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Penha Sanctuary is situated on top of a mountain and you can get there by cable car and suddenly have great views of Guimaraes.
The Sanctuary of the Rock is a unique example of religious architecture by the architect Marques da Silva. In 1930, the famous architect, a true friend of Penha, was in charge of the project and site selection. Work began on August 6 in the same année.Inauguré in 1947, is an emblematic work of the architect of Guimarães.

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