15 January to 16 March: temporary closure under the current State of Emergency

Moss and Cork - Restoring the Capuchos Convent





With accessibility obstacles, uneven surfaces and staircases. Comfortable footwear suitable for walking recommended.


‘Moss and Cork – Restoring the Capuchos Convent’ reveals the complexities of one of the most delicate restoration operations in Parques de Sintra’s 20-year history. The visit will be led by experts in engineering, conservation and restoration, who will explain the approach taken to the project, which aimed to find a balance between the stability and safety of the structures and preserve the historic and material identity of this heritage site.


Dates/times on request


Per participant
60 €
Per family (2 adults + 2 children up to 12 years old)
130 €

Previous Booking / Payment Term

Visits and Complements: 72 hours in advance


You can make your experience even more memorable with the following complements to your visit:


Menu: Pork loin, cheese and lettuce sandwich; rustic bread with chorizo; quiche; savouries; cake or muffin; salad; french fries; queijadas de Sintra (traditional cheesecakes); fruit; water; juice; tea or coffee

Price 2 people: 38 €

Family price (2 adults + 2 children up to 12 years old): 52 €


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