Capela Dos Ossos (Bone Chapel) Evora, Portugal

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Part of a Franciscan church, the remarkable Chapel of Bones was lined with human bones and skulls in the 16th century as a reminder of immortality.

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318429
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Praça 1 de Maio
Coordinates
38.568968° N, 7.908568° W
Phone
26/670-45-21

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Capela Dos Ossos (Bone Chapel) (Evora, Portugal)
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April 11, 2015