Portugal

Assembly of the Republic, São Bento Palace, Lisbon, Portugal

The Assembly of the Republic is the legislative body of the Portuguese State. It is the second sovereign body of…

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Gallery of Presidents, São Bento Palace

In the Gallery of Presidents, which gives access to the Office of the President of the Assembly of the Republic,…

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Noble Hall, São Bento Palace

The Noble Hall, intended for official receptions, was built in the 40s of the 20th century, according to the project…

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Hall of Lost Steps, São Bento Palace

At the top of the Noble Staircase, the Sala dos Passos Perdidos, adjacent to the Sala das Sessões, functions as…

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Sessions Room, São Bento Palace

The Sala das Sessões, opened in 1903, was designed by the architect Ventura Terra after a violent fire in 1895…

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Library and Archive, São Bento Palace

The Passos Manuel Library, as it became known in October 2017, is a specialized library, whose main objective is to…

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Ground floor, São Bento Palace

Begun to be erected in 1598 by the Benedictine order, under the design of Arch. Baltasar Álvares, and in use…

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São Jorge Castle, Lisbon, Portugal

São Jorge Castle is a historic castle in the Portuguese capital of Lisbon, located in the freguesia of Santa Maria…

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National Pantheon, Lisbon, Portugal

The National Pantheon is intended to honor and perpetuate the memory of Portuguese citizens who have distinguished themselves for services…

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Interpretation Center, National Pantheon of Portugal

Three hundred years of troubled construction of the National Pantheon originated the proverb "Obras de Santa Engracia", meaning any work…

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Dina Salvador: The Power of the Sublime, National Pantheon of Portugal

The photography exhibition "The Power of the Sublime", by Dina Salvador, opened at the high choir of the National Pantheon.…

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Fado Museum, Lisbon, Portugal

The Fado Museum was inaugurated on 25 of September of 1998 and is a museum devoted to the universe of…

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Church of Saint Roch, Lisbon, Portugal

The Igreja de São Roque (Church of Saint Roch) is a Roman Catholic church in Lisbon, Portugal. It was the…

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Relics and Reliquaries, Saint Roch Church Museum

Relics and reliquaries at the Church of São Roque in Lisbon is distinguished by an unparalleled collection of relics and…

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Saint Roch and the Plague, Saint Roch Church Museum

The Museu de São Roque is located in the church and the professed house of São Roque (Saint Roch), former…

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