Monastery of Jesus
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Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 1:30 PM
Tips from locals
The actual Museum of Aveiro is installed into the Old Convent of Jesus of the Dominican Female Community and this sins. It is one of the oldest Convents in the city of Aveiro, it remains from the 15th century. Now it is a museum of Religious Arts. The entrance price is 5 €
Located within the grandiose Convento de Jesus, this museum is regarded as one of the most significant sacred arts museums in the country.
The Princess D. Joana, daughter of the King D. Afonso V, entered this house in 1472, leading a saint life. Therefore in 1693 she was beatified. The Convent became famous mostly because of the presence of Princess Saint Joana and her religious cult. The Museum of Aveiro presents a visit circuit with…