ACTIVITIES

Seeking to allow all those who do not visit a deep knowledge about the Church and the Tower of St. George of the Castle, we offer for this purpose a set of activities of diversified character, taking you to travel in time giving you moments of great fun, discovery and emotion.

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FIGOMADURO CONCERT

Our first concert in Church of Santa Cruz do Castelo will start the best way possible. The FigoMaduro Band will enchant you with their voices, instruments and all their talent. His first public appearance was almost nineteen years ago, when Pope John Paul II visited Portugal. Five years later, in 2005, they consolidated the Group with its own identity styles: classical, religious, pop and traditional. Since then, they participated in hundreds of concerts: to Pope Benedict XVI in 2010, St. Peter's Square in Rome 2013 and several presentations on Portuguese TV channels.

Event date: June, 08 - 2019 | 16H00

Price ticket: 5 euros

Duration: 60 min

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EXCELLENT WINES HAVE EXCELLENT STORIES

The highest tower of ancientLisbon, standing on the 12th century wall, will offer you, far from all the crowds, a unique and exclusive experience to the Portugal's History: the Wine, a result of the traditions of the various civilizations that Portuguese wine in the largest "treasure of local castes", the panoramic view to the past: a part of the Castle of St. George, the Monastery and Church of St. Vincent, the National Pantheon and all the surroundings of the oldest districts of lisbon, without missing the Tagus River, where the boats departed to discover other lands. Touch the bells that for more than 200 years give the hours to those who live there. Explore and experience the history of one of Europe's oldest cities.

Event date: Permanent | 6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. or 7:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Price ticket: 90 euros per participant

Important: Limited a 8 participants per wine tasting. Reservations- maximum 24 hours in advance

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Autonomous Visit

You can visit the church and climb the tower autonomously. You can do it alone or as a family. Enjoy the visit and share your photos with hashtag #chapeudebronze.

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Guided visit

The guided visits give you the opportunity to get to know the Church of the Holy Cross of the Castle, based on a customized approach to its several historical realities, since this temple is deeply linked with the history of the city of Lisbon itself. These visits can be presented in Portuguese, Spanish, English and French.

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Group visit

The group visit can be accomplished alone or conducted by specialized guides. The route is the equivalent of the general circuit of the Church of the Holy Cross of the Castle and its contents can be adjusted by taking into account the audience to which it is intended. These are available in 4 languages: Portuguese, English, Spanish and French.

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Workshops

The Church of the Holy Cross of the Castle develops throughout the year several workshops suited to different audiences (children, young people and adults), connected with the creativity and the ability to develop new skills in several different areas, always contributing to the educational appreciation of the cultural heritage.