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.

Facts & Stats on Convento do Carmo

Go Historic ID
318433
Names
Convento do Carmo
Carmelite Convent
Museu Arqueológico do Carmo
Dates
1389

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Largo do Carmo
Lisbon, Portugal
Contact
21/346-0473

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Convento do Carmo - Lisbon, Portugal