Almendres Cromlech, Evora

Cromeleque dos Almendres, Alentejo, Portugal
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Boasting a spectacular hillside location among olive and cork trees, this stone circle is the most important megalithic site in Portugal. Its 96 standing stones were arranged in an oval in 5000-4000 BCE.

Go Historic ID
318448
Short URL
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Names
Almendres Cromlech
Address

Evora, Portugal
Coordinates
38.557621° N, 8.061256° W
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Timeline

c. -5000
Almendres Cromlech erected in Portugal

The Almendres Cromlech, consisting of 96 stones arranged in an oval, is erected in Portugal.