Saint Catherine Chapel

The Saint Catherine Chapel was the first religious building in Madeira, dated 1425, in the early days of settlement of the island. Currently, this chapel is part of the Santa Catarina Park. This is one of the most representative Manueline style monuments on the island, characterized by certain architectural elements such as arches, columns and arches striped

This small porched chapel still maintains construction elements from the early 16th century. In this building there are decorative elements of Manueline architecture, such as the Cross of Christ, the baptismal font in carved ashlar and the small bell tower.