Convento do Carmo Lisbon, Portugal

Convento do Carmo
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This partially ruined Carmelite convent was Lisbon's largest until it was severely damaged in the 1755 earthquake. Today open-air summer orchestral concerts are held beneath its majestic archways.

Go Historic ID
248682
Best Known As
Convento do Carmo
Full Name
Convento do Carmo
Also Known As
Carmelite Convent
Museu Arqueológico do Carmo
Coordinates
38.712086° N, 9.140357° W  (map)
Address
Largo do Carmo
Lisbon, Portugal
Tags
Gothic style/period
Lisbon Lisbon District, Portugal
Europe continent
Portugal Europe
Phone
21/346-0473