Convento do Carmo Lisbon, Portugal

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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.

Facts & Stats on Convento do Carmo

Go Historic ID
318433
Names
Convento do Carmo
Carmelite Convent
Museu Arqueológico do Carmo
Categories
Styles
Street Address
Largo do Carmo
Coordinates
38.712086° N, 9.140357° W
Phone Number
21/346-0473

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Article Title
Convento do Carmo (Lisbon, Portugal)
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Holly Hayes
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March 29, 2015