Attractions

Church in Sant Mateu

Iglesia Arciprestal

Just off the plaza, this Gothic village church has a Romanesque portal and a fine interior. The frescoed neo-classical side chapel has a macabre reliquary with a skeleton apparently dressed for a local Moorish and C…
Church in Sant Mateu

Ermita de la Mare de Déu dels Àngels

Follow signs from the Plaza Mayor to this loveable chapel perched on a rocky hillside, a 2.5km drive, or somewhat shorter walk, away. It was a monastery until the Spanish Civil War and preserves a baroque chapel wit…
Museum in Sant Mateu

Museo les Presons

Underneath what was once the town hall, these two thick-walled medieval dungeons are atmospheric and backed up by an exhibition of farm tools and other ethnographic implements. Ask at number 32 if you find it closed…
Museum in Sant Mateu

Museo Paleontológico

This impressive private fossil collection in a house just beyond the town walls has some excellent pieces.