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Image for Palácio Nacional de Sintra - Sintra, Portugalview gallery

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Portuguese Historical Markers Palácio Nacional de Sintra - Sintra, Portugal

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The Sintra national palace is unique amongst the royal mediaeval palaces in Portugal and the town’s most distinctive building.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 12/3/2012

last visited: 9/26/2013

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Portuguese Historical Markers Museu Calouste Gulbenkian - Lisboa, Portugal

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Museu Calouste Gulbenkian (Calouste Gulbenkian Museum) is a museum in Lisbon, Portugal, containing a collection of ancient, and some modern art.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 12/13/2011

last visited: 8/21/2007

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Portuguese Historical Markers Estufa Fria - Lisboa, Portugal

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The Estufa Fria (Cold Greenhouse) is a garden located in the Parque Eduardo VII, in Lisbon.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 12/6/2011

last visited: 8/21/2007

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Portuguese Historical Markers Fundação Arpad Szenes-Vieira da Silva - Lisboa, Portugal

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The Arpad Szenes-Vieira da Silva Foundation is the institution that houses the Museum and Research and Documentation Centre dedicated to artists Arpad Szenes and Maria Helena Vieira da Silva and aimed at the dissemination and study of their work.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 12/6/2011

last visited: 7/4/2013

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Portuguese Historical Markers Inicio da Revolução Republicana - Lisbon, Portugal

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This is an interesting historical marker in Lisbon, not only because of the events described but also because of the marker itself: it's old.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 1/6/2015

last visited: never

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Portuguese Historical Markers Jardim da Estrela - Lisboa, Portugal

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The Estrela Garden is a public garden in Lisbon, one of the oldest.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 11/28/2011

last visited: never

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Portuguese Historical Markers Rua do Benformoso - Lisboa, Portugal

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This historical mark is part of an urban walking trail, being the current station dedicated to a street: Rua do Benformoso

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 3/2/2014

last visited: never

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Portuguese Historical Markers Coliseu dos Recreios - Lisboa, Portugal

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Coliseu dos Recreios or Coliseu de Lisboa is a concert hall in Lisbon, Portugal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 1/25/2012

last visited: never

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Portuguese Historical Markers Ginjinha do Rossio - Lisboa, Portugal

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This historical marker is located outside "Ginjinha do Rossio", the most famous spot in the city where you can drink the Ginjinha

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 4/14/2011

last visited: 10/9/2011

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Portuguese Historical Markers Arco da Bandeira - Lisboa

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The Arco da Bandeira is a landmark of downtown Lisbon, a beautiful example of architecture named after Marquis de Pombal period.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SUp3rFM & Cruella

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 11/20/2011

last visited: never

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Portuguese Historical Markers Mosteiro de São Vicente de Fora - Lisboa, Portugal

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The Church or Monastery of São Vicente de Fora is a 17th century church and monastery in Lisbon, Portugal. It´s one of the most important mannerist buildings in the country and also the burial site of most Portuguese Kings of the House of Braganza.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 11/25/2011

last visited: 1/4/2013

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Portuguese Historical Markers Castelo de S. Jorge - Lisboa, Portugal

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This historical marker is located at the entrance to the Castelo de São Jorge in Lisboa, Portugal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 4/22/2011

last visited: 7/8/2012

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Portuguese Historical Markers Cerca Moura - Lisbon, Portugal

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This sign is right near a statue St. Vincent and across the street from the Museum of Artes Decorativas in the Alfama neighborhood of Lisbon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 9/22/2013

last visited: 9/22/2013

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Portuguese Historical Markers Cerca Velha - Lisbon, Portugal

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This sign informs us of the "Old Fence" Lisbon's ancient defensive system.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 2/3/2015

last visited: 9/22/2013

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Portuguese Historical Markers Igreja de São Miguel de Alfama - Lisboa, Portugal

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The Church of São Miguel is located in the parish of São Miguel, in Lisbon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 1/25/2012

last visited: never

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Portuguese Historical Markers Ingreja de Santo Antonio - Lisbon, Portugal

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Pope John Paul II unveiled the statue of Saint Anthony here in 1982.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Metro2

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 4/5/2015

last visited: 9/22/2013

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Portuguese Historical Markers Museu Nacional de Arte Antiga - Lisboa, Portugal

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This historical marker is promoted by the City of Lisbon and by the Tourism Board of Lisbon and marks the National Museum of Art.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Torgut

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 8/12/2013

last visited: never

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Portuguese Historical Markers Igreja do Corpo Santo - Lisboa

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Igreja do Corpo Santo, perto do Cais do Sodré. Igreja do Corpo Santo, near Cais do Sodré..

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RuiJSDuarte

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 2/19/2014

last visited: never

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Portuguese Historical Markers Arco da Rua Augusta - Lisboa, Portugal

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The Arco de Triunfo in Praça do Comércio was projected in 1759 and its construction began in the beginning of the Pombalina urbanisation.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 5/29/2013

last visited: 9/22/2013

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Portuguese Historical Markers Portal de Nossa Senhora da Conceição Velha - Lisbon, Portugal

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An historical marker is located at the Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Conceição, a beautiful church representing one of the last remnants of the Manueline (or Portuguese late Gothic) architectural style in the city of Lisbon, Portugal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 4/13/2011

last visited: 9/22/2013

Image for Museu Nacional de Arqueologia - Lisboa, Portugalview gallery

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Portuguese Historical Markers Museu Nacional de Arqueologia - Lisboa, Portugal

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The National Archaeology Museum of Lisbon is located in Lisbon, Portugal. It is one of the most important Portuguese museums dedicated to Archaeology.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member tmob

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 1/25/2012

last visited: 9/25/2013

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Portuguese Historical Markers Padrão dos Descobrimentos - Lisbon - Portugal

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Padrão dos descobrimentos was originally built in 1940 in order to celebrate the Portuguese discoveries of the 16th century.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member laranja

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 10/29/2011

last visited: 9/15/2006

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Commercial CommemorationsInfante D. Henrique - 500 Años - Lisboa, Portugal

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The Padrão dos Descobrimentos was build as part of the commemorations to celebrate the fifth centennial of the death of Infante Henry the Navigator.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 5/25/2013

last visited: 8/8/2000

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Commercial CommemorationsLiga dos Combatentes - 80 Años - Lisboa, Portugal

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To celebrate the its 80 years the Liga dos Combatentes opened the new museum of the combatant.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member razalas

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 5/25/2013

last visited: 9/25/2013

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Signs of HistoryCeleiro da Vala - Salvaterra de Magos, Portugal

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The Celeiro da Vala (Vala Barn) is an old Royal Barn adapted for cultural purposes.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member manchanegra

location: Lisboa, Portugal

date approved: 3/1/2012

last visited: never

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