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Castelo de Viana do Alentejo
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Daniel C
N 38° 19.920 W 008° 00.111
29S E 587239 N 4243123
Quick Description: A castle located in the town centre of Viana do Alentejo.
Location: Évora, Portugal
Date Posted: 4/14/2011 7:03:30 AM
Waymark Code: WMB789
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Blue Man
Views: 3

Long Description:
King D. Dinis gave a sum of money for the erection of this building in 1313. In the 15th century the curtain, the battlements and the pyramidal tower endings were raised and rendered. Five cylindrical towers stand out for their essentially Gothic military architecture, evoking the drawing of French castles. It has an octagonal plant (National Monument).
Accessibility: Full access

Condition: Intact

Admission Charge?: no

Website: Not listed

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