convent was largely demolished in 1942, with the opening of Rua da Olivença and construction of the CTT building. It remained only the tower of the Old Fence and the contiguous claustrim, adapted to seat of the Regional Direction of the Monuments of the South. The Church was inaugurated in 1610 and has in its interior polychrome tile floors, where the altar frontals of the type Indo-Portuguese, from around 1650. It is also noted the golden carving of the altars.
Address: Rua do Salvador, 2, 7000-509 Évora, Portugal
Phone: +351 266 746 560
Schedule (All Year):
- Tuesday to Friday from 09:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 02:00 p.m. to 04:00 p.m.
- Saturday from 11:00 a.m. to 01:00 p.m. and 03:00 p.m. to 05:00 p.m.
Price: Free Entrance.
More Info: Regional Direction of Alentejo's Culture