There are 4,05 million for works on three monuments in the Algarve

Reprogramming foresees another 40 million euros of investment across the country

Arco da Vila, in Faro – Photo: Pablo Sabater | Sul Informação (file)

The Walls and Almedina Gate of Silves Castle (2,2 million euros), the Tower and walls of the Fortress of Sagres (1,6 ME) and the Arco da Vila, in Faro (250.000 euros) are the three monuments in the Algarve that will receive support as part of the reprogramming of the Recovery and Resilience Plan (PRR) for Cultural Heritage, announced yesterday by the Minister of Culture.

The reprogramming foresees a further 40 million euros of investment and interventions in 29 monuments, archaeological sites and museums across the country.

According to the Ministry of Culture, the 40 million euros resulting from the reprogramming join the 150 million initially planned for the rehabilitation of the cultural heritage and the new 29 interventions in addition to the 49 already programmed.

The reprogramming also includes the construction of a new building for the installation of the National Sound Archive, in Mafra, in an investment of 4,5 million euros.

The rescheduling and the list were announced yesterday by Minister Pedro Adão e Silva, in Évora.

Complete list:

Frei Manuel do Cenáculo Museum (Évora) – intervention in the Church of Mercês – 900.000 euros

Museum of Lamego – renovation of the permanent exhibition – 1,3 million euros (ME)

National Museum of Music (Mafra) – museography of the permanent exhibition – 700.000 euros

National Museum of Machado de Castro (Coimbra) – intervention in the Church of Almedina – 1,5 ME

Miranda Land Museum (Miranda do Douro) – 700.000 euros

Shelter of Lagar Velho, archaeological site (Leiria) – 900.000 euros

Village Arch (Faro) – 250.000 euros

Casa das Artes (Porto) – rehabilitation and infrastructure – 850.000 euros

Convent of Saudação (Montemor-o-Novo) – 5,9 ME

Fort of S. Filipe (Setúbal) – 1,1 ME

Colégio Church – Santo Inácio de Loyola (Angra do Heroísmo) – 600.000 euros

Mother Church of Freixo de Espada à Cinta (Freixo de Espada à Cinta) – 1,2 ME

Mother Church of Vila do Conde – 250.000 euros

Santa Clara Monastery Church (Vila do Conde) – 1,65 ME

Church of Nossa Senhora das Salvas (Sines) – 450.000 euros

Church of S. João Baptista and Interpretive Center of the Fortress of S. João Baptista (Angra do Heroísmo) – 700.000 euros

Monastery of Santa Clara-a-Nova (Coimbra) – 1,1 ME

Serra do Pilar Monastery (Vila Nova de Gaia) – 1,2 ME

Walls of Alcácer do Sal (Alcácer do Sal) – 1,6 ME

Walls of Castelo Mendo (Almeida) – 1,7 ME

Walls and Castle of Trancoso (Trancoso) – 890.000 euros

Walls of Pinhel (Pinhel) – 360.000 euros

Walls and Gate of Almedina de Silves (Silves) – 2,2 ME

Walls of Santarém (Santarém) – 2,5 ME

Organ of the Sé da Guarda (Guarda) – 450.000 euros

S. Lourenço Palace (Funchal) – 1,85 ME

Viseu Cathedral (Viseu) – 800.000 euros

Tower and walls of the Fortress of Sagres (Vila do Bispo) – 1,6 ME

Roman Villa of Torre de Palma (Monforte) – 300.000 euros